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Audi A3 Hatchback 1.9 TDI SE 3d (2006/56) - Owner Review

Nice size boot.
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Review submitted by
Shaney Bren on

Audi A3 Hatchback (03-12)

Summary

3 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I was fooled by Audi's marketing team into thinking I was buying something luxurious and reliable.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They like the look of it and the badge.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Possibly the new model(13+) but would be expecting a lot more.

What are you likely to buy next?
Scirocco

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchised

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£12,000

When did you buy the car?
November 2009

Did you get a good deal and why?
Thought I did at the time.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Drove a friends and liked it, nice looking car with a premium badge.

What was the dealer like?
OK

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Lovely car to drive, feels very safe and even the 105bhp had enough kick when overtaking.

What's it like to park?
Ok, hard to judge when reversing due to small rear window. could do with parking sensors as standard.

Living with it

3 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Where do I start? Since I bought the car in 09 It's needed a new turbo, new inter cooler, new engine, new clutch & flywheel and a new oil pump, along with other minor parts like suspension & shocks.

What's most practical about your car?
Nice size boot.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
See me home lights & automatic wipers.

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