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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8TD Encore 5d (1995/M)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8TD Encore 5d (1995/M) - Owner Review

Good grip on road. Good driving position. Feels safe.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

4 out of 5

Reasonably priced. Decent spec.

Costs

4 out of 5

Low cost servicing. Parts cheap. Insurance low.

Driving

5 out of 5

Good grip on road. Good driving position. Feels safe.

Performance

3 out of 5

A little sluggish pulling away, but no problems when up to speed.

Reliability

3 out of 5

Problems with diesel pump, but other than that generally good.

Image

2 out of 5

Better than Astra, but is now starting to feel dated.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Very good. No problem traveling long distances in comfort.

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Insurance group: 14

Security

2 out of 5

Shabby locks, no alarm.

Service

1 out of 5

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Problems

Bodywork
No problems. Rust starting to appear on wheel arches, but car is getting on in age now.

Engine
Dieasel Pump failed twice in 3 years.

Gearbox
No problems.

Other
Weak door handles.

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