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Citroën C3 1.6i 16V Exclusive 5d SensoDrive (2006/06)

Citroën C3 1.6i 16V Exclusive 5d SensoDrive (2006/06) - Owner Review

It's really compact, yet the 1.6 engine makes it worth driving.
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Review submitted by
Lyndon Johnson on

Citroën C3 (02-10)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I like gadgets, and ease and comfort of an affordable, economic car...

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

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, I would, but only with all the trimmings and gadgets.

What are you likely to buy next?
not sure, just got this one...

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchise

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£6,200

When did you buy the car?
February 2008

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes, I did get a good deal, the car had very low mileage.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
-

What was the dealer like?
You are left to your own devices, until you want to test drive the car, no hassle.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Easy to drive, as it's automatic, the gear changes between 2nd and 1st is a bit sluggish.

What's it like to park?
No problem parking, the small size has got me into pretty tight spots... (probably just my good parking skills)

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Not really, after have the car for two weeks, it was due it's 2 year service, which was annoying, as the service spanner does not go away, until you do it.

What's most practical about your car?
It's really compact, yet the 1.6 engine makes it worth driving.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The automatic options, like auto headlamps, auto wipers, able to use the sensodrive gear change, like driving a formula one car...

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