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Skoda Fabia Estate 1.2 12V 1 5d (2008/08)

Skoda Fabia Estate 1.2 12V 1 5d (2008/08) - Owner Review

Great size for getting car seats in the back of the car, we have 1 rear facing seat for our 2 year old and will be getting another soon for the next child.
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Review submitted by
Jenny Eaves on

Skoda Fabia Estate (08-14)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Family person.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Several of our friends have similar Skoda's, so I assume they like it!

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, all round good car.

What are you likely to buy next?
A Skoda.

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?
£4,000

When did you buy the car?
August 2011

Did you get a good deal and why?
I believe we got a good deal as there was low mileage on the clock and the car was in good condition and within 3 years old.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
It's big enough for a 2 person family and has a large boot for going on holidays. It's also known to be fairly reliable.

What was the dealer like?
Good, but pushy.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Easy to drive, lovely and smooth, no extra noise.

What's it like to park?
Easy to park, looks big from the outside, but no problem parking in average sized spaces.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Day to day the car is fine, just general maintenance issues that have needed fixed. This (2013) is the first year we had a larger bill for service maintenance.

What's most practical about your car?
Great size for getting car seats in the back of the car, we have 1 rear facing seat for our 2 year old and will be getting another soon for the next child.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Large boot, plenty of space for holidays!

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