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Nissan Micra 1.0 E 3d (2001/Y)

Nissan Micra 1.0 E 3d (2001/Y) - Owner Review

Small, cheap to run.
4

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Review submitted by
Anthony Toole on

Nissan Micra (93-02)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That we don't care about having a flashy car!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Some look down their noses, some appreciate the small car charm.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Would consider a similar but newer model (eg. air-con would be a good addition).

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

Buying experience

5 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?
£2,100

When did you buy the car?
April 2007

Did you get a good deal and why?
-

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Family member wanted to sell it on at the same time our old car died.

What was the dealer like?
-

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Needs revving hard to go at a reasonable pace, overtaking can be a challenge.

What's it like to park?
Good - it's small and visibility all around is good.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing major - windows came unbonded from mechanism (easy to fix, just needed reattaching), recently had a check engine light (not serious, the garage tell us).

What's most practical about your car?
Small, cheap to run.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Aftermarket CD player is a worthwhile addition!

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