Skoda Felicia Review from Italy

1996 Skoda Felicia GLXi Wagon 1.3 petrol

Year of manufacture1996
First year of ownership1996
Engine and transmission 1.3 petrol Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 4 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 4 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 6 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.6 / 10
Distance when acquired0 kilometres
Most recent distance0 kilometres
Previous carFiat 127

Faults:

Steering mechanism noisy. It has been inspected many times by the Skoda service in Rome (Autocentri Balduina). It has been finally replaced only after I wrote a complaint letter to Skoda.

Suspension (absorbers) defective since the car was new.

You absolutely need air conditioning.

General Comments:

Pros and cons of my Felicia:

Pros:

1. Very comfortable cabin

2. Low price

3. Cheap spare parts.

Cons:

1. Bad service

2. Unreliable.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No

Review Date: 19th July, 2001

Average review marks: 5.6 / 10, based on 1 review