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Fiat Stilo Hatchback 1.2 16V Active 5d (2002/51)

Fiat Stilo Hatchback 1.2 16V Active 5d (2002/51) - Owner Review

Good space. I've had 3 adults and two teenagers plus luggage in it. 6 speed gear box. Starts every morning.
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Review submitted by
Mark Giagnacovo on

Fiat Stilo Hatchback (02-07)

Summary

2 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
It says i didn't do my research very well.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Most people like the front but hate the back.

Would you buy this car again and why?
No, too many electrical niggles and something expensive will eventually fail.

What are you likely to buy next?
Polo or Golf. You pay a bit more but it will even out when you fork out money to fix the Stilo.

Buying experience

3 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,200

When did you buy the car?
February 2011

Did you get a good deal and why?
-

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Cheap for the year and mileage.

What was the dealer like?
Didn't by from dealer.

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Its OK. Not fast being only 1.2. Check to see if car pulls to one side during the driving test.

What's it like to park?
Easy enough.

Living with it

2 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Purchased at 51000 miles then needed a new clutch. rear light bulbs seem to need replacing every 3 months Passenger air bag light comes on every now and then which is a known issue with this car. I expect more things to come.

What's most practical about your car?
Good space. I've had 3 adults and two teenagers plus luggage in it. 6 speed gear box. Starts every morning.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
6 speed box.

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