1984 Buick Skyhawk Review

1984 Buick Skyhawk Custom 1.8 from North America

Year of manufacture1984
First year of ownership1984
Most recent year of ownership2001
Engine and transmission 1.8 Manual
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 10 / 10
Comfort marks 10 / 10
Dealer Service marks 9 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
9.6 / 10
Distance when acquired7 miles
Most recent distance282000 miles
Previous carPontiac Grand Prix

Summary:

Fantastic car!

Faults:

First clutch at 150000. Second clutch at 200000. Third clutch at 183,000.

Water pumps every 80,000.

Timing belts every 50,000.

Normal thing like the main computer, oxygen sensor, and fuel filter.

General Comments:

Great car, over 282,000 miles on the engine and transmission. Still going strong.

Too bad GM doesn't make them still.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 15th May, 2001

12th Jul 2001, 12:08

I wish they still made them too. I had 2 of them.

Charlene.

9th Jul 2002, 16:16

They are sure great little cars. I am a college student and love my wagon cause I can put all my stuff in it when I move home for the summer and back in the fall. My SkyHawk has 285,000 on it with the original engine and automatic transmission and still going strong.

Average review marks: 9.6 / 10, based on 1 review