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Well here I am 4 months into ownership, 6,500 miles on the clock, being one of the first to take delivery and suffering the concerns we all had in the early days, I thought it was about time for an update on my opinions of my purchase.
ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS!

The car does everything and more that I wanted and expected, I have now fitted tow bar, tow bar electrics, spare wheel and they have been so easy to fit and been very impressed with parts prices and ease of fitting.
It's a whole lot of car for the money.


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ZERO, NOTHING, SO I AM ONE HAPPY CUSTOMER
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Thats twice the mileage I did in four years in my Panda, I think I'll be up there with you though, I love driving the Duster :D


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That's excellent to read, from the problems I've been seeing they seem to be more typical of a new brand of car as opposed to the brand being fundamentally bad.

 

Our Duster is due in, in the next two weeks so reading this has made me look forward to it even more. :)


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It's a whole lot of car for the money.


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ZERO, NOTHING, SO I AM ONE HAPPY CUSTOMER

 

 

A big "DITTO" from me.   (Had mine since January)


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4x4 drivers have an extra knob!!!!!     :P  

 

 

 

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oh yes still brill still :)
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had mine since 17may  3756 miles ave.55mpg  great car  4x2 duster


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:rolleyes:  :rolleyes:  :rolleyes:


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totally agree with all your comments,with the extra smugness of knowing it was us that brought wisest first[!] and am probably for a long time going to keep this car a good while,unless ofcourse they come up with a better version[just round the corner dooh!].p.s just sat in a stepway which i had pre-ordered,underwhelmed,glad i cancelled,still smile everyday when i go out to my duster,britans,europes best buy.


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Another one here in the Happy Club. 3700 mls since 19th April, Not one fault so far.

Just done 700 mls in the last week touring around Dumfries and Galloway 4 up fully loaded.

Only complaint from back seat drivers was the aircon was too cold :rolleyes: .

Only spotted 3 other dusters, all in one day and around Castle Douglas.


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I'm still running my dusty in but love driving it when I get chance, looking forward to going for a long run
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Haggis has been out of the driveway once in the last week to go shopping :( looking forward to some long runs over the coming weekend though.


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I too am very satisfied with Dasher.

 

Apart from a stupid puncture it has been comfortable, reliable and reasonably economic (for a 4x4) so I'm glad I changed from the hybrid.

 

I shall see what the bad weather brings but I've no complaints to date. :) :) :)


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even though everybody knows the answer already..... :rolleyes:

 

guess what ????? 

 

I really enjoy driving George :wub: ....he rides the bumps and divets in the roads as if they are not there, he corners on rails, pulls like a train, and makes the driving experience an absolute joy... :D  :D

 

Yes he had a dodgey seal....but that doesn't (and shouldn't) detract from the way he drives and his reliability. 

 

Only trouble is......when you drive a smaller car over those speed bumps you can straddle in the duster.....remember to slow down....you tend to hit your head on the roof at duster speeds !!!!! :D  :D  :D  :D


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even though everybody knows the answer already..... :rolleyes:

guess what ?????

I really enjoy driving George :wub: ....he rides the bumps and divets in the roads as if they are not there, he corners on rails, pulls like a train, and makes the driving experience an absolute joy... :D :D

Yes he had a dodgey seal....but that doesn't (and shouldn't) detract from the way he drives and his reliability.

Only trouble is......when you drive a smaller car over those speed bumps you can straddle in the duster.....remember to slow down....you tend to hit your head on the roof at duster speeds !!!!! :D :D :D :D

you've described the duster brilling experience perfectly :)


Granity grey is brilliest ;) (other colours are available)

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I'm still loving our Duster and it still impresses me. We've only racked up about 650 miles so far and had it 4 weeks tomorrow (I think anyway). I'm really looking forward to getting it to it's first 1,000 miles so I can explore the rev range a bit more. 

 

I'm loving the comfort, space and driving position, it makes a great contrast from my usual day to day car which is my Clio 172. Also the feeling of being able to drive anywhere is good too. 


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3600 miles done now and cant fault it yet. Alot more comfortable then my old Twingo RS along with more space and the tow bar for the bikes as a around car its perfect. MPG is alot more pleasant doing 50-60 MPG depending on the drive.

Also nice to have the Kenwood unit so if i get a little lost i have the built in sat nav and the sound quality is alot better!

5800+moles under Dustys wheels now. still brill :)


Granity Gray is brilliest ;)

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3500 moles now, quite a few of them brilling with the caravan (which it tows with ease). Needs a clean now after the latest trip!


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