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1998 Ford Escort Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1998 Ford Escort owner complaints.

Most Common 1998 Ford Escort Problems

There are reports of failures of the CCRM or Constant Control Relay Module. The CCRM has relays and switches inside that control or provide power to the engine cooling fan, AC clutch (to engage th...
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 req...
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.
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0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Brakes Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Drive Train Problems

1 Known 1998 Ford Escort Electrical & Lights Problem

There are reports of failures of the CCRM or Constant Control Relay Module. The CCRM has relays and switches inside that control or provide power to the engine cooling fan, AC clutch (to engage th...

4 Known 1998 Ford Escort Engine Problems

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 req...
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.

0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 1998 Ford Escort Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1998 Ford Escort Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1998 Ford Escort Problems & Complaints

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 req...
There are reports of failures of the CCRM or Constant Control Relay Module. The CCRM has relays and switches inside that control or provide power to the engine cooling fan, AC clutch (to engage th...
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.
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