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  1. Hi all 271433309498 itm number on eBay for photos For sale is my mk1 escort It is a 1973 1300xl 4 door It has disk brakes with servo , Capri laser 4 spoke wheels in ok condition with 2 good tyres and 2 bad tyres Non standard front seats , but these are more comfy and bigger, mounteys steering wheel and standard also , 6 pot dash with yellow needles The engine is a actually a 1600 , recently refurbished with new 1300 pistons , it's all painted up with new gaskets and a head gasket set with it. It has electric ignition ,with new high power coil , I have two cylinder heads for it as the original has a small hairline crack but it used to run fine ,4 branch manifold , twin choke carb with K and n filter , The car has only 60'000 miles on it I have loads of history with this car including every mot since new , even the original sale of receipt , loads if service records etc , It has some new steering rack boots , new rod ends , new track arms , h The paint work on the car is not great but it's ok , it's previously been painted and sprayed in areas and is quite visible up close , the two wings have been cracking in the paint work and doesn't look great This has a new wing top panel and square headlight front panel , also I have the inner and outer rear arch so only metal work panels needed is slam panel . There are numerous patches and previous repairs on the car as it is now over 40 years old, the worst areas are the rear arch and the wing tops , the floors are reasonably solid as I haven't lifted the carpet in a year or so but it was ok . This is a complete car and I have everything for it to complete the car I also have a few spares such as pistons , heads alternators etc Anything else ring me cos there's loads to say about the car Genuine reason for sale 07738083218 Buyer to transport /collect the car , u will need a winch or low trailer I will help with pushing lol Viewing available Pay by PayPal or cash
  2. Who has spotted the yellow mk2 escort in the first choice all inclusive advert? I think it's a rs 2000! Took me a few times watching I to confirm but I fairl sure that's wat It is
  3. Who on here uses there escort as daily drive ? Discussed this over on fiesta forum quite surprising really , I still have my fiesta on the road ATM but will soon be using the escort as a daily ! I use my mk1 everyday, done over 20'000 miles in 2 years now !!! F*uck modern cars who wants to drive something with no character ? New cars may as well drive for you all this power assisted steering and electric windows b*lllocks ! Rant over
  4. hi all not new to the forum but new to the escort scene, recently bought a mk1 , 1973 L reg 1300 xl, but as far as im aware its got a 1600 engine in it as on the block its got 711m6015ba, here some pics of it not got too much planned for it just repair the rear arch as its wrotten and cut out, i just wanna put some new tyres on (185/60-13s) on the black 4 spokes and lower it an inch at the front atm.. other than that i have fitted electronic ignition and its great ! so hopefully be soon on the road and up an running, i have lots of history for the car, including every mot and most tAX DISCS, every service receipt and the original sales brochure and invoice! enjoy!forgot to add its got 60,000 genuine mile3s on it
  5. anything to help an old ford ! just post me my bits back haha
  6. no it was the first one wasnt too bad cos it was great weather but werent many there could do with better organsiation and more old fords
  7. hi all there is a ford meet in lincoln today at 2pm at the pride of lincoln pub .. any from spalding boston skeg area get to bicker bar services at swineshead by 1pm for a small convoy up there or make your own way there
  8. hi all im jacko from spalding lincolnshire ..got a mk1 fiesta slammed on pots
  9. hi all jsut searching for alad in spalding car meet last ngiht with abeige mk2 4 door minilite wheels and chrome bumpers.. 07850029246 if you read this mate just gis a ring for those just reading we had a little breakdown but got him going again and hes got some bits of mine !! ahah cheers
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