Re: Zetec v LX
"Andrew Newton" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> "Tim.." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > Depends on the year, LX will have a/c but 14'' steels and velour-ie
> > the Zetec usually has a/c as an option (climate pack) and 15inch alloys
> > 10% stiffer suspension.
> > The Zetec makes the better buy for resale purposes, must have a/c, and
> > sure its a 5 door for the same reason.
> > Most people find the 1.6 adequate, but the 1.8 115 TDCI holds its money
> > best.
> > There are *lots* about, so shop around for the best condition vs
> > full service record, etc. Avoid non metallics, and overly dark colours.
> > Black good but easily scratched by automatic carwashes. If you want
> > bucket and sponge only!
> > Hope this helps
> > Tim..
> Thanks for this - I was a bit anti black as I will be the one cleaning it
> Its for higher management who's only requirements were PAS & Air Con oh
> oh yes it must be a nice colour.
> I had a 1.6 as a hire car from work for a couple of days & was quite
> impressed withits all round competency
> Budget about £5k which should get me something reasonably decent
Mine is actually for sale at the moment, 2000W with 64k, 5 door Zetec with
climate pack in aqua frost. Meticulously maintained with FSH and recent
P6000's all round.