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post #1 of 3 Old 01-23-2010, 05:44 PM Thread Starter
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Hi every one, just looking for a diesel auto .
Need auto due to duff left leg, I have heard so many horror stories about auto boxes I wondered If any of you can advise me ---what engine -box combi is favourite, plus best fuel consumtion.
Prob a tall order but heres hoping. Cheers.
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post #2 of 3 Old 01-23-2010, 07:57 PM
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NotANY of the early diesel auto CVT I think is the first very wise advice
I haven't heard that any auto boxes are free from possible VERY EXPENSIVE problems

As to costs and fuel economy try starting here

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post #3 of 3 Old 01-24-2010, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for that Richard,----just tried driving a manual today ---perfect,
Didn't realise how heavy my vw camper clutch was.
I had no problems , so now going to buy one.
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