. Engine coolant which is also called antifreeze or anti-freeze moves through the inside of your Vue's engine and keeps it from overheating. Also, it doesn't offer some of the technology that's becoming more widely available in the category, like Bluetooth hands-free cell phone connectivity and remote-sensing unlock and start. Didn't like the previous years models but this one is a keeper for me. It looks good and is very reliable. I have had such a surprisingly great experience with this car though that I'd like to share. That started to change last year when Saturn introduced three attractive new models: the Sky, the Outlook and the Aura, but those were in segments Saturn loyalists weren't used to.
Other than that, I am finding more and more things that I love about the vehicle. Almost next to nothing in noise which I love. Very often these cars are rebuilt and sold by deceptive sellers who fail to disclose or even try to hide the salvage information. It just hasn't had many models that people wanted to buy. It has pretty good gas mileage, decent power, handles pretty good, and is very comfortalbe on long trips and great for the family. It comes with a 2.
It weighs a little more than the other pack leaders I test drove. One tiny complaint: the transmission selector didn't operate as smoothly as we'd have expected. Forget everything you know about the Vue, from its dumpy shape to the ill-fitting plastic body panels. Cup holders too low; ignition slot hidden behind the steering wheel; Front seat seating surface needs more thigh support; Drivers seat needs more front to back travel; Uncomfortible lumbar support even when dialed down,especially on long trips. Every year, millions of vehicles in the United States are declared salvage. With all of the safety equipment now installed on the Vue.
A generous helping of high-quality materials and contemporary styling combine in a comfortable and attractive interior. Follow the steps in this video to see how to fix minor coolant antifreeze leaks in your 2008 Saturn Vue. Scarlett nicknamed her and myself have a lot of adventures up ahead!! Overall, this is a good car. You cannot buy a better rig for the money. Consumers do, however, have options to detect mileage fraud.
The interior is ok, but the center console in the front is a tad small with so-so cup holders. Lots of room and the seats are comfortable to sit in. This vehicle is very smooth handling and a pleasure to drive. And its features are sleek. Within a week or two, I found the perfect one.
It also comes in a hybrid version, which is reviewed separately. At the time of purchase the vehicle only had 149,825 km which is very low for the age. The spare tire is in the trunk area under a hatch which I like. A few things to note about coolant is that it is sweet tasting and highly toxic, so it can end up in the dog's stomach pretty quickly. So if anything happens, it's already covered!!! These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Then it ran, then it stopped.
Nice little change if you get bored with your hands lol. We would have liked more lateral support while cornering, but the seats are otherwise comfortable and a definite improvement compared with the previous model's. Driving the 2007 Vue was totally uninspiring. This is the most reliable car I've owned, its too bad Saturn went under. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey for about 500,000 vehicles, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how 2000 through 2018 vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. The newly badged Saturn Vue or aka Opel from Europe.
Coolant can leak from the reservoir or from the hoses, in 2008 Vues with the 2. In line with Saturn's no-haggle pricing policy, our Fair Purchase Prices have reflected real-world transaction prices right around sticker price. The 169hp in line four cylinder is very peppy and I had it on the freeway doing 80mph easily. Antoine, Ed Loh, Scott Mortara, Julia LaPalme, and I are going to need some seriously distillated java-juice to shake off our lunch-induced stupors and formulate some conclusions about these cars. Negatives are the less than ideal gas mileage and my 4 cyl Vue will not win any races. I love the fact that the rear view mirror automatically dims at night so you don't get blinded from the headlights from other cars behind you.
Which is impressive to me. Always protect yourself with safety glasses and gloves when working with the coolant on your Vue. Today, that different little brand no longer has plastic body panels, but it still has one of the highest customer-satisfaction ratings when it comes to the car-buying process. The size and style of the vehicle was everything I wanted the only thing it didn't have was a sunroof, but that's definitely forgivable. This car is absolutely amazing!!! Mileage inconsistency, stolen entries or an excessive amount of previous owners are facts that change the value of your car significantly, whether you know about it or not. I had driven the Rav4 the previous day and would have to say that the 2008 Vue is more fun to drive.