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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 2.0 DTi 16V Elegance 5d (2003/03)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 2.0 DTi 16V Elegance 5d (2003/03) - Owner Review

Good balance of comfort / handling.
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

3 out of 5

Company car, list price was fair.

Costs

4 out of 5

40+ mpg average driving, got 50+ on motorways, likes oil though.

Driving

4 out of 5

Good balance of comfort / handling.

Performance

3 out of 5

Not bad, considering its a diesel, nice turbo kick.

Reliability

4 out of 5

started first time every time, occasional random maxumim throttle, scary in 2nd gear!

Image

2 out of 5

bland, part of the herd

Comfort

4 out of 5

Good ride, comfy seats, eats motorway miles with ease.

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Insurance group: 15

Security

3 out of 5

No alarm, but its an astra diesel so who's going to nick it!

Service

3 out of 5

average service, not excellent, not bad

Problems

Bodywork
None.

Engine
Occasional random maximum throttle, scary, dealer couldn't find an reason for it.

Gearbox
Typical Vauxhall nothcy ness but no probs.

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