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Skoda Fabia Saloon 1.9 SDI 4d (2002/51) - Owner Review

It starts first time.
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Review submitted by
Kevin Addiscott on

Skoda Fabia Saloon (01-05)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Practical and easy going.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
The car is well looked after, no rips or stains,everything inside is clean and tidy. with a nice size boot.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would definitely buy a Skoda again. This is the most reliable car I have owned, not too big, cheap to run, insure and tax.

What are you likely to buy next?
Skoda, Audi, BMW, VW, most newer cars are well made I would like something cheap to run.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,550

When did you buy the car?
September 2011

Did you get a good deal and why?
The dealer was very quiet, gave me the keys and I test drove it.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
For my son to travel to work.

What was the dealer like?
Very quiet but he had a nice house worth a lot of money and he seemed genuine enough.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
It's a bit slow on the take off, you have to put your foot down a bit, the engine is smooth enough for a diesel, steering is good and it handles well on the road. The ride is comfitable with all the controls within easy reach.

What's it like to park?
Vision in the car is good, the steering is light easy to manoeuvre and to park.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing at all.

What's most practical about your car?
It starts first time.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Basic car, not many accessories.

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