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2003 Ford Escort
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2003 Escort Problems by Category
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- electrical problems1
- steering problems1
- suspension problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- transmission problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- engine problemsNHTSA: 4
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 2
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 1
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 1
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 1
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