Originally Posted by Paladin
it came in a lot of base model hatches and sedans till they ran out of them. easiest thing to do before buying is to open the hood. if it looks like this under there
its an spi and should be avoided, or a least purchased with the mindset that it will fail on you eventually
if it looks like this however
its a zetec. which is a sturdy little engine
I thought only wagons and sedans got the SPI and all hatches(except the few PZEVS) had the zetec.