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Holden Cruze 2009

The 2009 Holden Cruze range of configurations is currently priced from $4,000. Our most recent review of the 2009 Holden Cruze resulted in a score of 6 out of 10 for that particular example. You can read the full review here.

This is what David Morley liked most about this particular version of the Holden Cruze: Handling and ride combo., Decent interior and luggage space., Turbo petrol motors are charmers.

The 2009 Holden Cruze carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1200 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Holden Cruze is also known as the Daewoo Lacetti Premiere in markets outside Australia.

Holden Cruze 2009 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Holden Cruze 2009 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • How do you check transmission oil in a Holden Cruze 2009 and where is the fuel filter located?

    It used to be the case that you could simply, quickly and easily check a car’s transmission fluid by looking at the transmission dipstick. In the case of the Holden Cruze, that’s not the case and clearly, the manufacturer doesn’t want anybody unauthorised attempting to check the fluid level. That and the fact that a transmission without a dipstick is cheaper to make.

    Without a dipstick, the fluid level is set when the transmission fluid is changed as part of a service. The transmission when refilled is then warmed to a pre-determined temperature and a small bung removed from the side of the transmission near the driveshaft. If the level is correct, there should be a drop of two of fluid leak from this hole. Clearly, this is not a job for the home mechanic, but that’s how a workshop does it.

    On the diesel-engined Cruze, the fuel filter is located in front of the driver’s side rear wheel, under the floor and next to the fuel tank. You may have to remove the plastic under-floor panels to gain access to the filter. In the petrol version of the Cruze, the filter is located in the driver’s-side rear wheel arch and, in either case, you’ll need to get under the car to change them, so make sure the car is safely supported.

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  • Holden Cruze 2009: Transmission failure

    You could try for a goodwill payment from Holden, but I doubt that you would have any success. Your car is 10 years old, it’s done 200,000 km, and you bought it second hand.

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  • Holden Cruze 2009: automatic problems

    It sounds like it could have the dreaded Cruze auto transmission problem. Take it to a Holden dealer, or an automatic transmission mechanic and have them check it.

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  • Holden Cruze: Are the manual transmissions any good?

    The 1.8-litre manual is a solid, generally reliable car compared to the automatic, which is know to be troublesome. Obviously, it doesn't have a turbo, which can also be troublesome.

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Holden Cruze 2009 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2009 Holden Cruze will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Holden Cruze vary from 16x6.5 inches to 17x7 inches.

Holden Cruze Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
CD Sedan 205x60 R16 16x6.5 inches 205x60 R16 16x6.5 inches
CDX Sedan 215x50 R17 17x7 inches 215x50 R17 17x7 inches
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Holden Cruze 2009 Price and Specs

The Holden Cruze 2009 is currently available from $4,000 for the Cruze CDX up to $11,999 for the Cruze CDX.

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CD Sedan 2.0L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $3,600 $5,830
CD Sedan 2.0L Diesel 5 SP MAN $2,900 $4,950
CD Sedan 1.8L ULP 6 SP AUTO $2,800 $4,730
CD Sedan 1.8L ULP 5 SP MAN $2,500 $4,290
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Holden Cruze 2009 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2009 Holden Cruze is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Holden Cruze currently offers fuel consumption from 5.7 to 7.5L/100km. The Holden Cruze is available with the following fuel types: Diesel and ULP.

Holden Cruze Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
CD Sedan 2.0L,Diesel,5 SP MAN 5.7L/100km
CD Sedan 2.0L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 6.8L/100km
CD Sedan 1.8L,ULP,5 SP MAN 7L/100km
CD Sedan 1.8L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 7.5L/100km
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Holden Cruze 2009 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2009 Holden Cruze are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1788mm x 1477mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Holden Cruze 2009 Dimensions  include 1477mm height, 1788mm width, 4597mm length.
Holden Cruze Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
CD Sedan 1477x1788x4597 mm 143 mm
CDX Sedan 1477x1788x4597 mm 143 mm
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Holden Cruze 2009 Towing capacity

The Holden Cruze has maximum towing capacity of 1200kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Holden Cruze Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
CD Sedan 1.8L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1200kg
CD Sedan 1.8L,ULP,6 SP AUTO 1200kg
CD Sedan 2.0L,Diesel,5 SP MAN 1200kg
CDX Sedan 1.8L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1200kg
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