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Toyota Starlet 1.3i 3d (SR) (1998/S)

Toyota Starlet 1.3i 3d (SR) (1998/S) - Owner Review

Wind the rev's up for fun driving.
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Toyota Starlet (96-99)

Value

5 out of 5

Been pleased with it.

Costs

3 out of 5

Toyota dealers expensive. Tyres quite expensive and tend to perish around sidewall.

Driving

4 out of 5

Wind the rev's up for fun driving.

Performance

3 out of 5

Not a Racing Car but great fun performs best when above 3000 rpm.

Reliability

4 out of 5

Original Big Bore Exhaust failed after 3 years and are expensive. Wheel bearing required after 47000 miles.

Image

3 out of 5

Looks Good but probably seen by others as boring Toyota but owners know better.

Comfort

3 out of 5

Not the most comfy ride and lowered suspension makes it harder but if you want the ulimate in comfort you wouldn't buy an SR.

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Insurance group: 11

Security

3 out of 5

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Service

1 out of 5

A bit fed up with Toyota questionaires about quality of service and questionaire about quality of questionaire about service and questionaire about quality of service questionaire etc etc. Local dealers helpful but expensive.

Problems

Bodywork
Good.

Engine
Good.

Gearbox
Good.

Other
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Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes