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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.6i 16V CD Bi-Fuel 5d (2001/Y)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 1.6i 16V CD Bi-Fuel 5d (2001/Y) - Owner Review

Excellent drive for type of car - very quiet.
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

2 out of 5

LPG System makes cars expensive although tend to hold value better - must have full service history.

Costs

2 out of 5

Requires Service every 20K for Petrol, 40K for LPG and Cambelt change at 40K so 40K £515 at dealer, otherwise good value at £85 a pop for petrol service.

Driving

4 out of 5

Excellent drive for type of car - very quiet.

Performance

3 out of 5

Excellent on Petrol, LPG system no real difference except on pull of where is a tad disappointing. Acts a little like turbo lag.

Reliability

4 out of 5

No Problems as yet 41K.

Image

3 out of 5

Ok, although now new models are out, looking a little same old same old..

Comfort

3 out of 5

OK, not the best and not the worst I have had.

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Insurance group: 13

Security

3 out of 5

Remote Locking Deadlocks and Alarm as standard.

Service

5 out of 5

40K service is VERY dear, otherwise all ok, must use LPG specialist Vauxhall dealer for LPG service though, nobody else will touch it.

Problems

Bodywork
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Engine
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Gearbox
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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