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Having problems adding gasoline to 1998 Ford Escort ZX2 fuel tank since local service stations recently started to “add up to 10 percent ethanol” to gasoline. Very very slow going in. I believe plastic liner(?) in fu...
I put in a new relay switch and was told to get a thermostat switch, but can't find where that is located.
does this cause the check engine to come on and the car to shut down. if so what seal or gasket needs to be replace to fix the problem?
i cant seem to get the door panell of. the window crank wont pop off and i dont see any other way around it. how do i get the whole door pannel off?
Not sure if I've listed right specs for engine. My battery died and after changing it the airbag light came on with a "D" next to it. What does this signify? Is it dangerous to drive the car? How can I get this fi...
I have been to the dealership and other places and the price of tires for an older car is ridiculous 125.00 per tire. Is there any cheaper tires than that?
I need to remove the ignition switch from my daughters car. I have the tools but I quit being a mechanic in 1990. Need the basics of the removal please. I am in a time crunch here. asap pls. Thank you!
I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH NO FIRE TO THE A/C CLUTCH PRESSURE SWITCH ON THE RECIEVER DRYER. WHERE CAN I FIND A WIRE DIAGRAM FOR THE A/C SYSTEM FOR MY ESCORT OR DOES ANYONE HAVE A SOLUTION TO MY PROBLEM?
BECAUSE MY WATER PUMP GOING BAD THE ENGINE GOT HOT AND EITHER CAUSED MY HEAD GASKET TOO EITHER BLOW OUT OR CRACKED MY HEAD. THIS HAPPEND WITHIN ABOUT 2 MILES THEN MY CAR STOPPED RUNNING CAN THE WATERPUMP CAUSE ALL THA...
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where is the starter locate under the the car
How do I replace the air conditioner fuse in the 1998 escort?
When you are sitting and idling the steering wheel vibrates, what is causing this?
Does anyone know how to fine tune the VICS rfl valve? where is it located, and how? Also, my engine cooling fan only turns on when my a/c is on. otherwise the engine gets hot. any ideas?
A belt has broken in the front right side near the wheel. I had A/C recharged two weeks later on an extremely hot day it stopped cooling a began to smoke. After turning A/C off smoke stopped. Rattling begain sometimes...
I have a ford escort zx2 2000. The drive belt broke and needs replaced. there is no diagram under the hood and the one the auto store gave is not helping. Its hard to get in there to get the belt on the crank shaft...
I have a severe leak on the manifold line that goes to my compressor according to the last mechanic who checked it out. What would this cost?
No matter were switch is set the a/c compresser keeps run'n......unplug at clutch and it quits......was going to add toggle switch to control power to clutch?
the car does not crank when it gets hot, i'm talking 3-4 hrs. when the outside temp is over 90 degrees it does a sluggish start. it has a new battery, any suggestions
When I turn on my air I 'feel' it pull on the engine. Does this mean compressor or new belt? Or neither?
Hello; My fan wont come on when I turn on the a/c. I hot wired directly to the battery and it spins. Fuses check out ok. I want to test the fan relay, but I can't locate it. Any suggestions where to look? Thanks...
I have a 1993 Ford Escort with 5 speed manual transmission that stopped running one day. It cranks, but no turning over. I've checked the fuel through the valve just before the fuel injectors and it sprays out, so the...
when my car is idling it kinda revs up and down all the time, back and forth nonstop. and when i step on the throttle in a normal fashion it hesitates, then runs rough till i get to about 25 mph after 25 mph it pretty...
How can you take the altenator out without taking half of the front of the motor apart?
front driver's side wheel makes a grinding sound, and when going into a curve the car seems to lose control for a second before regaining control in the curve
Hi, every time I use the AC my car starts shaking and turns off, it will start right back up and work fine as long as te AC is turned off. any ideas?
Three issues : Check engine light on ( recurring problem); whurring (like off-balance fan) noise when first running. Most resent violent loss of power - the whole car shakes the engine "stops" and then violently kick...
i have figured out my problem to the 3 hr drive and it not starting car. timming belt! now i need a little assitance in changing the belt. i am very mechanicly incline i just have never down one of thease before and w...
i had drove this car 3 hours nonstop at about 65-70 on the freeway until i arrived in my hometown, when i got off the exit and came to a stop the car had stop running. after that i had tried to start it again and agai...
my car has 57,763 miles. when I had the car done in March I had 57,003, so I don't drive the car that much. should I have oil changed every 3 months or do I go longer? also, is it better to use regular or synthetic oi...