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Old 03-25-2003, 10:54   #1 (permalink)
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Question I'm confused about my Escort

I own a 1989 Ford Escort LX, I did a background check on it and I don't know if mine was built in UK or Mexico or America?
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I forgot to mention that is AWD. If that helps.
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Old 03-26-2003, 17:22   #3 (permalink)
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Hi Vlad. Find the body data plate which should be rivited to the car usually under the hood and this may have all the info you require.
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Don't think any AWD LX excorts were made in the UK
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Then it's a Mexico model, huh?
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This might help a little bit.....
These are what the first 3 letters of your VIN mean, only got the Euro one's tho...

SFA = Ford Motor Company Ltd. (England)
TW2 = Ford Lutisania sarl (Portugal)
UNI = Henry Ford and Son Ltd. (Ireland)
VS6 = Ford Espana sa (Spain)
WF0 = Ford Werke A.G. (Germany)
WF1 = Ford Werke A.G. (Germany)
XLC = Ford Nederland nv (Netherlands)

There is a VIN decoder I found http://www.btinternet.com/~madmole/ only does Euro Fords though.

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I don't have any of those letters on there. If anyone have a VIN numbers that comes from Mexico or America that would be appreciative.
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