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Mercedes-Benz A-Class A150 Classic 5d (2005/54)

Mercedes-Benz A-Class A150 Classic 5d (2005/54) - Owner Review

Size and space.
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Review submitted by
Derek Taylor on

Mercedes-Benz A-Class (05-12)

Summary

2 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Family car, does what it needed to.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Most people liked it.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Not a chance, after the experience we had, and now we haved looked on forums,etc all the problems with had are common to the model, and anthough not hugely expensive to fix, i dont want a car that constantly needed to be fixed.

What are you likely to buy next?
Ford Focus or similar.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

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

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£3,500

When did you buy the car?
June 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
At the time we did, the car was low miles and full service history, even came with a full tank of fuel.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
We had previously had the last generation A class, an A140, and when it came to changed the later A150 fitted the bill.

What was the dealer like?
-

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Great

What's it like to park?
Easy, small and high up.

Living with it

1 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Yes - To much, The boot would not open in the rain, the heater stopped working completely, the central locking failed to lock all the doors, Aircon stooped working before the heater finallt gave up. Various rust spots.

What's most practical about your car?
Size and space.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
None , they all stopped working.

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