1982 Ford Fairlane Review

1982 Ford Fairlane zk 4.9 cleveland from Australia and New Zealand

Model year1982
Year of manufacture1982
First year of ownership2001
Most recent year of ownership2005
Engine and transmission 4.9 cleveland Automatic
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 9 / 10
Dealer Service marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 5 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.2 / 10
Distance when acquired168000 miles
Most recent distance201000 miles
Previous carFord Fairmont


Keeps on keeping on


Fuel vapour problem at the carburettor engine will starve under heavy load or after a long trip and going up a hill?

General Comments:

It's a large car built for long trips with great comfort.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 28th March, 2005

Average review marks: 7.2 / 10, based on 1 review