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By hospitalmike on
1998 Ford Windstar GL 3dr Minivan
bought dealer used 30k w/ extended
warranty...all usual problems: tie
rods, rear wheel cyl, slider door
switch, ac switch covered all
ignition block, alternator,
steering rack, 2 sets pads & rotors,
2nd set rear wheel cyl &
drums & shoes. front sub frame
rewelded. ABS error code front axle.
Rear wiper motor. All repairs by
aftermarket(pepboys) or self. Constant
(belts, hoses, brakes, tires,
alignments, wheel balance & rotate,
tran fluid & filter, fuel filter, plugs
& wires)- all have made van mostely
reliable. No head leaks, tranny
problems, fuel-water-steering pumps, NO
EXHAUST OR RUST PROBLEMS TO DATE 130K!
Traveled all over with kids, no major
problems. AC great - no leaks/recharges.
electrical shorts in doors due to
moisture- seal leaks. Rear seats need
sliders & loose weight.