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Vauxhall Vectra C (2002 - 2008)

Last updated 6 August 2015

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 to drive as a Mondeo. Limited rear legroom. The 2.2DI can be heavy on the oil. Reports of parking brake failures.
Updated 6 August 2015

Vectra 3.0V6 CTDI suffering from low turbo boost pressure. Could be blocked EGR as above. Could be partially blocked turbo bearing oil feed or oil return pipes. Could be injectors.

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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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