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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)


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?

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?

What price did you pay?

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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