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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i Ghia 5d Auto (1996/P)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i Ghia 5d Auto (1996/P) - Owner Review

Very smooth. Good feedback.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

5 out of 5

Great value for money when second-hand.

Costs

3 out of 5

Older cars need regular servicing.

Driving

4 out of 5

Very smooth. Good feedback.

Performance

4 out of 5

Under average acceleration. Excellent on motorways.

Reliability

4 out of 5

Never broken down on me yet.

Image

4 out of 5

Very common car, but looks good when clean!

Comfort

5 out of 5

Ghia extras are well worth it.

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Insurance group: 15

Security

2 out of 5

Minimal. Needs aftermarket alarm to be safe.

Service

4 out of 5

Ford are always good for servicing.

Problems

Bodywork
Some rust above rear wheel arch.

Engine
-

Gearbox
Judder on auto gearbox means that valve body needs replacing - £200.

Other
Reliable, comfortable motoring.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes