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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 2.0i 16V SRi 3d (AC) (1999/V)

Vauxhall Astra Hatchback 2.0i 16V SRi 3d (AC) (1999/V) - Owner Review

Great fun. Very sure footed.
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Vauxhall Astra Hatchback (98-05)

Value

4 out of 5

Purchased new for 17K, including all options.

Costs

3 out of 5

Initally good, but now getting expensive.

Driving

5 out of 5

Great fun. Very sure footed.

Performance

4 out of 5

Pretty quick. Engine has loosened up.

Reliability

2 out of 5

Initially good, but problems with brakes and CV joint.

Image

4 out of 5

Body kit makes it better, but still quite bland.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Seats very supportive.

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Security

4 out of 5

Alarm etc, although it keeps going off in the wind with the vents open.

Service

2 out of 5

Initial sales - good. Service - very poor. Constantly returning for same thing, never have parts in stock.

Problems

Bodywork
-

Engine
Cambelt change was expensive, and parts were not in stock at the dealer.

Gearbox
-

Other
Rear brakes bound. CV joint gone.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No