Alfa Romeo GT Review from Belgium

2004 Alfa Romeo GT Distinctive 1.9 JTD 16v turbo diesel

Model year2004
Year of manufacture2004
First year of ownership2004
Most recent year of ownership2009
Engine and transmission 1.9 JTD 16v turbo diesel Manual
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 10 / 10
Comfort marks 9 / 10
Dealer Service marks 9 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
9.4 / 10
Most recent distance220000 kilometres
Previous carAlfa Romeo 155

Summary:

All in one car with a design to match

Faults:

80 000km, wishbones replaced under warranty.

155 000km, clutch/flywheel.

160 000km, new clutch under warranty.

190 000km, gear-pedal crunches (fixed under warranty for bad installation clutch + new clutch).

200 000km, EGR valve, thermostat, interior ventilator.

220 000km, new wishbones up and down, and Koni FSD shocks and springs. Engine supports overhauled.

Drives like new.

General Comments:

Superb handling.

Smooth diesel engine.

Fast yet economical.

Very practical for a coupe car.

Folding seats with a big trunk, and you can put people in the back.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 11th April, 2009

Average review marks: 9.4 / 10, based on 1 review