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Volkswagen Polo Saloon 1.6 CL (75ps) 4d (1996/P)

Volkswagen Polo Saloon 1.6 CL (75ps) 4d (1996/P) - Owner Review

Solid but uninspiring to drive.
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Volkswagen Polo Saloon (96-00)

Value

5 out of 5

Expensive to buy, but quality and reliability make it worthwhile if you hang on to the car.

Costs

3 out of 5

36mpg average. Services expensive.

Driving

4 out of 5

Solid but uninspiring to drive.

Performance

2 out of 5

Not fast, but cruises 70-85 easily.

Reliability

5 out of 5

79,000 miles - no breakdowns.

Image

2 out of 5

Seen as dull but reliable. True.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Plenty of room. Heating etc good.

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Insurance group: 18

Security

3 out of 5

Immobiliser good - never stolen.

Service

4 out of 5

Expensive but thorough.

Problems

Bodywork
None - quality very good.

Engine
None - should last 120,000+ miles.

Gearbox
Reverse difficult when oil cold.

Other
None - car is gently driven.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
Yes

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes

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