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Pros: Auto Climate Control/Steering Wheel Audio Control
Cons: No change/coin tray
Advice: Lots of good features-get the 2.4T for the extra HP-it's worth it. Shop hard too-prices vary WIDELY.This is a teriffic car, sporty but steady and smooth-Turbo lag is better than my 2002 9-3 Saab. The 17' wheels are like riding a rail on the curves. The controls make sense, lots of good features-
Pros: interiors very comforable
Advice: a lot of car for 35000after i drive this car for 7000 miles i really enjoy ,i know is not vey sport but its the perfect car for me .
Pros: audio controls on the steering wheel
Cons: no place for loose change-major problem if you have to pay tolls and parking
Advice: Buy the Turbo model it includes a lot of features you will want to haveFront seats are very comfortable but not the backseat. I am very happy with the car, have driven 4,000 miles now and have not had 1 single problem.
Pros: Seat memory linked to keyless remote.
Advice: Compare the list of standard options of the 2.4 and the 2.4T. You will see the 2.4T is well worth the extra money.I was suprised how well the S60 handled. My wife has a Mustang and this 'Family' car handles much better. The new body style is a big plus for Volvo. You can tell that Volvo takes a great deal of pride in their vehicles and they put a lot of thought into every aspect of the vehicle. This is a must see and drive vehicle.
Pros: Radio adjustments from the steering wheel
Cons: Drink holders awkward. No place to put loose change.
Advice: Look at several dealers. There is much price differential between dealers.Overall very satisfied with the performance. Accelerates very nicely on highway, for passing etc. I would prefer the steering to be a little tighter, but I have been used to driving a much smaller car. Braking is good. Gas mileage seems pretty good. Very confortable.
Pros: The climate control that lowers fan motor when tempature is reached, but after 6 months it finally works.
Cons: All the problems I have had and still the sun roof rattles.
Advice: Stay clear of this one, now that Ford owns them, stay away.After only 5000 miles on my S60 Volvo I am ready to give up. The car has been back to the dealer already 6 times to repair 5 different problems. I just got the vehicle back yesterday and already I have to take it back for another problem. I would not recommend this vehicle to anyone.