Is the Peugeot 407 a good car?

Is the Peugeot 407 a good car?

The Peugeot 407 looks like great value, if you can put up with the glitches. Family cars don’t come much more affordable than Peugeot’s 407: it represents a lot of car for the money. It’s got a wealth of talents, too, from excellent refinement and a superb ride to good looks and plenty of kit.

What year is Peugeot 407?

The Peugeot 407 is a large family car produced by the French automaker Peugeot, from 2003 to 2010. It was available in saloon, coupé and estate variants, with both diesel and petrol engines.

How much horsepower does a Peugeot 407 have?

Peugeot 407 2.0 HDi 136 Engine Technical Data
Compression Ratio : 17.6
Maximum power – Output – Horsepower : 136 PS or 134 bhp or 100 kW @ 4000 rpm
Maximum torque : 320 Nm or 236 lb.ft @ 2000 rpm
Drive wheels – Traction – Drivetrain : FWD

What are Peugeot 407 like?

What’s the used Peugeot 407 saloon like? Show the Peugeot 407 a motorway and it will keep you happy all day long. Every engine cruises quietly, wind and road noise are subdued and the ride is comfortable at speed. Being a saloon, it isn’t as versatile as a family hatch, but the large boot is family-friendly.

Is Peugeot 607 reliable?

Extremely comfortable, fairly economic, very reliable, plethora of gadgets for it’s age.

Is the Peugeot 407 a good car to buy?

In all these respects the 407 compares unfavourably with the Peugeot 405 and 406 which I owned previously. In sum, it is potentially an excellent car spoiled by lack of attention to assembly detail. It hasn’t been manufactured for a couple of years now, and I would advise anyone considering buying one to inspect it with a fine-tooth comb first.

How often does a Peugeot 407 engine need to be changed?

On the 2.2-litre petrol engine it needs changing every 80,000km or four years, on the other engines the change interval is 180,000km or nine years. Peugeot recalled the 407 in 2011 for a fault related to the engine vacuum pump that could affect the braking performance.

Is there a recall on the Peugeot 407?

There was also a recall in 2010 to check the clearance between the wiring harness and the cooling fan that could result in damage to the harness.

Are there any major flaws in the Ford 407?

The 407 doesn’t have any major flaws to note, but is subject to the occasional and frustrating failures of electrical components, particularly ignition coils. The 407 is relatively complex and needs the attention of someone who is familiar with the brand