1999 Ford Escort Overview


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2 Dr ZX2 Cool Coupe
12 national listings
2 Dr ZX2 Hot Coupe
Avg. Price: $2,620
4 Dr LX Sedan
18 national listings
4 Dr SE Sedan
25 national listings
4 Dr SE Wagon
5 national listings

Ford Escort Experts

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3.95 stars

Based on 59 reviews

Escort Zx2- The Name Just Wasn't Fair. (and Was Dropped In 2001-2002 To Just Zx2) by Eric
 — Though technically an Escort, the ZX2 was really the progenitor of the new ZX3. The 2.0 Liter DOHC I-4 Ztech was a fantastic platform to build off of for "tuners". So much so, in fact that they recycl... Read More
Great Little Family Wagon by chassy
 — did not spend a dime on it other than normal tires,breaks,oil changes. Near the end I had to have the rusted out rear shock mounts repaired by a welder but the car had seen 11 good years by then. We... Read More
Rare And Sporty! by Jessica
 — Rare and sporty! If you're hoping to find a car that will get people to look again when you drive by, a ZX2 is the car for you. Since they were only sold in '98, '99 and '00, you don't get to see ... Read More

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Ford Escort Questions

Danielle Young

Steerin Is Loose Or Unstable, What Could Be The Cause?

5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

I Might Be Buying A Ford 1999 Zx2 With 87,000 Miles. Is This A Reliable Car...

I'm buying it from a mechanic. The fact that it needed a new engine, is this a bad sign that possibly the car is one of the zx2's that have constant problems? I've done a lot of research. Some people ...

1,011 views with 6 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
Branden Martin

Top Speed

what is the top speed of a 1999 ford escort se 5 speed?

518 views with 8 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)

1999 Ford Lx Won't Start

The engine turns over,I can hear the fuel pump come on,I'm getting spark,I used a code reader and no codes are showing.It seems that the fuel is only getting as far as the fuel rail at the injectors a...

18 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Thomas Moore

My 98 Ford Escort Wont Go Over 40.

It sat for two years. I put a new battery in it and wiggled the 100a fuse and it started right up i notice after driving and reached 40 it would go any faster. As i drive ul a incline it tries bu...

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