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Audi A3 1.6 Sport 3d (2000/W)

Audi A3 1.6 Sport 3d (2000/W) - Owner Review

Not bad for small hatch - Sports suspension helps handling
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Audi A3 (96-03)

Value

2 out of 5

Audi badge - VW money

Costs

2 out of 5

Main dealers def try it on - charging me £40 to look at a boot light. Go to an independent specialist.

Driving

3 out of 5

Not bad for small hatch - Sports suspension helps handling

Performance

3 out of 5

Not bad for 1.6. Not going to set the road alight.

Reliability

3 out of 5

Started really well - just think I've been unlucky with certain things

Image

4 out of 5

Good - better than equivalent Golfs/ Leons out there.

Comfort

3 out of 5

Good - quite quiet on the road.

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Insurance group: 21

Security

3 out of 5

No probs so far. - alarm has malfunctioned after battery was disconnected.

Service

3 out of 5

Absolute daylight robbery - I have a used car with FMDSH so use independent specialist now.

Problems

Bodywork
None

Engine
None

Gearbox
Blew after 55000 - these cars are prone to this as they have Golf boxes in them

Other
Alam siren - £120 for replacement

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes