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Skoda Fabia Estate 1.9 TDI Elegance 5d (AC) (2001/Y)

Skoda Fabia Estate 1.9 TDI Elegance 5d (AC) (2001/Y) - Owner Review

The roof bars are very handy also the boot is a good size for this vehicle.

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Review submitted by
Ronald Lewis on

Skoda Fabia Estate 1.9 TDI Elegance 5d (AC) (2001/Y)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Being a skoda some would say I was a cheapskate but I like value for money and I am not a badge snob.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They all think it is a good practical car.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would definatly.buy another if something happened to this one they are great cars just look at how many are sold.

What are you likely to buy next?
If this car gives up I will buy another skoda.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
July 2001

Did you get a good deal and why?
Paid full price but was a lot cheaper than the vw version and just as good.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
The car is the ideal size and at a reasonable price.

What was the dealer like?
The dealer was very good as I had to wait three months for the colour I wanted he gave me a good trade in price.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
It will cruise all day at 55mph on the motorway in top gear and is very easy to drive in town nice easy steering.

What's it like to park?
Very easy to park good visibility all round never had any problems.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing major had driveshaft couplings done at three years old under warranty.

What's most practical about your car?
The roof bars are very handy also the boot is a good size for this vehicle.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The heated seats are great in winter and I had cruise control retrofitted three years ago [240] which I use all the time.

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