Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Berlingo v Partner
#1
Hello

I currently own a 09 plate XTR, which has never let us down, apart from the suspension rattle!

We are looking to change it and are looking at a Skoda Yeti and a newer Peugeot (62 plate) Partner, the question I have is-Does the Partner suffer the same suspension problems of the Berlingo?

I'd prefer to stick with the Partner/Berlingo style but don't want the disappointment of owning such a practical vehicle whilst listening to the suspension knocking!

Thanks
Mike
Reply
#2
They are the same car, the suspension rattle is not a standard feature, my 08 doesn't have it and it has 107,000 miles under its belt.


Mark
[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to Satellitemark for this post:
  • Mike Hassam
Reply
#3
They are the same car AFAIK. Just different badge. They come off the same assembly line. A number of videos on youtube showing the assembly line with a mix of Partners and Berlingos following each other. Löwen here Hasenzähne there. All with the same warts.
2010 Berlingo Multispace HDi 110 with FAP.  Persamos green.

[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to 3rensho for this post:
  • Mike Hassam
Reply
#4
Thanks for the replies, we're going to see the Partner on Tuesday so will see how it goes.
Reply
#5
My 12 plate XTR has never had problems with the suspension.
--------------------------------------------------------------

2012 Iron Grey XTR 110 with lots of bits and bobs.
[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to Trevor for this post:
  • Mike Hassam
Reply
#6
They need a bit of weight in them to ride nicely. Mine is a bit clunky and skittish when completely empty but rides very smooth with the welder and a load of steel on board.
[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to Solent for this post:
  • Mike Hassam
Reply
#7
Talking about the differences between the Peugeot Partner and the Citroen Berlingo, is like trying to decide between the Austin Mini or the Morris Mini!!! Same vehicle, different badges ffs. There are plenty of Peugeot Lions to be found on the components making up my Citroen Berlingo! I'm on my second B9 Berlingo and have never had this suspension rattle that many moan about on here... maybe I've been lucky!
[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to CourierJim for this post:
  • Mike Hassam
Reply
#8
Point taken about the suspension rattle, I moved from a 53 plate to a 09 and the suspension knocking was a huge disappointment. Partner/Berlingo-either or-I'd have another one in an instant, I think its a case of 'once bitten..'
Reply
#9
I'm not sure why the suspension rattle is I big thing, that sort of thing can usually be rectified by a decent indi garage for around £100.

Mark
Reply
#10
(08-05-2016, 05:08 PM)Solent Wrote:  They need a bit of weight in them to ride nicely. Mine is a bit clunky and skittish when completely empty but rides very smooth with the welder and a load of steel on board.

But i don't want the misses in the Berlingo all the time Sad bit like the Berlingo she rattle's on. Rolleyes
                                     Smile  It's too orangey for crow's It's just for me and my dog  Smile

                                                        Heart Heart Love a lot trust a few  Dodgy
 
                                                        

                                        
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
[-]
Welcome
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username:
  

Password:
  




[-]
Search
(Advanced Search)

[-]
Latest Threads
Grizz' Prozac for the Soul - Berlingo Multispace
Last Post: Grizz
Yesterday 10:13 PM
» Replies: 355
» Views: 45477
Clutch cable mounting plate?
Last Post: geoff
Yesterday 09:49 PM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 419
1.6 hdi lumpy cold start
Last Post: Zion
Yesterday 09:28 PM
» Replies: 52
» Views: 6684
Bypass heater matrix?
Last Post: Zion
Yesterday 09:11 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 591
Radio wiring.
Last Post: Zion
Yesterday 09:07 PM
» Replies: 11
» Views: 1517
newbie
Last Post: weldore
Yesterday 08:00 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 167
Peugeot partner 2.0 hdi 90, will a 406 2.0 hdi 1...
Last Post: Civvic
Yesterday 02:40 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 395
FOR SALE Amdro Bootjump £1100
Last Post: Elbie
Yesterday 01:11 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 158
Dingo - 05 - 2.0 HDI
Last Post: coakers
Yesterday 10:13 AM
» Replies: 80
» Views: 16889
Panoramic sunroof (+2008) model for weekend camp...
Last Post: Elbie
Yesterday 10:02 AM
» Replies: 5
» Views: 717

[-]
Recent Visitors
Locations of visitors to this page