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Ford Escort Hatchback 1.3 Encore 3d (1996/N)

Ford Escort Hatchback 1.3 Encore 3d (1996/N) - Owner Review

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Review submitted by
Ian Miles on

Ford Escort Hatchback (90-01)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Old boy racer!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Really looks good now I've 'personalised' it, must be unique

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, so I can create another 'personalised' escort

What are you likely to buy next?
another mk6 escort

Buying experience

5 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?
July 2009

Did you get a good deal and why?

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Good for styling

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Good, despite lack of power steering

What's it like to park?
Very easy, excellent all round visibility

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Rocker cover gasket at 108,000

What's most practical about your car?
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Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
There aren't any

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