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1998 Buick Park Avenue

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Vehicle Highlights

Information shown for entry-level Sedan.

Fuel Economy:
City 17/Hwy 26/Comb 20 MPG
Max Seating: 6
Engine: V6, 3.8 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

1998 Buick Park Avenue Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.9
Out of 10

Based on 345 Ratings for the 1997 - 2005 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.1/10
    Quality
    9.1/10
  • Reliability
    9.2/10
    Performance
    9.2/10
  • Comfort
    9.4/10
    Styling
    9.0/10

for amount of miles car runs execlnt

By on Wednesday, June 17, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 195,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
Not Rated
Reliability
Not Rated
Quality
Not Rated
Performance
Not Rated
Styling
Not Rated
Comfort
Not Rated

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"new brakes and rotors and all warrented two years todays date -- tires have only 10,000 miles with warrenty of 50,000- everything works- power windows all lights electrial- with 1 year battery- preuim chrome 18 inch rims - air works heat works wipers work just fine m washers work just fine rain sensitive wiper work just fine varable speed 18 cd player with auto select or randum- no rust underbody has no rust- no accidents ever- new bearings 15,000 miles ago-- pres. miles 195000 .."

3 people out of 4 found this review helpful

BOUGHT FOR A SECOND CAR-1997 BUICK PARK AVE...

By on Friday, May 29, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 157,500

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
7/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "LOADED UP CAR--RETAIL PRICE WAS OVER 30K"

Cons: "BIG CAR"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"BOUGHT CAR AS I NEEDED A SECOND CAR.... THIS CAR IS A BEAST...HAS 157,500 MILES, BUT RUNS GREAT!! SMOOTH RIDE..GREAT ON GAS....EVERY THING STILL WORKS... WINDOWS ARE A LITTLE SLOW GOING UP AND DOWN STARTING TO RUST A LITTLE..LITTLE NOT MUCH.. LEATHER...LOADED-POWER EVERYTHING... JUST A VERY NICE CAR FOR....PAID 1K AND WELL WORTH IT!!! HEADLIGHTS WERE CLOUDY..BUT THEY BUFFED RIGHT OUT!!"

2 people out of 3 found this review helpful

GREAT CAR-RUNS SMOOTH-NO MAJOR ISSUES

By on Wednesday, May 06, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 157,500

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"GREAT CAR GREAT ON GAS SMOOTH RIDE GOOD SOLID RUNNING CAR MINOR RUST ON BOTTOM OF DOORS... NO MAJOR PROBLEMS..."

2 people out of 4 found this review helpful

Best Car I have ever owned

By on Monday, April 06, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 198,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Best Car I have ever owned, and my second Buick Park Avenue. I bought the 1999 model because of the success and value I had driving my 1985 Buick Park Ave. I am still driving my current 1999, even though it has 198,000+ miles. It has been well maintained through the years and has just now, 2015, shown some rust discoloration along the inside edge of the door. I refuse to trade it in because at age 73 a retiree cannot afford the price of a new one. The only thing wrong is that the leather on the driver side is now beginning to wear out. I will keep this car until it no longer runs. I have no complaints other than that it is quite expensive to replace computer driven parts, such as the heating/cooling. It cost $500 in 2014 to get the heating/air conditioning - considering it had a 185,000 miles, not too bad a fix. I will drive it until it stops, just to see how far over 200,000 it will go. I plan to repair the leather seat rather than sell the car....Keefer"

5 people out of 8 found this review helpful

Only quality problem brackets holding seat control

By on Saturday, March 21, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 110,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
Not Rated
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
7/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Condition"

Cons: "Old tires should be replaced because of date"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"This vehicle Park Ave Buick with engine type cannot be replaced, Scares one trying to find its replacement .. Only looking for America made... Impossible so far at 100% US. Just cannot bring myself to sell even though the insurance is well over 100.00$ a month. New is even more."

Buick the Best

By on Monday, February 23, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 117,200

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
Not Rated
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Great price for the service and dependability"

Cons: "Bumper coatings could be of better materials"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Buick Park Avenue is one of the best cars in my opinion for overall performance,comfort in driving, smooth ride, easy to see out the windows and good gas mileage for this size car. Why did they quit manufacturing this car? I have owned mine for 15 years and do not want to part with it. I would buy another one just like it if they were available."

7 people out of 11 found this review helpful

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