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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8 GTi 5d (AC) (1999/S)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.8 GTi 5d (AC) (1999/S) - Owner Review

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Review submitted by
Mike Gwillim on

Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)

Summary

3 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
i should have bought an RS2000

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
-

Would you buy this car again and why?
no

What are you likely to buy next?
-

Buying experience

2 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Didn't buy from a dealer

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,100

When did you buy the car?
January 2007

Did you get a good deal and why?
at the time yes, once i'd spent a small fortune no

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
looked nice in black and was pratical

What was the dealer like?
-

Driving it

3 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
the 1800 zetec is a bit underpowered really compared to other manufacturers gti's

What's it like to park?
-

Living with it

3 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
cylinder head gasket due to water pump. bottom arms were hanging off

What's most practical about your car?
-

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
the interior, nice and smart half leather seats

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