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Vauxhall Vectra (1999–2002)

Last updated 10 July 2019

Facelifted Vectra is a straightforward and comfortable family car, well suited to motorway use, better than the previous Vectra, cheap to buy.
Lacklustre handling, fares badly in reliability surveys and can suffer from a long list of mechanical problems.
Updated 23 March 2019

Report of 2000W Vauxhall Vectra failing its MoT because because both its headlamp levelling motors had failed. (Part of the test since May 2018). Repair was about £500, so car now scrapped.

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Boring and badly built
not good but not bad
Reliable workhorse
Under rated car but really needs to go round corners better

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