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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.4i LX 5d (1993/K)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.4i LX 5d (1993/K) - Owner Review

Understeer is chronic, and steering is too heavy whilst manoeuvering.
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Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Value

4 out of 5

Pretty cheap for what you get.

Costs

5 out of 5

Parts are available cheaply everywhere.

Driving

2 out of 5

Understeer is chronic, and steering is too heavy whilst manoeuvering.

Performance

2 out of 5

Acceleration is very poor below 2000 rpm and poor above!

Reliability

3 out of 5

Always something new to replace or repair…

Image

3 out of 5

Slight boy racer stereotype.

Comfort

1 out of 5

Suspension jars violently. Seats are too firm.

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Security

3 out of 5

Ford alarm/immobilisor is standard.

Service

1 out of 5

Haven"t used a Ford main dealer yet.

Problems

Bodywork
Rusts through the slightest paint chip.

Engine
Carburettor never seems properly tuned.

Gearbox
-

Other
Rear wiper and heated screen only work intermittently!

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