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Suzuki Alto 1.0 SZ3 5d (2010/59)

Suzuki Alto 1.0 SZ3 5d (2010/59) - Owner Review

It's cheap.
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Review submitted by
Mark Mark on

Suzuki Alto (09-14)

Summary

1 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That I am terribly tight.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Nothing.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Never.

What are you likely to buy next?
A Honda or a Toyota.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£5,500

When did you buy the car?
October 2010

Did you get a good deal and why?
A car supermarket. It was cheap.

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

What was the dealer like?
Very pushy and only interested in selling add ons like gap/pain and warranty.

Driving it

1 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Terrible. Crashes over bumps. Very heavy steering, Does not like hills at all.

What's it like to park?
Terrible. Extremely heavy steering for a so called city car. The front pillars restrict forward and side view.

Living with it

1 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Many things. Engine mounts (changed 3 times) and still noisy. Rear washer fixed twice (still bursts off in cold weather) Front tyres need constant changing. The brake pads need changing at 30k. Sometimes it doesn't even start unless I keep on cranking the engine. Front wheel bearing failed at 29k!!!

What's most practical about your car?
It's cheap.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The air con. Ice cold.

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