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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6 Serenade 5d (1996/N)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6 Serenade 5d (1996/N) - Owner Review

Light steering and good with bumps, but no sports car.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

4 out of 5

A lot of car and equipment for the money, heated windscreen great for frosty mornings.

Costs

4 out of 5

Parts cheap, but engine gulps petrol if worked harp

Driving

3 out of 5

Light steering and good with bumps, but no sports car.

Performance

3 out of 5

Nippy in town and able to hold a fast cruise

Reliability

3 out of 5

Has the odd fault but is cheap to fix.

Image

2 out of 5

Ordinary looking family hatch not going to win any beauty prizes

Comfort

4 out of 5

Seats are comfy, but a noisy on the motorway

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Insurance group: 13

Security

3 out of 5

Immobilised

Service

4 out of 5

Expensive but helpful

Problems

Bodywork
Starting to show a bit of rust

Engine
Reliable, but cold starts are poor

Gearbox
None

Other
Brake problems and dash falls to bits easliy

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes