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About Gorton89

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  • First Name Lee

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  • Ford Model Escort van
  • Ford Year 2002
  • UK/Ireland Location West Midlands
  • Annual Mileage 0 to 5000
  • Interests General Automotive
  1. Front Drivers Side Door

    Hi, I'm having a spot of trouble with my mk6 02 plate van. I pulled up outside the shop the other day and as I went to get out the door wouldn't open. I've taken all the door card off and I believe the problem to be the cable from the interior handle to the door latch has broken, as I can still lock and unlock the door from the outside but I can't see a break as it's in the black sleeve. Does anybody know where I could get a new cable from or the whole locking mechanism? Many thanks for any help or advice in advance Lee Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  2. Escort Van Rear Brakes Change

    I'll keep it standard I'm not planning on doing any ridiculous speeds Cheers Lee Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  3. Escort Van Rear Brakes Change

    Hi Rich, I'll keep them standard then. I thought as I will be needing to change them soon I could swap them to disks. Cheers, Lee Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  4. Hi I've got a 02 plate Escort van 55 1.8 d non turbo. The brakes on the back at the minute are the drum type and have started grinding yesterday how much work and difficult would it be to change them to discs and pads or is it easier to keep them as drums. Thanks for any help on this matter. Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  5. Escort Front Bumper removal

    I'm pretty sure it's a straight swap as I'm planning on changing my bumper to a white one when I get time Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  6. Escort Front Bumper removal

    What year is your van? My 02 van has the exact same fixing points as mentioned before, they are a bugger to get to thou Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  7. My Van So Far

    I think the led's in the rear doors are great idea they would look brill if they work with the break lights too Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  8. What Milage Is Your Escort Van (Poll)

    Mine is a 02 plate and it's got about 98k on the clock Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC