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Skoda Fabia Hatchback 1.4 16V Comfort 5d (AC) (2000/W)

Skoda Fabia Hatchback 1.4 16V Comfort 5d (AC) (2000/W) - Owner Review

Very comfortable. Light, precise steering and a fantastic gear change.
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Skoda Fabia Hatchback (00-07)

Value

5 out of 5

Saved £2000 on the equivalent VW.

Costs

5 out of 5

Cost £50 in 3 years.

Driving

4 out of 5

Very comfortable. Light, precise steering and a fantastic gear change.

Performance

4 out of 5

Good once she starts moving. Noticable lag on electronic throttle, pulls strong above 4000rpm.

Reliability

3 out of 5

Mystery gremlin on dash with lights coming and beeps now and again. Assured they get better by the day as we bought ours at the launch.

Image

5 out of 5

More popular than you would think. Most commonly seen parked next to a 7-series on the driveway, like mine and the wife's!

Comfort

5 out of 5

Birmingham and back in a day and could do it again!

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Insurance group: 12

Security

4 out of 5

Seems ok in all the road tests.

Service

4 out of 5

Bit slow to get moving, but a bit of pressure and they pulled through in the end.

Problems

Bodywork
Both front and rear badges become water logged and fell off with the pressure of a garden hose.

Engine
-

Gearbox
-

Other
Handbrake lever was changed as the button was always sticking.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes