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    advice

    does anyone know any bad things or faults with astra estates 1.3 cdti anything to look out for etc

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    I was once told to stay away from the 1.3 diesels wasnt told exactly why, im sure somone else around here may know the details of whether they are good or not.

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    ok any1 able to shed some info on these cars then please

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    my friend has one, not the fastest of cars on the motorway but very efficient at 70. No faults as of yet and he wraps up 60 miles per day.

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    Dual mass fly wheels noisy ie when u slightly press the clutch and when you switch the car off,timing chains slip common and glowplugs can corrode in head,oh and the worst is egr valves blocking and turbos are common,prown to wastegates seizing
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