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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.6 16V SXi 3d (1999/T)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.6 16V SXi 3d (1999/T) - Owner Review

Handles well, comfortable drive and very easy to drive.
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

3 out of 5

Good value but depreciates fast.

Costs

3 out of 5

Cheap on parts and fuel.

Driving

3 out of 5

Handles well, comfortable drive and very easy to drive.

Performance

3 out of 5

Quite nippy for a 1.6, though I think BHP could have been increased.

Reliability

3 out of 5

So far, so good, apart from a small oil leak.

Image

3 out of 5

Smart, professional looking, a lot you can do to make it look unique. The looks are not over-powering.

Comfort

3 out of 5

Nice sports interior with lumbar surport, roomy and secure feel.

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Insurance group: 11

Security

3 out of 5

Deadlocks and removable stereo are a bonus.

Service

3 out of 5

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Problems

Bodywork
Few knocks, dents easy, scratches easy.

Engine
Oil leak, tappets rattling slightly.

Gearbox
Sometimes stiff in second.

Other
Bottom of seats fray and came loose, seats hard to pull forward.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes