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

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

Small and cheap to run with decent size boot and interior.

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Review submitted by
Del Walls on

Skoda Fabia Hatchback (00-07)


2 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Cheap and carefree.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?

Would you buy this car again and why?
No, there were too many problems which may be due to it being first generation. Build quality and comfort not quite up to expectations.

What are you likely to buy next?
Traded in for a Honda.

Buying experience

3 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?
March 2005

Did you get a good deal and why?

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Needed a 5 door for growing family.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
A good little runabout, cheap motoring.

What's it like to park?
Easy to park with good all round vision.

Living with it

2 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Many things: electrical gremlins (windows acting on their own, radio shorting out), flooded footwell caused by blocked run off, warning lights on dash.

What's most practical about your car?
Small and cheap to run with decent size boot and interior.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

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