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By Mislcat on Tuesday, August 19, 2014
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 51,000overall rating 9 of 10rating details
Pros: "Very comfortable to drive on long trips"
Cons: "Side visibility is not the greatest; poor design"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9
"Very reliable and extremely comfortable to drive. Very quiet ride and easy handling despite the size. Visibility to the sides from the driver is not the greatest and have to use the convex mirrors for safety. Overall, our Traverse is very good and the appearance is great. We ordered with Diamond White paint as an upgrade with nice alloy wheels and we get many compliments on the look. Would recommend highly as new or used vehicle."
1 person out of 1 found this review helpful
By R. Wilson on Saturday, August 16, 2014
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 4,400overall rating 8 of 10rating details
Cons: "Headrests are very uncomfortable."
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8
"We bought it Nov. 2013 with a tow package. We tow a light weight camper. While the gas mileage isn't that great while under tow (we expected that)it isn't to bad either. We have been very pleased with this vehicle. Our grandson (who is 6'7") can fit in it. Carries 8 easily and he is one of those 8."
11 people out of 19 found this review helpful
By Rob on Wednesday, August 13, 2014
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 3,600overall rating 5 of 10rating details
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 1
"I got zero percent financing and good trade value on my old car plus price was listed $4,000 below sticker, no brainer right? I'll start with the good since it is a short list. I thought the interior looked classy although the fit and finish is nowhere as good as my old Acura MDX. I needed a third row seat and liked that it offers the two captains chairs in the back for easy access to the third row especially with two car seats and a third older child. I like that there is still a decent amount of room behind the third row even with them upright. The hatch opening is a bit smaller than my old MDX and thus limits cargo size on the occasion that I have to move something big. Second row seats are very awkward and difficult to move into the full forward or down position. Ride is super quiet even at highway speeds and smooth too. Steering on the highway seems loose and I must constantly correct inputs to keep it pointed straight. Power is decent especially for a small V6 on a relatively heavy SUV although shifting still feels odd and seems as if there is a delay between romping the gas pedal and the reaction of the drive train. The touch screen requires a heavy touch to activate a control and causes a distraction while driving. Also, the moon roof only provides a mesh cover and fails to keep the sun from completely heating the interior. Stereo sounds great but XM is constantly losing the signal, don't know if it is satellite related or just poor antenna design. Also, navigation seems to be late call directions which can cause you to miss turns. Now the real problems. Oil low level sensor was faulty on delivery of the car. They had to drop the whole motor for a total of almost six days of labor to change a simple switch because GM didn't have seal to fit it. Power passenger mirror that is supposed to tilt down when in reverse fails to return to the upright position intermittently. Dealer says they could not duplicate the problem and has since not returned. After picking up vehicle the left hand turn signal and brake light does not work on my trailers, tried both trailers I own and both have same problem, problem is probably located in vehicle wiring. Then tonight, the front collision alert camera stopped working and the vehicle is telling me to service it. The driver's seat rocks back and forth and is getting progressively worse, another item to be serviced. I also noticed a small hole in the bottom of the primary muffler, I don't know if its supposed to be there but there is exhaust gas escaping from it under the center of the vehicle, this can't be good for occupants and to top it off the alignment has been off since day one. The build quality of this vehicle is atrocious, I wish I never bought it and will have to now bring it back for more warranty work. Chevy did pay for one months car payment but it will no way make up for this. They have forever left a bad taste in my mouth and will probably never buy another one again. Do yourself a favor and look elsewhere for a vehicle."
12 people out of 23 found this review helpful
By Barbie on Saturday, August 09, 2014
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 100,000overall rating 9 of 10rating details
Pros: "The AWD is superior to any 4 wheel drive"
Cons: "The seats really need some work"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10
"Only complaint is the interior is so cheap looking and uncomfortable for passengers"
5 people out of 9 found this review helpful
By Driver on Friday, July 25, 2014
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 3,500overall rating 9 of 10rating details
Pros: "Great for large family, very comfortable, roomy"
Cons: "seat belts are hard to latch"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8
"Large enough to seat 7 people..skinny people in back. Runs like a dream, Gas mileage not so great. Very good car."
7 people out of 11 found this review helpful