Oldsmobile F-85 Review

1964 Oldsmobile F-85 330 V8 4BBL from North America

Model year1964
Year of manufacture1964
First year of ownership1964
Most recent year of ownership1975
Engine and transmission 330 V8 4BBL Automatic
Performance marks 8 / 10
Reliability marks 8 / 10
Comfort marks 5 / 10
Dealer Service marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 8 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.4 / 10
Distance when acquired1 miles
Most recent distance94289 miles
Previous carOldsmobile 88

Summary:

A pretty good car by the the standards of the mid to late 1960s

Faults:

This 1964 Olds F-85 ran very nicely for almost 11 years, but then ran into some serious engine trouble. The camshaft went, followed by a bad head gasket or gaskets.

General Comments:

This 1964 Olds F-85 had a good combination of power & gas mileage.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 7th July, 2014

Average review marks: 7.4 / 10, based on 1 review