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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i Finesse 5d (1999/V)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6i Finesse 5d (1999/V) - Owner Review

Comfortable, but i think it is a bit underpowered.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

3 out of 5

Good value, but as 2nd owner, I have suffered some of the depreciation.

Costs

4 out of 5

Main dealer, main service - £120, with a courtesy car for the day!! Now you can not say fairer than that!! £155.00 for replacement alloy wheel though, ouch!

Driving

3 out of 5

Comfortable, but i think it is a bit underpowered.

Performance

2 out of 5

Slow, even the diesel is quicker.

Reliability

3 out of 5

Never broken down, but rattles like hell so i don't know about the build quality.

Image

2 out of 5

It's an Escort - let's not get carried away.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Nice, owned by an old lady before me on motability.

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Security

2 out of 5

Standard.

Service

5 out of 5

Great service.

Problems

Bodywork
Crap - rust on sills and wheel arches.

Engine
Okay, just underpowered.

Gearbox
Noisy, crunches - not good.

Other
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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