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This is the best car we have ever owned. Bought to tow our caravan and tour the continent it never ever missed a beat or had anything go wrong. The only major fault was the windscreen wiper relay packing up and costing me £12. No rust, easy to work on, spares plentiful best alloy wheels ever (came with a spare too) comfy and fast if only we hadn’t sold it.
 

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I think by this point the Golf GTi had got to it's fat and flabby versions. I had one of these for nearly a decade and did a lot of miles in it. I too loved that car, so much so that I eventually swapped an ex-Rover 800 M16 engine into it and recammed it to around 155bhp. Fairly swift for the times and, being a Maestro, it had zero attention from the police, unlike the XR3i for example. I miss it to this day in a way but I moved on to estate cars and until the ZTT 260 came along there was no real option in the Rover stable. Ended up with an imported Subaru Legacy twin turbo which I still have.
 
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