mariush12... 5

mariush123

Add to my Circle of Trust

Subscribe to reviews

About me:

Member since:28.05.2008

Reviews:6

Quote-start

it still is a GREAT Car

Quote-end
20.06.2008

Advantages:
everything

Disadvantages:
pulling big trailers .  .  .

Recommendable Yes:

Detailed rating:

Road Handling

Comfort

Features

Looks

Value for Money

Fuel consumptionGood

4 Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful See ratings
helpful by (100%):
  1. Soho_Black
  2. MAFARRIMOND
  3. manlybeach
and 3 other members

View all ratings

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Share this review on Google+

I have previously written a review on the Chrysler neon lx heading : "who said safety and luxury is expensive".
Feel free to read and give your comments, I just have to add another comment to the Chrysler neon range.

Overall it is a very nice car with all the added gadgets ,like air-con, power steering, traction control and abs brakes.
Although the LX models are a 130bhp 2.0 litre car the power might seem a bit on the low end, but do yourselves the favour and push the revs to about 6000rmp and you will notice the 130 horses packed under the hood works well together, it gives you the impression of all the horses gathering together, accommodating each other to give all the power simultaneously, all equal , and working together like a well trained team.

The downside of the NEON that I picked up is when I moved house about 2 weeks ago, we moved, and me and my dad prefer moving our-selves as we don't want the furniture to be damaged, so we rented a 2 ton trailer, to pack in most of the big thing's.
Upon collecting the trailer, the rental lady asked me what cubic size is your car's engine, quite proudly I answered 2.0l. nice she replied, she also added that I cannot give you a 2 ton trailer if the car is smaller than a 2 litre, driving of, I can certainly feel the weight being pulled with me, (trailer empty weighing in at 800kg's) stopped at the house reversing the trailer into the driveway I noticed that the Chrysler was having trouble pushing the trailer into the driveway. Anyway trailer is reversed in and we loaded the trailer and we are off to the new house, driving with the massive trailer hooked onto my backside, taking off at a intersection was VERY slow and if feels as if the car is going to die any second, gradually working the accelerator and the clutch to keep the revs from dropping to under 1000 rpm was the trick for the day, and travelling was a slow, very slow process, getting on to the freeway this started to shape up a bit but accelerating form 80km/h to a 100km/h was a steady 2 minute process , knowingly that I cannot happen in a few seconds, but still, I did expect a bit more form it.

After the move was completed and all the boxes and furniture was packed away, and the trailer was dropped off, the car felt like it was released out of a hell, and was driving like a drea, accelerating was WOW and the fuel consumption was great , obviously because there was no more 800kg' hooked to my back.

A bit worried that the clutch burned ,I took the car to my nearest Chrysler dealer and the inspected and advised me that all was ok.
That did make me think a bit, the car isn't very strong when it comes to pulling big trailer's and so on but no trailer attached, overtaking is a breez, note that the power realy starts pulling the car at pace just a tad over 3900rpm. after 4000rpm it realy is a blast to drive the car.

Overall it's a great car…
and i still recomend the car to anyone..
safe driving.
Marius
  Write your own review

Share this review on Google+

« Previous review   Next review »

Rate this review »

How helpful would this review be to a person making a buying decision? Rating guidelines

Rate as exceptional

Rate as somewhat helpful

Rate as very helpful

Rate as not helpful

Rate as helpful

Rate as off topic

Write your own review Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful. Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful.   Report a problem with this review’s content

Comments about this review »

Add the first comment!

max. 2000 characters

Post comment

Similar offers for Chrysler Neon 2.0 »

1 to 3 out of 15 similar offers for Chrysler Neon 2.0 Show all similar offers
Fulmen Car battery 12V 62Ah for Chrysler Neon 2.0 16V 05/1994 - 08/1999

Fulmen Car battery 12V 62Ah for Chrysler Neon 2.0 16V 05/1994 - 08/1999

By Battery. FULMEN batteries are manufactured by EXIDE and this battery is equivalent to ... more

EXIDE EB621 FORMULA range CCA: 540A Polarity: + on
the left Casing: L02 - 15% more starting power
compared to a standard battery - Central
ventilation with spark protection - Visual charge
indicator for quick checking of charge level -
Totally maintenance free - Perfectly conforms to
the most demanding car manufacturers'
specifications Origin : Europe This type of
battery is used to start equipment or machinery
(e.g. vehicles, trucks, generators). The
electrolyte in these batteries is liquid and this
allows for a fast exchange of the ions between the
electrode plates allowing high discharge rates to
be supported. Please recharge the battery once
received and before the first use to ensure the
best possible performance. Our products are stored
in our warehouse which is equipped with a charging
area to guarantee you optimum quality. As part of
our ISO 9001 quality procedure, quality control
tests are frequently carried out on all our
products.

 Visit Shop  >
allbatteries.co.uk
Postage & Packaging:  £0.00
Availability:  3 Days

Rate it now
Fulmen Car battery 12V 50Ah for Chrysler Neon II 2.0 16V, R/T 10/2001 -

Fulmen Car battery 12V 50Ah for Chrysler Neon II 2.0 16V, R/T 10/2001 -

By Battery. FULMEN batteries are manufactured by EXIDE and this battery is equivalent to ... more

EXIDE EB500 FORMULA range Starting power: 450A
Polarity: + on the right Casing: L01 - 15% more
starting power compared to a standard battery -
Central ventilation with spark protection - Visual
charge indicator for quick checking of charge
level - Totally maintenance free - Perfectly
conforms to the most demanding car manufacturers'
specifications Origin : Europe This type of
battery is used to start equipment or machinery
(e.g. vehicles, trucks, generators). The
electrolyte in these batteries is liquid and this
allows for a fast exchange of the ions between the
electrode plates allowing high discharge rates to
be supported. Please recharge the battery once
received and before the first use to ensure the
best possible performance. Our products are stored
in our warehouse which is equipped with a charging
are to guarantee you optimum quality. As part of
our ISO 9001 quality procedure, quality control
tests are frequently carried out on all our
products.

 Visit Shop  >
allbatteries.co.uk
Postage & Packaging:  £0.00
Availability:  3 Days

Rate it now
NX Car battery 12V 50Ah for Chrysler Neon II 2.0 16V, R/T 10/2001 -

NX Car battery 12V 50Ah for Chrysler Neon II 2.0 16V, R/T 10/2001 -

By Battery. POWER START range CCA: 420A Polarity: + on the right Origin : Europe This type ... more

of battery is used to start equipment or machinery
(e.g. vehicles, trucks, generators). The
electrolyte in these batteries is liquid and this
allows for a fast exchange of the ions between the
electrode plates allowing high discharge rates to
be supported. Please recharge the battery once
received and before the first use to ensure the
best possible performance. Our products are stored
in our warehouse which is equipped with a charging
area to guarantee you optimum quality. As part of
our ISO 9001 quality procedure, quality control
tests are frequently carried out on all our
products.

 Visit Shop  >
allbatteries.co.uk
Postage & Packaging:  £0.00
Availability:  3 Days

Rate it now

Product Information »

Product details

Body Type Convertible, Saloon
Fuel Type Petrol
Power 178, 131
Transmission type 5 Speed Manual, Manual
Range Chrysler Neon
Driven Wheels Front (FWD)
Range + Engine Type Neon 2.0
Manufacturer Chrysler
Available Trims LE; LX; SE

Show all Product Information

More reviews »

Review Ratings »

This review of Chrysler Neon 2.0 has been rated:

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Products you might be interested in »

Chrysler PT Cruiser

Chrysler PT Cruiser

Hatchback - Front (FWD) - 5 Speed Manual - 150 bhp - Petrol

User reviews (25)

Buy Now

Chrysler Grand Voyager 3.3

Chrysler Grand Voyager 3.3

MPV - Front (FWD) - Automatic, 4 Speed Automatic Gearbox - 3301 cc - Max Speed: 111 mph - 156, 172, 174 bhp - Petrol - Available Trims: SE, Limited, LX, Limited XS, LE

User reviews (7)

Buy Now

Chrysler Voyager 2.5 TD

Chrysler Voyager 2.5 TD

MPV - Manual - 114 bhp - Diesel - Available Trims: Family, SE

User reviews (8)

Buy Now



Are you the manufacturer / provider of Chrysler Neon 2.0? Click here