1993 Ford Escort Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1993 Ford Escort
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1993 Ford Escort ProblemsValve Seats on Cylinder Head May Fall Out and Cause Rough Running/Noise
Valve seats (components in the cylinder head that help seal the valve) can fall out. When this happens, it causes rough running and creates noise. Replacement of the cylinder head is commonly required to fix this problem.
I purchased my 1998 Ford Escort ZX2 from a private owner. His daughter had been using it to travel back and forth to college. The price was right, and so was the mileage at just 112,000 miles. Aside from the few to be expected highway dings, the vehicle was in good condition. One morning when I went out to start it I noticedthat the car was idling very low, below 1,000 RPMs. It actually stalled once or twice. I ruled out an electrical problem ...
The engine may overheat due to coolant loss as a result of a cracked cylinder head. In most cases the cylinder head will require replacement to correct this concern.
1993 Ford Escort QuestionsWon't start or turn over. Tried to jump with cables still wont start. It clicks when trying to start. (1 answer)
We have change head gasket radiator caps took out fan and fan works thermostat change and temperature sensor