Are C3 Picasso any good?

Are C3 Picasso any good?

It was ranked in 78th place for reliability, which means that’s one of its stronger suits, but thanks to below-par materials used inside, it finished down in 167th place for build quality.

Is the C3 Picasso comfortable?

A fine range of seat and wheel adjustment means it’s easy to get comfortable for all but the tallest drivers, and practicality is good, too. The boot holds 500 litres with the seats up, and 1,506 when they’re folded.

Does a Citroen C3 Picasso have a timing belt?

Does the 90bhp 1.6 diesel engine fitted in the 2010 Citroen C3 Piccaso have a timing belt, if so how often should this be changed? Yes. Every 5 years or 60k miles to be cautious.

When did they stop making Citroen C3 Picasso?

The Citroën C3 Picasso is a car produced by the French motor company Citroën from 2008–2017.

When should a Cambelt be changed on a Citroen C3 Picasso?

I’d recommend sticking to five years or 60,000 miles (whichever comes first). Most complaints we hear about occur between 60-100,000 miles and/or 5+ years.

Are Citroen Picasso cars reliable?

Our latest reliability data shows the Grand C4 Picasso with a reliability rating of 95.2%, which is respectable. In the same survey, Citroen as a brand ranked well, at 11th out of 30 manufacturers.

What is the road tax for a Citroen C3 Picasso?


Annual Road Tax CO2 Emissions (g/km)
1.6 BlueHDi VTR+ 5d £20.00 101 (Band B)
1.6 HDi 8V VTR+ 5d (1 Mar 2013 – 30 May 2015) £20.00 107 (Band B)
1.6 HDi 8V VTR+ 5d (1 Jul 2010 – 28 Feb 2013) £30.00 112-119 (Band C)
1.2 PureTech VTR+ 5d £30.00 115 (Band C)

Are Citroen C3 parts expensive?

Citroën C3 1.2 Feel Even its pollen (cabin air) filter is extravagantly expensive, and costs almost 4 times more than the cheapest of its opponents (again, the Ford Figo); and its brake components are also on the upper end of the spectrum.

Is Citroen C3 reliable?

Citroen C3 reliability Citroen isn’t generally known for bulletproof reliability and our 2021 Driver Power owner satisfaction survey saw it come 28th out of 29 brands – a very poor result. The C3 came 81st out of the 100 cars in the 2019 survey but didn’t feature in 2020 or 2021.

What is the common faults on a Citroen C3?

The C3 is known to suffer from electrical problems, which can be anything from a problem with the lights to a problem with the central locking. The usual cause of electrical problems on this car is to do with the control unit.

Is Citroen C3 Cambelt or chain?

Citroen C3 1.4 VTi 72 kW = Timing chain, check after 10 years and replace if necessary. Citroen C3 1.2 THP 81 kW = 175 000 Kilometres or a maximum of 10 years. Citroen C3 1.6 VTi 88 kW = Timing chain, check after 10 years and replace if necessary.

How reliable is the Citroen C3?

Citroen C3 reliability The C3 came 81st out of the 100 cars in the 2019 survey but didn’t feature in 2020 or 2021. The Citroen C3 Aircross that’s based on the C3 came 66th in 2020, with 20% of respondents telling us they’d had an issue in the first year.

What is the MPG of Citroen C3 Picasso?

Citroen C3 Picasso MPG and CO2 Citroen says it’ll return 72.4mpg on average, which is very good for a car like this.

How much is tax on a Citroen Picasso?


Annual Road Tax CO2 Emissions (g/km)
1.6 HDi Exclusive 5d £165.00 131-136 (Band E)
2.0 HDi Exclusive 5d £180.00 147 (Band F)
1.6i 16V Exclusive 5d £265.00 172 (Band H)
1.6i Exclusive 5d £290.00 178 (Band I)

Is Citroen C3 a reliable car?

How many miles will a Citroen C3 last?

Every C3 comes with a three-year/60,000-mile warranty, although you can get a longer five-years or 100,000 miles policy (which is the same in time and distance as Toyota provides) if you purchase your Citroën online.

Are Citroën C3 cars reliable?

Is a used Citroën C3 hatchback reliable? On the whole the second generation C3 is proving to be a pretty reliable car, and the French car maker finished 13th out of 24 manufacturers in the 2016 JD Power Vehicle Dependability Study.

Quels sont les avantages du C3 Picasso?

Donné pour 6,9 l/100 en cycle mixte (et 159 g/km de CO2, donc neutre vis-à-vis de l’écopastille sur le marché français) le C3 Picasso VTi 120 consomme raisonnablement pour un engin peu aérodynamique (surface frontale élevée) et lourd (1.235 kg annoncé sans conducteur, et d’après notre ressenti sensiblement plus).

Quelle est la vitesse d’un C3 Picasso?

Le C3 Picasso VTi 120 offre des performances décentes, avec une vitesse maxi de 188 km/h conforme à celle annoncé par le constructeur, un 0 à 100 km/h en 11 secondes, le 400 m et 1000 m D. A. atteints en 18 et 33,2 secondes selon notre chrono.

Quelle est la consommation d’un Picasso?

En essence, le petit Picasso a enregistré sur la même période 1 040 commandes avec le 1.6 VTi 95 chevaux et à peine 813 pour le 1.6 VTi 120 de cet essai. A consommation quasi-égale et pour un prix supérieur de seulement 600 € sur l’unique niveau d’équipement commun “Confort”, le 120 mériterait un meilleur sort.