Other Citroën C4 (2004 - 2010) models:

  • Summary

    3 out of 5 3.0

    What does this car say about you?

    That I like something different and interesting, instead of a plainer Astra or Focus.

    What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?

    They like it, everyone points out the fixed-hub steering wheel and the cool cool dashboard.

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    No - too unreliable.

    What are you likely to buy next?

    Volvo V40.

  • Buying experience

    5 out of 5 5.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?


    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    January 2009

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    Yes - the car was advertised at a low price and the dealer discounted it further.

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    What was the dealer like?

    Helpful and friendly.

  • Driving it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Excellent, equal to a Ford Focus.

    What's it like to park?

    No different from any other car of this size.

  • Living with it

    3 out of 5 3.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    The head gasket needed replaced at 3 years old/25,000 miles, despite the car being serviced at main dealers according to the correct service intervals. The car broke down three days after I bought it due to a fault with the fuse box. The key for the car has disintegrated twice and needed to be replaced. There have been numerous other problems with the interior buttons/switches.

    What's most practical about your car?

    Large boot for a car of this style.

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    Cruise control.