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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8D L 5d (1993/L)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8D L 5d (1993/L) - Owner Review

Not an easy car to drive, mine has no PAS.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

1 out of 5

Not really worth anythnig.

Costs

3 out of 5

Excelent on fuel, but I have spent loads on repairs.

Driving

1 out of 5

Not an easy car to drive, mine has no PAS.

Performance

2 out of 5

Very slow to start, but good on the motorway.

Reliability

1 out of 5

A problem every month.

Image

3 out of 5

Common.

Comfort

3 out of 5

Not uncomfortable.

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Security

2 out of 5

Very easy to break into, but mine has an alarm.

Service

1 out of 5

Not used dealer.

Problems

Bodywork
Rear arches rotten, lost of rust patches on the car.

Engine
Camshaft broke at 102,000 - very expensive repair bill (£700). Tappets noisy.

Gearbox
On its way out. Input bearings noisy.

Other
Fuel injector pump has just started to leak, but I would rather drive it into the canal before I repair it.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No