12Holden Captiva

Holden Captiva

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12Holden Captiva
2.8

512 reviews

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40%13%47%

Build Quality
2.9
Value for Money
2.8
Cleaning & Maintenance
3.0
Noise Level
3.1
Braking
3.5
Acceleration / Power
2.9
Gear Shifting
3.3
Suspension
3.1
Fuel Efficiency
2.6
Handling
3.1
Interior Design
3.2
Boot Size
4.0
Comfort
3.7
Features
3.3

Reviews

512 reviews
Dereck
DereckPerth, WA6 posts
  CG LX
Nick M.
Nick M.6 posts
  CG LX

Craptiva keep driving away from me

Never ever ever ever ever buy these captivas because you will forever ever ever ever spend more money fixing it than you paid for it......like my relationships looks gd on the outside but not gd on the inside.....stay away save your money better take public transport because those captivas you buy means no sleep. The stress becomes overwhelming.take my advice and run . Show details
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Scott
Scott3 posts
  CG Series II 5

rubbish vehicle

I had a very ordinary experience with the Holden Captiva. I owned a 2013 Holden Captiva and it spent a lot of time on the back of the tow truck. computer, starter motor, blown engine. worst car I ever owned. Show details
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flocon765
flocon765Greater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
  CG Series II 5

Holden's worse manufactured vehicle

Biggest mistake i had made big let down ever seen Show details
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Wilber
WilberPerth, WA16 posts
  CG Series II 5
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Bobtail Dobermann
Bobtail DobermannCentral QLD19 posts
  Verified CG Series II 7 LX
Julie
Julie
  CG Series II 7 CX

Bad buy

Brought this lemon had just 4 month of use had it road tested and got mechanical clearance from dealers only to have the transmission go at under 100,000 kms took months to get the part cost 9000 to fix and now have further 2800 to have the reprogramming never had any issues with other vehicles I have brought and repaired in the past my advice dont buy holden captiva my only small comfort is to know I am not the only victim Show details
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Mary.Jane.Suter
Mary.Jane.SuterSydney, NSW5 posts
  CG LTZ
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joseph p.
joseph p.Metropolitan Adelaide, SA13 posts
  CG SX

Piece of rubbish don't buy one

Dpf plus turbo after 110000km
Been nothing but problems and problems
Bought it to mechanic was going to charge
5k to fix but no guarantees
Worst car Holden have made
Colorado same bulshit
I'll never buy another Holden again and steered my friends well away from Holden Show details
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sema aksoy
sema aksoySydney, NSW3 posts
  Verified CG Series II 5

Its ok

My captiva 2010 2.4 llitres is wasting so much petrol since i bought it i cannot keep up my friends full tank they use it for up to 2 weeks long trips mine finishes so quickly although i do short trips and drive very little anyone else have the same problem?? Its a big problem for me. Also there is the petrol signs on dashboard one on left comes up and blinks when petrol is low the other on the right side comes on most of the time and stays on although there is petrol , does anyone know what the one on right side mean?? Show details
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Jayne
JayneSouth East Queensland, QLD
  CG Series II 5

Comfortable! Drives perfectly, love it!

This has been the best car I’ve owned so far. Drives beautifully, hasn’t missed a beat! Comfortable, nice cold air. Great for road trips, either long haul or short. Love this car! Show details
Sascha.
Sascha.North-West & West coast, TAS13 posts
  CG LTZ
Reg T
Reg TMid West, WA10 posts
  Captiva

Lock out problem

My 2014 HOLDEN CAPTIVA locked all doors and would not respond to the is electronic nor manual keys , Naturally I phoned our local ex Holden Dealer Young Motors Geraldton from whom it was purchased .The service manager said the vehicle would have to be carried to them via towing co . On the of chance i spoke to a local auto election ,within 30 minutes a young lad attended ,ten minutes later the car was unlocked and purring away .. cost 75 dollars  Show details
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Johan Bezuidenhout
Johan BezuidenhoutMedowie5 posts
  CG Series II 7 LX

Dont buy this is a piece of crap

I am driving a 2.2tdi 2012 Holden Captiva. This car does not have power and really slow to respond to the throttle. Its really heavy on diesel I am not even getting 9km/l. My Captiva have 75000 km on the clock and the transmission failed. Do not buy Show details
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Adrian7
Adrian7Greater Melbourne (Metropolitan), VIC18 posts
  Verified CG Active

Great value 7 seater SUV

Bought the car 2017 and so far love this car. It has everything with a low price tag. Leather seats, 7 seaters, Android auto, reverse camera, sunroof, keyless entry. It drives well and felt better with the eco button on. High driving seat as well, so it is easy to see your surrounding. When I bought this, it comes with 7 years warranty and capped service, so that is a big bonus. Show details
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Questions & Answers

John M.
John M. · Captiva CG (2006-2018)

I have a 2015 captiva active can i fit the navigation from any year into it.

peter C.
peter C. · CG LTZ (2006-2018)

Hello there we have 2016 ltz diesel and have just cleaned the throttle body cleared the code and a couple of drives the code comes up again am I up for a new one or is there other contributing factors thanks

Tapiwa
Tapiwa · Captiva CG (2006-2018)

Where can l get radio codes for my captiva 2014 model

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CategoryLarge / 7 Seater SUVsLarge / 7 Seater SUVsLarge / 7 Seater SUVsLarge / 7 Seater SUVs
Starting Price $43,490$42,490$41,490$38,490
TransmissionAutomaticAutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Drive TypeFour Wheel Drive (4WD)Four Wheel Drive (4WD)Four Wheel Drive (4WD)Four Wheel Drive (4WD)
Fuel TypeDiesel and PetrolDiesel and PetrolDiesel and PetrolDiesel and Petrol
Wheels19" Alloy19" Alloy19" Alloy18" Alloy
Fuel Consumption10.1 L/100km10.1 L/100km8.5 L/100km10.1 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 65 L65 L65 L65 L
Engine6 Cylinder 3.0L6 Cylinder 3.0L4 Cylinder 2.2L6 Cylinder 3.0L
Max Power190kW @ 6900rpm190kW @ 6900rpm135kW @ 3800rpm190kW @ 6900rpm
Max Torque288Nm @ 5800rpm288Nm @ 5800rpm400Nm @ 1750-2750rpm288Nm @ 5800rpm
Country of ManufactureSouth KoreaSouth KoreaSouth KoreaSouth Korea
Manufacturer Warranty3 year(s)3 year(s)3 year(s)3 year(s)
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