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Citroën C3 1.4 HDi VTR+ 5d (2012/12)

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

Easy access, easy to drive.

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Review submitted by
Bruce Andrews on

Citroën C3 (10-16)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Nothing, I am not a petrolhead. I do not buy a car as an extension of my ego. Hope I do not have an ego.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
I have not asked them.

Would you buy this car again and why?
No, I like a change.

What are you likely to buy next?
I am looking at a Kia Rio - allegedly 88mpg.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
July 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
They were having a sale.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
The offer.

What was the dealer like?
Slick, greasy.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
It's very comfortable, very willing. The engine revs easily. Driving longer journeys is a pleasure.

What's it like to park?
I do not have any difficulty.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Yes the pump for the windscreen washers.

What's most practical about your car?
Easy access, easy to drive.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The computer that tells me miles/gall for each tankful - over the winter local driving produced 41mpg, since the weather has warmed up it is 48mpg.

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