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    Another broken mk5 Astra

    Saw my third brokendown Astra 1.9 Diesel today.

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    lol - my 1.9 punto was plagued by problems - a complex engine
    why do today what you can...... I'll finish this later

    2958cc was 175BHP @ 4000rpm, 370Nm (273lb.ft.) @ 1900rpm NOW 230BHP/469Nm (344.9lb/ft)!! www.IUsedToOwnTwoAstras.com

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    isnt it quite often the story with new models, im always put off buying a car thats just out as they seem to have more problems that need ironed out.
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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    No. The Fiat engine is terribly unreliable.

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