2005 Buick Rendezvous Ratings

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Buick Rendezvous 2005
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    2005 Buick Rendezvous

    Pros: Favorites would be driver information center and and steering wheel mounted radio controls

    Cons: It's a little hard for a short person to get in due to height from ground

    I usually avg 25 -27 mpg on highway. Great car and is so comfortable., has good AC unit,handles well and I'd buy a new one if they still made it.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2005 Buick Rendezvous

    Mechanical Dissapointment

    Pros: Riding Comfort

    Cons: Mechanical failures

    We traded our 2005 Rendezvous with 40,000 miles on a 2010 Honda CRV. The mechanical record on this car was terrible Spent over 3,000 dollars in repairs.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? No
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    2005 Buick Rendezvous

    Comfort and class

    Pros: overall design

    Cons: marginal power

    Comfortable,handsome and practical vehicle. Absolutely no problems. My only desire would be for a bit more power.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 2 years
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    2005 Buick Rendezvous

    Fantastic

    Pros: Comfort, dependability and low cost of operation

    Cons: The only negative is the rear hatchback is heavy to open and close.

    A great vehicle. This car has been great to me and my family. I've had the car for 5 years and 72K miles. It has needed only basic maintenance. I usually get a new car every 3-4 years, but I hate to give this up and I haven't found anything out there that is comparable. The gas mileage has been good, performance, etc.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2005 Buick Rendezvous - Ultra FWD

    Pros: Comfortable ride

    Cons: Gas mileage and vilibility to rear

    Advice: See review above

    Comfortable car on the road. Power not what I would have expected from the engine. Mileage 17/21 on awd model. Well short of rating which was a major deciding factor on purchase. Visibility to rear is poor to the point of being dangerous if angel parked. Storage behind third seat is non-existant because of shape of the hatch. If you take more than 4 people, it better be just for a ride. If you have 4 people in the car there is no place to hang clothes.

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    2005 Buick Rendezvous - Ultra FWD

    Pros: Interior Room

    Cons: Gas Mileage

    Advice: Get the larger engine

    Being on the larger size, I really was impressed with the interior comfort. The Ultra model has all of the bells and whistles included and comes with the largerer engine which is a must. The ride is smooth, but could be quieter. The gas mileage is nowhere near the published figures, and due to the high back seats in the front and rear, visibility can be a problem.

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    2005 Buick Rendezvous - CX AWD

    Pros: style

    Cons: seat kept moving up

    Advice: don' t wait go buy it

    I JUST LIVED THRU A T-BONE CRASH ON MY LEFT SIDE. THE OTHER DRIVER WAS GOING OVER 45MPH IN A TRUCK.. ALL EMERGENCY HELPERS AND FIREMEN ATTENDING THE CRASH SITE SAID I SHOULD BE DEAD.. WHEN THE INSURACE SETTLES I WILL BUY ANOTHER RENDEZVOUS... I KNOW GOD WAS ON MY SIDE TOO.