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Cheapest four by four, but how practical?

Advantages: Excellent value for money, well equipped. Cute Looks!!
Disadvantages: Extremely high depreciation, no boot, pathetic rear door opening design. Cute looks??

I purchased my Suzuki Jimny soft top about 18 months ago after searching for a newer low mileage vehicle with a sound manufacturer's warranty included for peace of mind motoring. I get bored with cars so quickly I always buy something a bit 'different' an ...

Myopinioncountstoo 03.08.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Suzuki Jimny 1.3 Convertible

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A nice little 4x4

Advantages: Easy to park , fun to drive, cheap
Disadvantages: lack of comfort , poor dealers, bad roof system in early versions

I have had my Jimny since new in 2000 I have an automatic version. I have taken it everywhere ! with the automatic in low gear and the 4x4 gear box in low gear ratio 4 wheel drive it handles really well in ice and snow and other conditions. I drove back a ...

hardrainfalling 03.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Suzuki Jimny 1.3 Convertible

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Don't Go There

Advantages: Cheap, fun, distinctive
Disadvantages: Badly engineered; dealers don't care

I got all excited last Summer, went out and bought a new 02 convertible, and enjoyed poncing about in it through the Summer. I knew that the road holding would be different to a standard car, but when Autumn brought some heavy winds that blew the Jimny ac ...

Phantom309 12.07.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Suzuki Jimny 1.3 Convertible

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dont do it!!

Advantages: looks nifty and cheap
Disadvantages: a danger on the road

i bought my jimny about two years ago and kept it for eighteen months it main attraction for me were the sporty looks the soft top and the price approx. £9000. Fuel economy is quite good as it drives in 2 wheel drive for the most part only needing to be ...

westiekate 28.05.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Suzuki Jimny 1.3 Convertible

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affordible 4WD go anywhere convertible with chic:

Advantages: light weight-4WD-soft top:
Disadvantages: build quality/resale value

What peeves me the most, is the Tonka Toy remarks you get from most other road users: As for the green lobby on 4WDs, Jimny has a 172 eco output, the same as a Fiesta/Escort: You get 40 mpg out of one/ low group insurance: For a 1.3 cc its fast, the same ...

johnvencato 15.09.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Suzuki Jimny 1.3 Convertible

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