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Vauxhall Vectra C (2002 - 2008)

Last updated 10 February 2014

Far better than previous Vectra. Now with decent handling and an excellent ride. Plenty of safety kit. Roomy in the front. Big boot. Good looks.
Not as sharp as a Mondeo. Limited rear legroom. The 2.2DI can be heavy on the oil. Reports of parking brake failures.
Updated 10 February 2014

Catastrophe piled on disaster with engine of 2005 Vectra SRI CDTI 150. First an injector failure, then head removel necessitating new water pump, timing belt and head gasket, then exhaust manifold problems...

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The new Vectra is a big car for big people. It's so big in the front seats that trying to get comfortable I felt like I'd shrunk.

So that's the first piece of good news for our growing population.

Vauxhall Vectra CDTI 150 2004 Road Test

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