2004 Volvo S60 Consumer Review: anticipate high cost of owners
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2004 Volvo S60 - Consumer Review

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2.5T Sedan (2.5L 5-cyl. Turbo AWD 5-speed Automatic)

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3 of 13 people found this review helpful
anticipate high cost of ownership
By John on

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2004 Volvo S60 2.5T AWD 4dr Sedan (2.5L 5cyl Turbo 5A)

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I 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.

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Comfortable seats; good for long distance driving.

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Next time, build for reliability.
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By nbowes
on 10/26/12 15:07 PM (PDT)

sounds to me like guy got hosed by a dealer.

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