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SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.6 S 5d (2000/X)

SEAT Leon Hatchback 1.6 S 5d (2000/X) - Owner Review

boot space, seats
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SEAT Leon Hatchback (00-05)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
it was me!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
everyone wanted mine and i was offered by many people to sell...thinking about it i should have and made some money

Would you buy this car again and why?
definately but i'd want a faster version so cupra r would be ideal for me

What are you likely to buy next?
honda civic type r.. but coz of petrol prices thinking about a Seat Leon Cupra R DIESEL.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchise

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
-

When did you buy the car?
August 2005

Did you get a good deal and why?
i thought i got a cracking deal

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
my VW Golf gearbox gave way and after replacing it still gave problems. so went to a Seat dealership they hardly started the car but looked for cosmetic works and offered me £3500 for it. I happily accepted, as it was valued at less thna £2000! But hey theyre a dealship and can fix anything at no additional cost

What was the dealer like?
great dealer...some of the service department seem miserable and really follow the book but the sales staff were abolutely fantastic.. went head over heels for me.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
great handling. i put on the cupra r alloys in black and it looked the bomb then. plus it was tinted. now everyone has got it like that. i was unique then!

What's it like to park?
good

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
nothing went wrong until an idiot smashed into the rear of the car and made it a write off. the car was parked! slight prob was the rear passenger floor was wet for some reason before the accident. my local garage thought there was a leak or hole somewhere and when i splashed in water it went in. never got to investigate that because didn't make the appointment coz of the accident.lol

What's most practical about your car?
boot space, seats

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
well had a few glitches at the start but had i year free warranty so went to dealers to change a few things like the cup holder, clutch clip, tightening the hand brake, electrics and cleaning the throttle body.

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