Rear view of Citroen C8
Used car tests

Citroen C8

4 Jan, 2005

With so many people carriers around, is the Citroen C8 the right choice for a used buyer?

Road tests

Citroen C8

2 Jul, 2002

Want to 'C' the latest that Citroen has to offer families on the move? Meet the new C8. The firm has launched its new MPV, based on an updated edition of the platform that underpinned the Ford Galaxy.

2005-reg Petrol, Owner for more than 5 years

Electrics constantly problem - wipers, lights, a/c, doors, central locking, alarm and on, and on. the worst is the engine management and gearbox issue from new and still un-fixed! Heavy on brakes, tyres, exhausts, oil & filters, wiper blades. due to build quality window mechanisms gone in past few months, also door handles and pulls.

2003-reg Diesel, Owner for more than 5 years

A few things have gone wrong now it's getting old

2006-reg Diesel, Owner for less than a year

A few niggly bits with the electrics/ abs and cooling fan staying on flating the baterie and leak on fuel pipe buy rear wheel. The 6th gear helps on the motorway.

2007-reg Petrol, Owner for more than 5 years

Less reliable than the peugeot 806 it replaced but better than most citroen c8's. Thirsty but we do low annual mileage.