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Kia Cerato Hatchback 1.6 LX 5d Auto (2005/55)

Kia Cerato Hatchback 1.6 LX 5d Auto (2005/55) - Owner Review


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Review submitted by
Elizabeth Deane on

Kia Cerato Hatchback (04-06)


2 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I Made a mistake buying it.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
noisy expensive to run.

Would you buy this car again and why?
No definitely not. The brochure details were not correct for Fuel consumption. the garage did the 1st years service and said it was not faulty. the Road fund tax was heavy and I see it is going right up over the next 2 years

What are you likely to buy next?
Already Bought another Very Happy now got another make also automatic, diesel this time. great for fuel consumption road fund better. drives well all over good motor.

Buying experience

3 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?
February 2006

Did you get a good deal and why?
yes got good deal good P/ex

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Automatic transmission, hatchback, economy!

What was the dealer like?
very helpful till 1st service

Driving it

2 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Not good sounds like a tank when pulling away. Goes into high revs slow going through the gears automatic transmission slow. for a nearly new car it was a disaster. Fuel consumption very heavy so got rid.

What's it like to park?

Living with it

2 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
changed it for another Make the fuel consumption was awful less that the makers claims for all areas. Road Tax going through the roof for smallish car.

What's most practical about your car?

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

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