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Vauxhall Astra G Petrol (1998–2004)

Last updated 24 November 2017

Decent, honest family car. Estates particularly well equipped and thought out.
Nondescript looks. Petrol engines are designed to use oil, so this needs regularly checking.
Updated 24 November 2017

Flickwering oil light on 96,000 mile 2002 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 most likely to be due to failing oil pressure sensor.

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Owners' reviews

Been a great car!
Great car that I bought new in 2000
One of the best cars I have owned
Reliable, Cheap to run and insure but weak and underpowred
Vauxhall Astra 1.8 SRi
surprisingly good car!

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