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Citroën C3 1.4i VTR+ 5d (2012/12)

Citroën C3 1.4i VTR+ 5d (2012/12) - Owner Review

Fuel economy, 50 mpg overall, 70 mpg on motorways.

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Review submitted by
Ian Sweet on

Citroën C3 (10-16)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Easy runabout, nothing sophisticated.

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

Would you buy this car again and why?

What are you likely to buy next?
I'll be keeping this car for at least 5 years, so don't know at the moment.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
April 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
Car was registered by the dealer but not sold before March 31st deadline.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Fuel economy.

What was the dealer like?
Easy to deal with.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Manual gearbox seems a bit high for around town, but obviously big benefits on motorways.

What's it like to park?
Easy, quite a small car.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Yes, passenger seat sensor went wrong, Sticking up out of seat cover. Fixed under 3 year warranty.

What's most practical about your car?
Fuel economy, 50 mpg overall, 70 mpg on motorways.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Cruise control.

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