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1996 Ford Escort Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Ford Escort

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Ford Escort is between $351 and $429 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1996 Ford Escort
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$390
Annual Repair Cost
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Failure to change the power steering fluid can cause the fluid to become gray with metal particles. The contaminated fluid can damage the power steering pump resulting in a growling noise when the ...
The engine may overheat due to coolant loss as a result of a cracked cylinder head. In most cases the cylinder head will require replacement to correct this concern.
An external Engine oil leak may develop from the distributor O-ring seal. A new O-ring seal will be needed to correct this leak.
Cigarette Lighter doesn't work. If it's a fuse, could you tell me what number ??
Searched for correct parts but do not know which version I should be getting: Clutch Flywheel Rin...
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
August 14, 2013
1996 Ford Escort
ES UN AUTO SUPER ESTABLE, DESEARÍA SABER SI EL USO DE COMBUSTIBLE CON ETANOL NO LE AFECTARÍA O SÍ.
August 13, 2010
1996 Ford Escort
I purchased a 1996 ford escort in october of 2008. I love it. I had previously owned chevy's which had only lasted me a couple of months each. I purchased my Escort for $550 and it only has 176000 ...
August 11, 2010
1996 Ford Escort
how do I fix my fan