Pontiac Sunfire Ratings

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    2004 Pontiac Sunfire

    7 years +

    Pros: Looks and handling

    Cons: Lack of leg room for driver

    Bought brand new in 2004. I have had no major problems with this car. I change the oil and keep the fluids up and it's performed well. Good car for the money, though I wish there was a bit more leg room.

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

    Perfect for teenage girl

    Pros: gas milage

    Cons: small

    car has required simple maintenance and has been everywhere, has been great economy car

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2005 Pontiac Sunfire - Base

    Pros: Nothing

    Cons: I've owned this vehicle for 2 yrs, almost everything in it has broken down. Timing chain, engine mount, radio, rotors, unbelievable!!

    Advice: I wouldn't recommend this vehicle unless I happen to have gotten a lemon, and in that case I should be recompensated.

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    2005 Pontiac Sunfire - Base

    Pros: gas mileage

    Cons: cup holder placement

    Advice: drive it..

    I love my 2005 sunfire !It is a great car for my price range ! Handles well and has a sleek look that I was looking for in a car. the only draw back I have found is the placement of the cup holders.. and that is it... the rest is awesome !!!

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    2005 Pontiac Sunfire - w/1SV

    Pros: Low cost

    Cons: Low qualtiy and too plastic-like

    Advice: Have heard 1/2 bad and 1/2 good from friends who own sunfires. Don't take the chance Get a carfax report or keep looking

    When I test drove this it was perfect and the price was really low but now I know why. It is a 2005 and 1500mi under warranty (now) and I have taken it to the shop 5 times (no exaggorations) for a low clicking sound I hear randomly as I drive and not over rough roads, just highways and neighborhood streets! as if something under the hood is lose. The plastic dash is annoying and loud and doors sound hollow when slammed. Uncomfortable after a few hours of driving

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    2005 Pontiac Sunfire - Base

    Pros: my favorite feature would have to be the color and the rims.

    Cons: I hated the placement of the cupholders.

    Advice: My advice is to buy this car for a highschool or college student, because of the sporty appearance.

    When i test drove my sunfire sport i fell in lone with it. I would have to say that, for the money, it's one of the best cars on the market. The one feature that caught my eye was the color. It's electric blue with chrome rims and the monsoon sound system. Love and first traffic light.

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    2005 Pontiac Sunfire - Base

    Pros: the front lights

    Cons: stupid hard to change stereo system

    Advice: if you want to put in a aftermarket deck there is a lot of stuff you gotta do first, research it

    pretty good power for a 4 banger