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Skoda Fabia Estate 1.2 12V Ambiente (64bhp) 5d (2006/06)

Skoda Fabia Estate 1.2 12V Ambiente (64bhp) 5d (2006/06) - Owner Review

Cheap insurance and good petrol consumption, average 46 to the gallon, over 50 to the gallon on the motorway at 70.
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Review submitted by
Geoff Kirkby on

Skoda Fabia Estate (01-07)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Practical

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
No idea.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, very practical, reliable and cheap to run.

What are you likely to buy next?
Another Skoda or maybe a Jag just for fun.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchised

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£5,000

When did you buy the car?
May 2008

Did you get a good deal and why?
-

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

What was the dealer like?
Very friendly.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Quiet and quite pokey for such a low performance car.

What's it like to park?
Easy

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Console bushes.at 40k and 70k miles both times replaced under warranty. Apart from that very little. Very reliable and now done 92000 miles.

What's most practical about your car?
Cheap insurance and good petrol consumption, average 46 to the gallon, over 50 to the gallon on the motorway at 70.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Computer memory giving miles done, mph etc.

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Insurance group: 4