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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6 LX 5d (AC) (1997/P)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.6 LX 5d (AC) (1997/P) - Owner Review

Good on the Glen Coe Rd, not so good in Safeway's
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

4 out of 5

Good price compared to other makers, £4,400 at 3 years.

Costs

4 out of 5

2years and 22k later, only tyres and alternator belt needed servicing costs. Good.

Driving

3 out of 5

Good on the Glen Coe Rd, not so good in Safeway's

Performance

3 out of 5

Takes off and stops well. Slowish acceleration in 5th

Reliability

5 out of 5

100% so far with 10k sevices.

Image

3 out of 5

Suits mine. Goes well with Safeway bags.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Motorway good. Devon to Glasgow no complaints from family or driver.

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Insurance group: 15

Security

4 out of 5

Alarm, immobiliser, face off radio. Spends lots of time in dodgy areas and has been okay.

Service

4 out of 5

Free of charge check done on air bags. Use UNI PART garage for servicing, with great results and pricing.

Problems

Bodywork
Some scratching. Metalic paint dear to fix.

Engine
Cracked alternator belt at 40k, thats all.

Gearbox
-

Other
Nothing to speak of.

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