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1999 Ford Escort Question: is it safe to drive my car if it has broken rear springs?



kmoser, 2.0L 4 Cylinder SOHC, Syracuse, IN, June 11, 2010, 21:47

I have been told by a trusted mechanic that both rear coil springs are completely broken. can I continue to drive this car? what are the risks?

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    Visitor, October 20, 2010, 11:55

    I was told recently by a mechanic, my right side rear coil spring looked dangerous. He instructed me to be careful when driving. I can't afford a new or newer car and will take my chances. I have a later model Ford Escort.

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