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Citroën C3 1.4 HDi Exclusive 5d (2003/03)

Citroën C3 1.4 HDi Exclusive 5d (2003/03) - Owner Review

Was a quick little car but different after engine issues.
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Citroën C3 (02-10)

Value

4 out of 5

Cheep car, cheep parts.

Costs

2 out of 5

Good cheep nice looking little car.

Driving

4 out of 5

Was a quick little car but different after engine issues.

Performance

4 out of 5

Good for a small engine.

Reliability

1 out of 5

Just waiting for the next thing to go wrong... maybe just a bad single car but after over 30 visits to the garage I guess faith has gone.

Image

4 out of 5

Cool looks.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Drives well for miles.

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Insurance group: 6

Security

4 out of 5

Great security.

Service

2 out of 5

Service was good but Citroen don't like to give anything away. 30 trips to the garage and nothing for it!! and big problems, not me being fussy.

Problems

Bodywork
LOUD rattle from tank filler area (4 attempts to resolve).

Engine
clouds of blue/white smoke and no power (3 attempts to resolve and STILL underpowered).

Gearbox
Gear stick FROZE when temp dropped below 0 (2 visits to get the problem resolved).

Other
Headlights moved on there own (Faulty adjuster servos). folding mirrors stopped working (folding motors). heater fan stopped working totally (3 day repair... 2 more visits).

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No