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Old Honda Civic Britain's Most Reliable Car

Sat, 29 Apr 2006
The latest www.reliabilityindex.co.uk of 48,000 cars shows the old shape Honda Civic from 2001-2005 to have been cheapest in Warranty Direct warranty claims. Despite a fairly high average repair cost, the total number of claims were low, giving it an index of just 16,75 compared to an average of 67,39 and average repair cost of £238.95.

1. Honda Civic 2001-2005, av age 3.42, index 16.75, av repairs £335.10

2. Rover 45 1995-2005, av age 2.66, index 28.63, av repairs £168.45

3. Citroen Xsara 1997-2005, av age 3.61, index 28.87, av repairs £160.44

4. Skoda Octavia 1998-2004, av age 3.95, index 32/75, av repairs £172.46

5. Ford Focus 1998-2004, av age 3.69, index 33.82, av repairs £153.77

6. Vauxhall Astra 1998-2004, av age 3.82, index 56.53, av repairs £235.55

7. FIAT Brava/o 1996-2002, av age 3.54, index 58.44, av repairs £254.13

8. VW Golf IV 1997-2004, av age 3.83, index 81.38, av repairs £271.29

9. Renault Megane 1999-2003, av age 3.5, index 83.66, av repairs £246.07

10. SEAT Leon 2000-2005, av age 3.26, index 88.58, av repairs £233.11

More at www.reliabilityindex.co.uk

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