what is the engine life? on 1994 Ford Escort

How many miles on average can the engine last before replacement is necessary?

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depends on maint you have been doing.approx 150,000 with excellant maint program
Okay, thank you...I was thinking about purchasing one and it has 169,000 miles on it...
ask for maint records in none avail stay away
Will do...thanks for your help! :)
bought one new, had over 200k before it died. regular maint. and front end work. only engine concern was cracked intake gasket and timing belts.
Thanks for sharing with me...your answer is very helpful!