Holden Captiva 2012 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Holden Captiva 2012 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Used Holden Captiva review: 2006-2017
By the early part of this century, it was painfully obvious that nobody was going to survive selling or making cars here if they didn’t have an SUV in their showrooms.Ford took the step of designing ...Read More
Holden Captiva LX: ANCAP rating
The 2012 Holden Captiva LX was AWD and had a 4-star ANCAP rating.
Holden Captiva 2012: Lost power
Never let things slide if you feel your car has a problem. Pursue a solution until you are satisfied you have the answer. It’s not a good idea to miss services, particularly on cars with turbochargers. Keeping a fresh supply of oil is the key to trouble-free motoring with turbos. There’s every chance the turbo was faulty when you first noticed it, and having missed a service you probably contributed to the failure. There’s probably not a lot you can do, except to pay for the repairs.
Used Holden Captiva review: 2006-2014
Holden Captiva is a medium-large SUV that is imported from a General Motors factory in South Korea. It has a lot of Australian input in its body styling and mechanical components. Interestingly, the ...Read More
Holden Captiva: Lemon
If you can't reach a satisfactory solution to your problem going to VCAT is a way of resolving it. I couldn't predict the outcome, but as Holden has had the car for extensive periods of time trying, without success it seems, to fix it, you would seem to be justified in making a claim against them.
Holden Captiva 2012: Exploded sunroof
Assuming you have the Holden extended warranty you should be covered in the event the sunroof failed due to faulty workmanship. I've never heard of the problem you experienced before, so it's hard to speculate on the cause. If Holden does reject your warranty claim then request them to cover it under goodwill.
Used Holden Captiva review: 2008-2013
The Korean-built SUV with family-friendly seating wasn't a serious off-roader. New Holden was slow to pick up on the shift to SUVs. When it hit the market it did so with an imported model instead of ...Read More
Holden Captiva: Is it really that bad?
The negatives are in comparison with its classy rivals, including the Kia Sportage and Hyundai ix35 that - as with the Captiva - come from Korea. I've had readers complaining about quality and mechanical problems but the main shortcoming is basically its performance against the rivals.
Holden Captiva: Better than a Nissan Qashqai?
I wouldn't recommend the Captiva but the Dualis gets The Tick and is good value.
Holden Captiva5: Fuel efficiency
It needs to go to a mechanic who can properly diagnose it. It sounds like it could be a sensor problem, which should show up on a diagnostic check.