1999 Volvo V70 2.4L 5-cyl. Turbo 4-speed Automatic Consumer Review - Volvo Does Not Get It
ADVERTISEMENT

1999 Volvo V70 Wagon - Consumer Review

Average Consumer Rating

52 Total Reviews

All Models

ADVERTISEMENT
Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display
ADVERTISEMENT
Performance
Comfort
Value
Fun-to-Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
2 of 2 people found this review helpful
Volvo Does Not Get It
By V70 on

Vehicle

1999 Volvo V70 GLT Turbo 4dr Wagon

Review

My 2nd Volvo Wagon. Surprised to find it listed as a luxury car. The tan on my leather wrapped steering wheel comes off on my hand. I drive with my right hand on the passenger seat to keep it from rattling and the car has a rough idle(dealer says idle is "normal"). The V70 has distinguished itself by racking up over $1,500 in non-routine- maintainance costs in the seven months since the warranty expired. Other components had failed under the warranty period. Now that Subaru has turbocharged the Forester and is offering a leather package, guess what my next wagon will be? Originally bought a Volvo because of the reputation for safety AND durability.

Favorite Features

Comfortable seats, size of car.

Suggested Improvements

Quality design, quality parts, and quality control have become "minimum" requirements for survival in the consumer marketplace. Suggest Volvo tries to achieve the minimum.
Recommend (2) (0)
Report it
Comments (0) Post a Comment
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

Nearby Inventory Zip Code UPDATE
 
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411