1988 Ford Festiva Overview

Festiva

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Average User Score

35 stars

Based on 4 reviews

Excellent For Just Getting Out And Going?! Great Little Car?! by jpdaddyof2
 — Love the 5 speed stick but hate the carberator and vac-um issues of the 1988-1989 years. wish I could find a fuel injected 5 speed to put my fresh engine in! Bought this car for $1500 when ... Read More
Fun Car To Take Out And Flip by Codock
 — My festiva used to get about 45 miles to the gallon. Great little car to run around with.. just do not expect to get there fast. As it gets older its a fun run around and beat it up car. And so long a... Read More
Penny Racer Without The Penny by Marc
 — Wasn't the best looking car, but wasn't the worst. It ran, and it was better than walking. A large semi or strong sneeze would make it switch lanes. small parts were always falling off of it, but it s... Read More

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Ford Festiva Questions

g3ride69
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Need Help With The 145r12 Tire Size.... Conversion?

I have an 88 festiva... had 145/80r12 's on the front...... I switched them out with 145r12 I think this is a metric tire? I can't figure out what the original tires were and whether or not I h bee...

2,345 views with 6 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
solmate9
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How Do I Adjust The Shifting Linkage On My 1988 Ford Festiva, It's Sloppy L...

The shifting lever is really loose.

40 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
WestWizard
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Motor Runs Fast

Motor runs fast when started up and does not stop

14 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
Eric Moretz
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How To Stop Engine Knock

182 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 years ago)
pra
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Shut Off While Driving

1988 ford festiva shut's off while driving, fuel filter was changed, both fuel pumps were checked and are working, new distrubter and wiring, coil was checked and found to be o.k., fuel tank was drain...

918 views with 6 answers (last answer 11 months ago)