The upstate NY winters (no car washing lots of rust damage) rough roads have aged this car tremendously.
And i mean chicago 2008 snow (like 8 inches).
Get, fREE email alerts from m anytime something new pops up about the Escort.It's older now and experiencing mechanical problems due to parts wearing out (e.g.A lower beltline and increased glass area afforded a more airy cabin and the.9-liter inline four was refined for smoother operation.It now has 122,000 miles on it and is still a great car.We were the second owners of this car and it was good at east st louis escorts first romania escort but escort london fetish after making numerous trips of over 500 miles the car did not prove to be reliable.Later, there was an annoying electrical problem.I loved it when I first got.Reliability has been better than average, interior and body/paint have held up well and average 30 - 32 mpg.
On highways, with a gallon of gas you can make more than 34 miles, if you keep the speed at 55 mph.
Tranny started to shift hard, throwing code for tranny failure.
The result was the subcompact Ford Escort.Always idled very rough, car shakes when not moving.But wait, there's more.All in all, not a bad choice for a first car/cheap transportation.It did have to have its transmission refurbished and we decided to keep it until it was dead since it cost us 3,000 (slightly less than it was worth at the time).Interior Design Exterior Design Build Quality Reliability.Even though the '03 Foci I owned were better-built and performing cars, I prefer the ZX2 stying.