1997 Ford Escort Overview


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4 Dr LX Sedan
44 national listings
4 Dr LX Wagon
Avg. Price: $2,429
4 Dr STD Sedan
9 national listings

Ford Escort Experts

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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 39 reviews

My Ford Escort 1.8 Si by Kimberley
 — jay has modified the engine for performance and it is currently running at 178 bhp, at the flywheel, proven on a rolling road. more gee gee's to come soon, when he gets his remapping software, ;)build... Read More
It Won Give Up On U...lol by Sandeep N
 — * Performance - acceleration -smoked a holden commodore v6 till 60, braking and handling awesome for an estate, * Build Quality - solid chassis.rugged car. * Appearance - interiors a bit... Read More
Handles Great At Speeds,(minus The Vibrations Over 100mph),my First Car!!! by Stacey
 — Ford Escort Ghia LX,1.8 zetec,17''Alloys low profile tyres,5-door.big fat exhaust,GTI body kit, had new tailgate,back passsenger door,(rust and dent free!!!) plenty of jobs done under the bonnet,lost... Read More

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Ford Escort Questions

Patrick Flaherty

Car Heater

My car heater has been turning on and off by itself for months, now it won't come on at all what should I do?

8 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)

Im Stumped

So my serpentine belt broke, and when it broke it also ripped my crankshaft position sensor... so i replaced the belt and the sensor as well as the pig tail connector but my car still won...

9 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Wes Summers


My car ran out of fuel on the Hwy. I tried to reset the fuel switch in rear. Still nothing. Please help.

14 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Daniel Crowell

My 1997 Ford Escort Lx 2.0 Jumptime After I Put New Water Pump Tensioner An...

14 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
Mag Mag Neg

Replace Heater Core On 97 Ford Escort An Not Starting

14 views with 4 answers (last answer 7 months ago)