1999 Ford Windstar Consumer Review: Never Agaiin!

1999 Ford Windstar - Consumer Review

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Never Agaiin!
By Dandi58 on


1999 Ford Windstar SE 4dr Minivan


After replacing a Grand Caravan with
the Windstar, I have to say I am
extremely disappointed with American
minivans. In the last year, I have
spent over $4000 on the Windstar
(granted, some items were maintenance,
like brakes). I am staring at a bill
for $1300 to fix the heat ('blendor'
broken) and plan to send Ford
a 'heated' letter. I had to replace
the intake manifold gasket at 60,000
miles, a $500 job (Ford paid 1/2),
have had several recalls on the
transmission and have generally found
this van to be unreliable and
requiring a LOT of maintenance. Oh
yes, the gas mileage is terrible as
well. And the windnoise is

Best Features

Highway ride comfort, engine power

Worst Features

RELIABILITY/QUALITY, gas mileage, handling, heaviness of middle and rear seats, door sealing
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