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Suzuki Grand Vitara 1.9 DDiS 5d (2006/56)

Suzuki Grand Vitara 1.9 DDiS 5d (2006/56) - Owner Review

Size to get in all the family

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Review submitted by
Mike Crosher on

Suzuki Grand Vitara (05-14)


1 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
cheap skate, buy a quality 4x4

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Stupid, didn't you read the reviews!

Would you buy this car again and why?
No No No No Noooo. Renault engine is terrible! Engine management light on within a week. Can't drive it around town due to poorly designed diesel particulate filter. Only clears itself on motorways, if you are lucky.

What are you likely to buy next?
Honda CR-V

Buying experience

3 out of 5

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

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
June 2010

Did you get a good deal and why?
No as terrible car

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Looks and diesel 4x4 with diff lock low range

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Car like and very comfortable

What's it like to park?
Fine if you are used to big 4x4

Living with it

1 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Yes, diesel particulate filter, air con

What's most practical about your car?
Size to get in all the family

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
diff lock and low range

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