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Lil' Scottish carI
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By Walt
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo LS 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 5M)


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I saw them in Europe and bought one of the first U.S. ones. I rent and drive many cars and always am happy to get back into my Aveo. Drove 800 miles and it was a pleasure. Like any car they must be maintained. Aveo is very easy to service!


Best Features

It has a unique quality unto itself. Whole is greater than the sum of its parts? Very well thought out little creature.


Worst Features

Armrest in console would be nice.


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WAS a great car!!
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By grg011668
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo LS 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 5M)


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I loved this car. The gas door cable broke for the 3rd time & last time - didn't fix it again. I was the only owner/driver. GREAT gas mileage. I do a lot of traveling & the car was comfortable. On a trip to Houston this week, the timing belt broke. Turns out this is a known issue - covered by recall up to 60k miles. My car had 59335 miles. After the 60k, should it happen again, I'm out of luck. So the car got traded for a Colorado. Lots of other little things have gone wrong with this car, but that's to be expected for a first year model. Otherwise, the travel aspect - comfort & mileage - were wonderful!!


Best Features

MP3 Stereo, fully adjustable seats.


Worst Features

Too much road noise, needs better cable for gas door, longer coverage and more notice for recalls.


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I love my Chevy
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By ilovemychevy
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo LS 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 5M)


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I highly recommend this car great gas mileage, great for single people, great to go to and from work in.


Best Features

Gas mileage


Worst Features

The seats are uncomfortable, little back seat


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Do not buy this car!
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By Andreana
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo LS 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 5M)


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This car is not built for our environment. Sure it's good on gas but it's not reliable. I bought my car new, and it's been in the shop 13 times in 2 1/2 years. They have gone into my engine twice to fixe problems, and had to rebuild it. I've had 4 different oil leaks my a/c has been fixed 3 times, my brakes were coming loose and the list goes on. So please if you are reading this do not buy this car! It's a cute car but it's not worth the trouble.


Best Features

I like how the controls to open and lock the doors are apart of the key itself


Worst Features

Stop making this car or make it bigger so you don't have problem with the engine.


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By Ben
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 5M)


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The car drove great for a few years and then the transmission went out. It got a clog in the fluid so when I checked on the fluid it was always full. Also there is no literature on the vehicle, no Chilton guide, no info on the transmition type, nothing.


Best Features

Head room. Comfortable drivers seat.


Worst Features

Better tranny. And we need a Chilton guide or some kind of book on the vehicle.


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