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Ford Escort Saloon 1.8i Ghia X 4d (1996/P)

Ford Escort Saloon 1.8i Ghia X 4d (1996/P) - Owner Review

A very smooth, laid-back executive drive
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Ford Escort Saloon (91-99)

Value

4 out of 5

We picked up a bargain at auction (so far no faults)

Costs

5 out of 5

None, so far!

Driving

4 out of 5

A very smooth, laid-back executive drive

Performance

4 out of 5

The Zetec engine is a powerful superb drive at intermediate speeds

Reliability

4 out of 5

So far all that is wrong is troublesome idle speeds, but it hasnt cut out yet

Image

3 out of 5

Could be a little flasher, but it's still very streamlined and sleek

Comfort

4 out of 5

A home away from home plenty of room and accessories galore

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Insurance group: 21

Security

3 out of 5

Can't knock the alarm didn't realise it had one until i set it off

Service

3 out of 5

Never needed to with this car, but i have used them in the past and can't fault service Ford are friendly and they are so common it tends to work out very cheap as well.

Problems

Bodywork
None

Engine
Idle, could be better

Gearbox
Perfect

Other
All in all a very cheap reliable runabout with the neccessary power to outrun todays boy racer types. I live for making fools out of them.

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