1998 Ford Escort Q&A

1998 Ford Escort Question: wANT WOULD CAUSE MY FORD ESCORT TOO START CHIGGING IN 3,4,AND 5TH GEAR.

EVERYTHING WAS FINE.JUST HAD CARD PAINTED AND THEY STEATMED CLEANIED THE ENGINE.TODAY WAS REALLY WET AND RAINING. I WENT THRUGH A BIG PUDDLE, TRYING TO EXCELLERATE TO FREEWAY AND CAR WAS MISSING AND CHUGGING, AND THEN ENGINE LIGHT WENT. HELP. DROVE IT A LITTLE WHEN IT STOPPED RAINING AND IT WAS OK, THEN STARTED GOING THROUGH WATER AND IT STARTED CHUGGING AGAIN. -
Answer 1
You answered your own question-------moisture is getting into the ignition system somewhere.Eliminate that first , then post again if symptoms persist when ignition dried out. -