Datsun 180B Review from Egypt

1983 Datsun 180B 1.8 L18

Model year1983
Year of manufacture1983
First year of ownership1996
Most recent year of ownership2006
Engine and transmission 1.8 L18 Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
8.4 / 10
Most recent distance610800 kilometres
Previous carChevrolet Caprice

Summary:

Cheap and Strong

Faults:

-Need seats

-Changing starter motor after 9 years of owning

-Changing brake bads every 2 years

-Changing cylinder head after 7 years of owning

-Changing clutch when I by it then changing it again with the pressure clutch and the master cylinder after 9 years

-Fixing the fuse box

-Fix the car and paint it in 2003 after an accident

-The A.C was not working, but I fix it at 2005 (8 years without A.C)

-Changing master cylinder of the brakes.

-Changing the water pump about 6 times over 10 years

General Comments:

-Max speed 170km/h

-14.9 sec from 0 to 100km/h

-1 liter of fuel for 10 km

-Good air conditioner

-Cheap spare parts.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 19th September, 2006

Average review marks: 8.4 / 10, based on 1 review