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SEAT Arosa 1.0 S 3d (2002/02)

SEAT Arosa 1.0 S 3d (2002/02) - Owner Review

Its so nippy, getting about town is no problem! can park in any space i like, fits in the smallest of spaces.
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Review submitted by
Josh Machin on

SEAT Arosa (97-04)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
First time driver.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Dad thinks its the best thing since sliced bread and my mates are just happy not to be standing at the bus stop in the cold.

Would you buy this car again and why?
No, this is only a first time drivers car for me, looking for something with a little more pounce next time.

What are you likely to buy next?
Hmm tough one, don't know, another seat maybe an ibiza or something like that type.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,150

When did you buy the car?
October 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yeah felt like it anyway, no major problems, just the check straps on the doors needed doing, and got a years of MOT on the car.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
-

What was the dealer like?
He was great, really friendly didn't feel pressured at all.

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Great 'funky' car, just takes a while get up to speed on motorways and dual carriage ways.

What's it like to park?
Simple as pie! it'll fit in any space you see!

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Just the check straps that needed replacing, its a bit noisy when travelling at 70mph (3900-4000 revs).

What's most practical about your car?
Its so nippy, getting about town is no problem! can park in any space i like, fits in the smallest of spaces.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Electric wing mirrors that don't work at all.

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