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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback 1.4 16V 3d (1998/R)

Volkswagen Polo Hatchback 1.4 16V 3d (1998/R) - Owner Review

Very good, although it tends to roll through corners and your radio needs to be turned up high on motorway trips!
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Volkswagen Polo Hatchback (94-00)

Value

3 out of 5

Just average really!

Costs

1 out of 5

Where shall i begin! Blown cylinder head, throttle body knackered £400! Can get 100 miles out of a tenner though.

Driving

4 out of 5

Very good, although it tends to roll through corners and your radio needs to be turned up high on motorway trips!

Performance

4 out of 5

Pretty good for a 1400cc. Won't blow you away though!

Reliability

2 out of 5

Don't rate VW full stop?

Image

3 out of 5

Still looks good for a 6 year old car.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Can drive for hours around town and motorway.

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Insurance group: 20

Security

3 out of 5

Fitted with alarm.

Service

2 out of 5

Expensive. Get the feeling they don't care. Well they do have another 6 cars to do today!

Problems

Bodywork
Slight rust on drivers door. Fixed after 2 attempts under warrenty.

Engine
Throttle body a big problem in Polos. (poor idle, cutting out etc)

Gearbox
None.

Other
None.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No