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Nissan Micra 1.0 LX 5d (1993/K)

Nissan Micra 1.0 LX 5d (1993/K) - Owner Review

Size and MPG, 47 quid fills the tank.

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Review submitted by
Leon Valentine on

Nissan Micra (93-02)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That I was 17 when I bought it.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Perfect for first car but absolutely no street cred!

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, when I hit 70 years of age!

What are you likely to buy next?
I bought a 2001 Seat ibiza after the micra and regretted selling the micra within a week! Japanese all the way!

Buying experience

5 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?
January 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
Bought as a private sale for 400 euro, not bad, for a jap import with low mileage and all the extras.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
For the nissan badge, MPG and level of spec.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Nippy around town, but if you lugging more than one of your mates around don't count on getting out of third gear. A bit of body roll, but for the car of its year the ride is pretty smooth, avoid big potholes tho!

What's it like to park?
Unbelievable, small B pillars mean high level of visibility and Its a micra!?

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Never had any problems, and being my first car it got quiet the thrashing.

What's most practical about your car?
Size and MPG, 47 quid fills the tank.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Air con, and electric windows, considering all of my friends in there 2002 Corsas and fiestas with their winedy windows and no air con, I was pretty chuffed :).

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