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2001 Ford Escape XLS 4dr 103 WB

2001 Ford Escape
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
23 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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November 19, 2013, 9:11 am

Agustin S

Question: my Ford escape dont start I git a brand new battery I think no energy gets to the spark plugs but i

What can I do what can be rong

November 19, 2013, 7:43 pm

Richard W
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If the car cranks and does not start the battery will be fine. You will have to test for fuel pressure and spark out put. That will be the only way to find out what's wrong. You need a fuel pressure gauge and a spark tester. Some auto part stores have them for rent. When you find out which one you don't have let me know.

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