What does this car say about you?
What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Nothing special, although everyone comments on how comfy the car is.
Would you buy this car again and why?
I woud consider another Volvo, but will prob just run this into the ground as I cant get a better car for the money.
What are you likely to buy next?
Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer
Did you buy this car new?
What price did you pay?
When did you buy the car?
Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes. Bought Privetly.
Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Had three Volvo's previously. Needed a reliable diesel.
What was the dealer like?
What's it like to drive?
Great. 40 mpg around town 50mpg on motorway.
What's it like to park?
Nighmare. Turning circle is awful. Parking sensors are a good addition.
Living with it
Have you had any problems with the car?
Zenon Bulbs failed. Bulbs are over £100 each. I tried to change this myself and ended up blowing balast units. £250 each. Moral of the story. Take it to a garage!!! Swirl arm failure put the car in limp mode. Ended up being a £11 fix (common problem).
What's most practical about your car?
Seats are amazing. Car is excellent on a long journey. Very comfy. Pretty quick also.
Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Cd changer, heated seats, bluetooth.