Ford Sierra Review from Germany

1989 Ford Sierra LX 2.3 diesel

Year of manufacture1989
First year of ownership2000
Most recent year of ownership2001
Engine and transmission 2.3 diesel Manual
Performance marks 6 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 8 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.8 / 10
Distance when acquired130000 kilometres
Most recent distance150000 kilometres
Previous carVolkswagen Golf

Summary:

Heavy loader

Faults:

New type silicon rocker cover gasket is bad. Old type rubber gasket is better.

Cold start accelerator defect.

Crankshaft oil seals leaking.

General Comments:

Very robust car.

Can carry a huge load.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No

Review Date: 25th January, 2001

Average review marks: 7.8 / 10, based on 1 review