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Old 4th October 2014, 14:41   #196
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Thanks Severus, I have already gone through this thread. It is very detailed in nature.

But I was looking for an official TBHP review and could not find any.
Oh alright. I thought you couldn't find any thread on the 2014 Corolla since you used the words "any thread". Thanks btw!
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Old 15th October 2014, 07:32   #197
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The corolla with 2.0 l will make it more expensive, but I think it's well-worth it.

Skoda/VW have horrendous ASS, Chevrolet's interiors are not inspiring, Elantra has simply not picked up. The toyota corolla makes a strong case for itself with the 2.0 l

Diesel engines are a forte of the Germans, not Japanese. The 2L diesel that you are referring to, is something that the VW group has built and perfected over the years and use it across different brands (Audi/ VW/ Skoda/ Seat) in different states of tune.

There is no such internationally popular diesel mill available with the Japs (both Toyota and Honda). It is rare markets like India where Diesel is priced lower than Petrol that is pushing them to Diesel engines and it is not feasible to develop a wide range of sizes in them unless they are backed by volumes (read ROI). So a 2L Diesel corolla might be a distant dream.
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Moderators ... when will you guys put up the corolla 2014 review ?
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Hi, Is there an official review for the new Corolla planned?
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If only it had a 125 bhp and a 1800 cc Diesel engine. This would have been the best selling car in india. Toyota in indian market.
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Currently I own a 2013 Polo Tdi Highline now at 70,000Kms. It has been immaculately maintained & very cautiously driven. Still at 60,000kms the car stopped in the middle of the road & we had to tow it 150kms to the nearest service station. Had to replace injectors & high pressure pump. Near to Rs.1 Lac. Thanks to Team-bhp,I had extended warranty & didn't have to pay anything.
But this incident has shaken my faith on Volkswagen brand. Now I am looking for a car that will give me a fuss free ownership for 3 Lac kms. Will Corolla Altis Diesel fulfill my expectations? Because I am stretching my budget for it.
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But this incident has shaken my faith on Volkswagen brand. Now I am looking for a car that will give me a fuss free ownership for 3 Lac kms. Will Corolla Altis Diesel fulfill my expectations? Because I am stretching my budget for it.
There is no guarantee that it will, but if I have to bet on one car to do that then it is this. Mine has completed 60k kms and I have till now spent less than 30k on its servicing. The car drives as good as new even today. Do take a proper TD though and see for yourself if you can manage with that engine as its not a fun to drive car and rather more of a cruiser.
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advice needed on Audio system for corolla 2006 model

One of my friend wants to upgrade head unit of his 2006 corolla. We found the below one is value for money and no compromise on the features. Any of you have any suggestions?
Thanks in advance.

http://www.flipkart.com/woodman-doub...meh6y4z7h8hhtf
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