5 of 15 people found this review helpful
anticipate high cost of ownership
By John on
Vehicle2004 Volvo S60 2.5T AWD 4dr Sedan (2.5L 5cyl Turbo 5A)
ReviewI am at 85K miles now. Repairs to date: all valves replaced, power steering pump replaced, multiple hoses replaced; etc. Far higher cost of ownership than prior cars; S60 was supposed to be a field proven model. I can't tell if my dealership is exploiting me or if the car is just built to fall apart. My other vehicle, a 97 Honda Civic, is bombproof - no major repairs, >> 100K miles. I will not buy another Volvo; for the price and maintenance, the math is not compelling.
Best FeaturesComfortable seats; good for long distance driving.
Worst FeaturesNext time, build for reliability.
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