Bad idea. This engine was discontinued ages back. Spares will be hard to find. A nine year old car will anyway have maintenance issues. Especially a diesel. Never buy a diesel that is more than 5 years old.
Instead of the base model of the sedan, go for the LS model of the UVA. You will get more features for a wholesome driving experience. And still save money as compared to the base model of the sedan or the i20. In fact, when you are open to spending a lakh extra, go the whole hog and get the LT, complete with the safety kit.
Please take your car to the Ford Service center and let them check the issue. If it is not addressed at that point of time then escalate it.
Go to a dealer and ensure that its the buckle that is malfunctioning, it can also be due to inapt seat covers, seat belt being stuck behind the seat or some other small reason due to which you may be experiencing incorrect functioning. You are correct to mention that it is a very important safety issue and let me tell you that seat belts are one…[Read more]
The most important tip for you would be to read the manual of your car. Everything will be mentioned there. From my side, keep to the service schedule religiously, get the throttle body and the injectors cleaned as prescribed, maintain proper tire pressure. and get the radiator flushed in case it has not been flushed for the past 12 months or so.
Always it is good to learn driving from some reputed driving schools because they will give spcl. coaching related to traffic rules along with it… even the schools lyk maruti driving school initially trains them in a simulator. Once they are qualified, they will start training in cars…. So it is always the best if u send ur wife to a…[Read more]
joining driving classes would be advantageous….coz. one can explore all the aspects a driver need to in a driving class..
Hi, it is always advisable to learn driving from a reputed car driving school, it helps you a lot, they give you practical, simulator and theoretical training.
Ensure that the driving school is teaching properly. I have noticed that many times it is barely a few mins of driving with the instructor holding the steering and also having parallel control for over ride of pedals. If they do not teach the basics like adjusting the seat, steering, seatbelt, rear view inside and wing mirrors etc before you start…[Read more]
Driving schools are generally money making exercise where you get to learn next to nothing and pay through your nose for it. Instead, ask your wife to go through your car’s manual. There are plenty of small but crucial tips and techniques mentioned there. Its a learning experience, even for people who have been driving for some time now. After…[Read more]
This is a std offer run by all companies. You get a flat 30% off if you renew 3 months in advance, in addition to the no claim bonus.
Performance is best in class. Handling Is also good. Certainly better than the Verna, Vento and Sunny. There is no definition of a ‘good’ music system. You can have one for as little as 8-10k. Audiophile grade setups can go into six figures.
With the City, you get the same car mechanically as any other trim and the most important part is that it gets the safety kit of ABS and airbags. The higher trims just get better with convenience oriented features, which you may get as per your taste, budget and time. Regards.