1983 Volvo 760 Reviews

1983 Volvo 760 GLE V6 from North America

Model year1983
Year of manufacture1983
First year of ownership1983
Most recent year of ownership2010
Engine and transmission V6 Automatic
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 5 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 5 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 3 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.4 / 10
Distance when acquired200 kilometres
Most recent distance167000 kilometres

Summary:

Great car, but upkeep is expensive.

Faults:

Engine is prone to overheating... have to watch the temperature gauge very closely.

Heater/AC is now acting up... sometimes the fan works, sometimes not..

General Comments:

Solid, safe, reliable car.

Lots of passenger room plus large trunk space..

Great acceleration, and handles well.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 3rd September, 2010

1983 Volvo 760 GLE 2.8L B28F motor from Australia and New Zealand

Model year1983
Year of manufacture1983
First year of ownership2003
Most recent year of ownership2005
Engine and transmission 2.8L B28F motor Automatic
Performance marks 5 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 2 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 3 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.2 / 10
Distance when acquired280000 kilometres
Most recent distance305000 kilometres
Previous carSAAB 900

Faults:

Nothing, just needs a lot of ongoing maintenance.

General Comments:

This is a great safe reliable car if it has been well maintained and a smooth cruising mobile.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 6th July, 2005

Average review marks: 5.3 / 10, based on 2 reviews