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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.8i 16V CDX 5d (2001/Y)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.8i 16V CDX 5d (2001/Y) - Owner Review

Nice and easy to drive, light steering (except when parking)
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

4 out of 5

Cheap to buy used, virtually worth nothing at 5 years

Costs

3 out of 5

Never managed more than 370 miles from a full tank of fuel

Driving

4 out of 5

Nice and easy to drive, light steering (except when parking)

Performance

4 out of 5

Nippy perfomance, could do with a 6th gear

Reliability

3 out of 5

Poor hot starting, needed a new fuel filter

Image

3 out of 5

Dull, only alloys brighten up image

Comfort

2 out of 5

Hard seats, too high up driving seat

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Insurance group: 17

Security

5 out of 5

Standard alarm, deadlocks and immobiliser

Service

4 out of 5

Good, but choose dealership well, service varies

Problems

Bodywork
Excellent

Engine
Excellent

Gearbox
Excellent, but no as smooth as a Ford box

Other
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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