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SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.4 16V S 5d (2000/W)

SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.4 16V S 5d (2000/W) - Owner Review

Sluggish - does what one would expect for a 1.4 litre engine pulling a sturdy frame.
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SEAT Leon Hatchback (00-05)

Value

3 out of 5

OK - would be tending towards expensive for all round package.

Costs

3 out of 5

Good for long journeys, not so good city driving.

Driving

3 out of 5

Sluggish - does what one would expect for a 1.4 litre engine pulling a sturdy frame.

Performance

4 out of 5

Handles nicely.

Reliability

1 out of 5

Loads of problems - dirty fuel head caused lots of cutting out, electrics are very temperamental and the door seals are not hardy.

Image

4 out of 5

Looks are good.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Good seats (please excuse the obvious pun).

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Insurance group: 9

Security

3 out of 5

Alarm functions OK.

Service

1 out of 5

Dealership couldn't care less once the sale had gone through- after sales service is a joke.

Problems

Bodywork
-

Engine
Faulty gaskets, faulty fuel heads, electrics tempremental.

Gearbox
-

Other
Radio stopped working - irreplaceable damage per 'service' folks - needs a replacement.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No