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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8TDi Ghia 5d (1996/N)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8TDi Ghia 5d (1996/N) - Owner Review

My first car, lovely to drive, only had it two days and I'm very impressed.
5

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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

5 out of 5

Fantastic.

Costs

4 out of 5

Quite good at the moment, put £30 of diesel in and done 100 miles and still got over half a tank of diesel left.

Driving

5 out of 5

My first car, lovely to drive, only had it two days and I'm very impressed.

Performance

5 out of 5

Very good once it gets going, quite slow starting off.

Reliability

4 out of 5

Great, only problem is when stall it, takes a few moments to get it going again.

Image

5 out of 5

A real head turner, alloys great, ghia badges look classy and the interior lights look great.

Comfort

5 out of 5

Great seats, nice heater, controls exactly where you want them, great all rounder.

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Insurance group: 17

Security

4 out of 5

Has an aftermarket immobiliser and double locks, don't know if it has an alarm.

Service

4 out of 5

Haven't had to take it into the garage just yet.

Problems

Bodywork
Slight rust on wheel arches and edge of door, shouldn't take much to repair that.

Engine
-

Gearbox
Brilliant.

Other
After 8 years of driving, only one bulb gone inside.

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