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How reliable are second-hand Saabs?

I have always loved Saabs. I am now considering buying a used 9-3 or 9-5, maybe a 2007 model or thereabouts. I have heard that some models more than others can be very expensive to maintain, as major things go wrong with them, like the Turbo, etc... Is this true? Is there one model more than another I should look for?

Filed under reliability - Asked by Trish Gallagher (Wexford) - Thu, 17 Feb 2011 14:39


How reliable is the 2005 Ford Mondeo?

Thinking of buying a 2005 petrol Ford Mondeo with 40,000 miles on clock. Are there any outstanding problems or things to look out for or are they generally reliable?

Thanks,

David.

Filed under reliability - Asked by David Lee (Gormanston) - Tue, 20 Jul 2010 23:27


What engine to go for in Skoda Octavia Combi?

Hello,

I am thinking of changing to a 1.8 petrol Skoda Octavia Combi automatic, but have heard that this engine has problems. Have you heard this? If so, what engine would you recommend?

Thank you

Filed under reliability - Asked by Arthur McFaul (Dunshaughlin) - Sat, 22 May 2010 14:12


Do older Renault Scenics have electrical problems?

I am thinking of buying a second-hand Renault Scenic, but I've heard the horror stories about window motors, coils and electrics. Did Renault sort out these problems? If so what year was that?

Thanks

Filed under reliability - Asked by Damian Lawless (Dublin) - Wed, 19 May 2010 16:35


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