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Ford Escort Hatchback RS 2000 3d (1991/J)

Ford Escort Hatchback RS 2000 3d (1991/J) - Owner Review

Handling is fantastic, but you have to fight against uneven roads.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

5 out of 5

Very cheap to buy for a car with all electrics and 150hp.

Costs

4 out of 5

Parts are not that expensive if you know where to go.

Driving

4 out of 5

Handling is fantastic, but you have to fight against uneven roads.

Performance

4 out of 5

Quite fast, but starts to feel slow after driving for a year or so.

Reliability

3 out of 5

Mechanically sound, not electrically.

Image

4 out of 5

For a 16 yr old car escort it looks great with 17s and window tints, bubble bonnet model the best.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Recaros keep you in position round corners but not comfy for motorways.

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Security

2 out of 5

Not a lot.

Service

3 out of 5

Didn't take to a garage.

Problems

Bodywork
Needed a seal welded up, little rust on rear arches.

Engine
No problems.

Gearbox
Good gearbox, not sure bout clutch.

Other
Lots of electrical problem mainly from poor fuse boxes.

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