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SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.6 16V S 5d (2002/51)

SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.6 16V S 5d (2002/51) - Owner Review

Lack guts; very staid.
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SEAT Leon Hatchback (00-05)

Value

2 out of 5

Not worth its price in terms of driving experience.

Costs

4 out of 5

Fairly cheap to run. Servicing reasonable.

Driving

2 out of 5

Lack guts; very staid.

Performance

1 out of 5

Underpowered.

Reliability

1 out of 5

2x ECU replacement, coil pack replacements twice, one breakdown requiring AA recovery.

Image

3 out of 5

Nice looking car, comfortable, sensible and boring.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Seats a bit hard.

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Insurance group: 12

Security

4 out of 5

No problems here.

Service

2 out of 5

Polite, but less helpful than they could have been and slow to diagnose faults.

Problems

Bodywork
Paintwork blistering.

Engine
ECU, coil packs, throttle conrol sensor.

Gearbox
-

Other
Dealership got grease over interior when in for repair and left cover hanging by one loose screw under the car after a service - required me to crawl about on my hands and knees in the middle of a busy A-road to remove it as it was dragging along road.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes