1998 Ford Contour Consumer Review: lots of repairs
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1998 Ford Contour - Consumer Review

1998 Ford Contour

Average Consumer Rating

99 Total Reviews

GL Sedan (2.0L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)

Performance
Comfort
Fun-to-Drive
Interior
Exterior
Build Quality
Reliability Value
lots of repairs
By jbird1979 on

Vehicle

1998 Ford Contour GL 4dr Sedan

Review

When I first purchased this car, I
should have know things wouldn't go
well based on the number of recalls!
The fuel filler neck, blower swith,
airbag sensors, and transmission gear
indicator were all in need of repair.
Too bad everything else wasn't covered
by recalls or technical service
bulletins. I've had to replace the AC
system, cooling fan (twice),
thermostat, belt tensioner, and much
more. At least it's paid for...

Best Features

Peppy, smooth four cylinder engine; good brakes; tight, responsive steering; good gas mileage.

Worst Features

There should have been an overhead light for the back seat, as well as a clock that could be read at night. Fun to drive, but reliability is nonexistant.
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