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Audi A3 1.8 SE 5d (2000/W)

Audi A3 1.8 SE 5d (2000/W) - Owner Review

Good handling and comfortable.
3

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Audi A3 (96-03)

Value

3 out of 5

Paying for Audi name.

Costs

2 out of 5

High fuel consumption! High repair costs.

Driving

4 out of 5

Good handling and comfortable.

Performance

4 out of 5

Accelerates well.

Reliability

2 out of 5

Worst reliability of any car I have owned!

Image

4 out of 5

Prestige car image.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Comfortable Alcantara Seats, but mark easily.

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Insurance group: 25

Security

4 out of 5

Alarm and immobiliser as standard.

Service

1 out of 5

Worst dealers ever! Too much to list here!

Problems

Bodywork
None (dealers miss accident damage though when selling used models).

Engine
Airflow meter and throttle body failed after 44k miles. (Cost £850).

Gearbox
-

Other
Front anti-roll bar end links failed after £44k miles. Make sure you have roadside assistance and warranty!

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No