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Re: Advice on buying a used Espace
Made me laugh.
The turning circle on the old (RWD) Volvo estates was second only to London Cabs.
For poor turning circles, try a Kia Sedona
Tell me about it. Gone from RWD Hi-Ace with a tyre scrubbing lock (Seriously). To a FWD Tragic. Good job my drive is onto a private road, first time I manouvered the caravan. Took me about ten attempts to get it in, no damage, just major embarrassment.
My Brat's Mate, Loves Espaces, keeps buying summat else, but always goes back, Just flogged a very tidy Zafira & got another 02 Reg Espace. Like any car really, if you get a good un. But you never can be sure until you've bought it. If you read all the problems on one make Forums, you'd never buy any car.
My take on Renaults, a few common weak spots, but most problems are down to either poor servicing or water ingress.
You are only young once, but you can be immature forever
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Currently in Nottnoc's garage:
2008 Scenic Mk2 Dynamique 1.6 K4M 782. 1998 BMW K1100LTSE, 1994 MotoGuzzi Caifornia 3 LAPD, 1972 Norton Commando, 2010 Trafic SL29 M9R782 115, Lots of tools, Camping Gear & Booze