Renault 4 Reviews from Portugal

1983 Renault 4 GTL 1.1

Year of manufacture1983
First year of ownership2001
Engine and transmission 1.1 Manual
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 5 / 10
Dealer Service marks 6 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 9 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.6 / 10
Distance when acquired128890 kilometres
Most recent distance130500 kilometres
Previous carOpel Corsa

Summary:

Drive it!

General Comments:

The Renault 4 is one of the most wonderful cars ever made! I just love to ride it!

Very simple mechanicals, you can fix it yourself! Very cheap to maintain!

Some people think it's very stable! Very good for a first car!

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 12th April, 2001

1987 Renault 4 GTL 1.1

Year of manufacture1987
First year of ownership1998
Most recent year of ownership2000
Engine and transmission 1.1 Manual
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 6 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
8.4 / 10
Distance when acquired68000 kilometres
Most recent distance95000 kilometres

Faults:

The only problem is rust, because I live near the Atlantic. It's having its body work done at the moment. Had a new muffler, suspension. Great car for off road, and very cheap to maintain.

General Comments:

There are a lot of them running in Portugal. Great car for off road.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 23rd July, 2000

1985 Renault 4 GTL

Year of manufacture1985
First year of ownership1991
Most recent year of ownership2000
Engine and transmission Manual
Performance marks 6 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 7 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 9 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.8 / 10
Distance when acquired64064 kilometres
Most recent distance244000 kilometres
Previous carVolkswagen Beetle

Summary:

Fantastic...

Faults:

Exhaust. It's a very reliable car.

General Comments:

Fantastic car, economic, fun, and with its almost 40 years, it's a very modern car.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 9th June, 2000

1989 Renault 4 GTL 1.1

Year of manufacture1989
First year of ownership1998
Most recent year of ownership2000
Engine and transmission 1.1 Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 10 / 10
Comfort marks 10 / 10
Dealer Service marks 10 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
9.4 / 10
Distance when acquired78190 kilometres
Most recent distance115000 kilometres
Previous carPeugeot 504

Summary:

The original SUV

Faults:

New disc brakes and pads, new shocks, new exhaust system. No problems.

General Comments:

Great car to drive off road, real fun. Cheap to run (approx. 5l consumption), original parts availability and price very good. And a car that makes everybody smile. Just love it!!!

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 6th May, 2000

11th Apr 2001, 14:34

You sold your Peugeot 504???

Average review marks: 8.3 / 10, based on 4 reviews