Used Daihatsu Sirion 1998 - 2005 review

Category: Small car

Section: Advice for buyers

Daihatsu Sirion (98 - 05)
  • Daihatsu Sirion (98 - 05)
  • Daihatsu Sirion (98 - 05)
Used Daihatsu Sirion 1998 - 2005 review
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Advice for buyers

What should I look for in a used Daihatsu Sirion hatchback?

Being a relatively small-selling manufacturer, Daihatsu is rarely included in reliability surveys or the JD Power Customer Satisfaction survey. However, some of the company's products in the past have been more or less unbreakable - the Fourtrak off-roader and the Cuore city car are good examples.

The data we've seen indicates that the Sirion might not be up to this level in terms of reliability, but it should prove pretty dependable. There are a few areas to take extra care with, though.