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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.8 16V SXi 5d (AC) (2000/W)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.8 16V SXi 5d (AC) (2000/W) - Owner Review

Handles very well considering
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

4 out of 5

Mine was a finance repossesion so got it very cheap

Costs

4 out of 5

As above

Driving

4 out of 5

Handles very well considering

Performance

3 out of 5

a little gutless at times but still, not too bad

Reliability

4 out of 5

Not let me down in over 2 years

Image

4 out of 5

Good clean looks and modern design. It shouldn't age as fast as previous models

Comfort

4 out of 5

Nice on both long & short trips alike

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Insurance group: 19

Security

4 out of 5

Fantastic as standard

Service

3 out of 5

Recently changed my main dealer as the previous one was only interested in flaggin up the expensive items after a service... forgot to mention it needed new brakes and dampers all round!

Problems

Bodywork
None

Engine
Uses a little oil (But I do 30,000+ miles pa)

Gearbox
A little leaky at the selector like my previous Mk3 astra

Other
Steering wheel isn't ""beefy"" enough. it's thin and very uninspiring

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes