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1986 Volkswagen PoloReview
Rich writes:
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Vw Polo 1.3 Coupe S 1986 — Polo dressed up with sports accessories. 1.3 54 bhp engine same as you find in lesser Polos (why the 'S' badge?), painfully slow, 5sp long ratio gearbox contributes to this - fourth and fifth gears utterly pointless, reliable engine was thrashed, abused and driven with minimal or no water and oil - still always ran, seats quite comfy although driving position is uncomfortable, the suspension and steering were severly damaged on the example I owned and unstable at speeds of over 30mph, The wheels came from some kind of VW van and were oversized, making the awful suspension worse, It had a rear wiper but oddly no switch to operate it, Most of the handful of electronic circuits in the car didn't work properly, Bodywork is very strong for a small car and can take much abuse, Looks prettier than the boxy non-coupe version, Twin GTi style headlamps and red body and interior detailing are a nice touch.

Pros: Old VW build quality, Economical, Looks a bit like the Golf GTi

Cons: Slow, Noisy, Disgusting handling, Dull interior with no equiptment, Its not a Golf

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1986 Volkswagen PoloReview
Lars writes:
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Starts Every Time. — Tends to fall apart in ackward situations.

Pros: Really Cheap, reliable and lots of room.  You can fit a kitchen in there.

Cons: Lots of repairs.

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1986 Volkswagen PoloReview
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Terrible Brakes, Built To Deliver Pizzas — Did 120,000 miles in this fella. Never let me down. Add your own Saisho sound system for that excellent bass response....

Pros: Made by vW

Cons: Brakes were shocking. I mucked about with the electrics a lot.

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