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1997 Ford Escort Base 4dr Sedan

1997 Ford Escort
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
28 mpg city / 37 mpg hwy
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98 Escort ran out of gas. Now won't start.
I have a 1998 Ford Escort wagon, 1.8L Automatic. My daughter ran the gas dry yesterday and now it won't fire. Here's what I've done so far. Checked fuel shutoff switch. The red but...
Asked by Todd L May 19, 2014, 7:07 am 0 reply
why is it still missing, running real ruff
I changed the plugs wire's and even the fuel cap and a heat sensor. And it still acts like a vacum line is off I need help i use to get right under any car truck to help my husban...
Asked by Paula D May 9, 2014, 11:46 am 0 reply
what causes my car to either die out in drive or run rough?
We've checked for vacuum leaks. Also checked for power on tcc and shift solenoids. Started out stalling when put into drive but when it warms up its drivable just super rough. Tran...
Asked by Tabitha G April 30, 2014, 7:19 am 1 reply
Check coolant light stays on
Hi. I have replaced the thermostat, and the fan sensor. My fluids are fine, the car is not overheating, and it runs ok. Could this be a sensor or something in the pigtail
Asked by Shannon B April 30, 2014, 6:53 am 0 reply
Engine light came on and car stalling
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Asked by Sherard C April 21, 2014, 7:19 pm 1 reply
Battery acid spill
I had just finished waxing my car and then I went to top up the acid in my battery but I spilled some acid on the side of the wing. I washed it off immediately but I've read that i...
Asked by Karl W April 25, 2014, 1:50 pm 1 reply
why is my 2001 Ford escort coupe with zetec motor die when stopped
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Asked by Barton H April 16, 2014, 8:42 am 1 reply
car keeps stalling
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1998 Ford Escort-Grinding when I stop and for a few seconds after I speed up.
I think my front brakes are bad, but they only grind after slowing down and stopping while driving over 40mph, never when I am just driving around town. There is also a few second...
Asked by Blaze J March 15, 2014, 3:49 pm 0 reply
Why won't my car won't accelerate?
We thought it was the cat, so we replaced that. Then the exhaust system. Have also replaced fuel pump and sparks plugs and fixed some hoses. We are at a loss.
Asked by Steph K March 12, 2014, 1:24 pm 0 reply

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