2008 Saturn VUE Ratings

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Saturn VUE 2008
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    2008 Saturn VUE - 4-Cyl XE FWD

    Pros: Body style

    Cons: Car too heavy for 4 cyl. Saturn should reconsider.

    Advice: Stay away from the 4 cyl.

    The 4 cyl has no power, someone might get injured if they are not aware of the slowness of acceleration. I owned a 2004 VUE which performed much better, this new body style is attractive but the car is too heavy for the motor in my opinion. Somewhere between 40-50 miles per hour it downshifts and you can floor board it and it will hardly move until it is ready to shift, whenever that may be. I also do not get the 18 miles per gallon city they advertise.

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    2008 Saturn VUE - V6 XE AWD

    Pros: on star

    Cons: Burns lots of gas

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    The car is great, but mine vue broke down after not even 2 weeks after purchase and only 800miles. I was told that it was computer problem , and as of right now its still not fixed. Im very upset with the whole situation and b/c of what happened would probably not consider buying another Saturn vehicle.

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    2008 Saturn VUE - V6 XR FWD

    Pros: I like them all the same.

    Cons: leg room

    Advice: Get it loaded

    Rides smooth not enough leg room for driver with long legs

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    2008 Saturn VUE - 4-Cyl XE FWD

    Pros: Ride

    Cons: Power

    Advice: stay away from 4 cylinder engine

    We have purchased the 2008 Saturn Vue XE,which is the 4 cyl. What a mistake, if you are driving this vehicle on the highway,dont try to set the cruise any above 60 MPH, its constantly shifting back and forth, trying to mantain speed.With 1800 miles on it we are considering tradeing it for the 6 cylinder. Other than that its a great vehicle.

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    2008 Saturn VUE - V6 XR FWD

    Pros: Exterior look

    Cons: Interior upper trim for sun glasses

    Advice: You would appreciate any model vehicle with a factory Navigation System.

    The wife and I each owned 2004 VUE's. I later replaced mine with a 2006. The wife bought her 2008 VUE XR a few days ago. With 257 HP, 6 speed auto transmission, interior trim and the very sporty exterior! You CAN'T COMPARE to the double priced SUV's. We are just sorry there was not one available with the navigations system when she bought. With Saturns 30 day/1500 mile return policy, we're looking!