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What Car? says

4 out of 5 stars

For The C5 is a comfortable and refined classy saloon, that's. It makes a great family car

Against Uncertainty over resale values and questions over its long-term reliability

Verdict The C5 is a solid and stylish saloon that will comfortably handle a family

Go for… 2.0HDi VTR+

Avoid… 2.7 HDi Exclusive

Citroën C5 Saloon
  • 1. Don't shy away from high-mileage models - they could have been well looked after
  • 2. During the test drive for any mysterious clonks and bangs from under the car
  • 3. Previous C5 suffered from electrical glitches, so check all switches carefully
  • 4. Lots of legroom, front and back
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