99% sure wires that go through the top of the tail gate/trunk are shorting out
I have fixed 3 escort wagons and 2 focus wagons
with funky problems...
For Sale ZX2 powered 1999 Escort Wagon/ ZX2 motor for sale
History Wife's 99 Escort Wagon
this is the 3 Engine in this car (340000km) total...
your local hardware store will not have bolts strong enough for the fly wheel
Special grade of machine bolt
can you say reaching red line on a...
Did it to the wifes Wagon you have to do the engine and trany as well as both computers as well as part of wiring harness ( depending on how it was...
Trany is a 4 speed
the ZX2 revs higher that the reg escort
don't push it too much (go into the red line) and it should last a long time
when unibody frame goes real bad doors don't close real good will also depend on how level car is or if car has been in axcident
I'm dealing with the same problem in my car
you have probably dropped a valve seat and destroyed
a valve or a piston and or rod you will have to...
You need to get front end off the ground high enough that you can get under it
and since you are under it you want it secure enough that if a sumo...
check sway bar end links
one side could be broken
on the 3 gen the lines are 3/8 so you can use break line
for a bend you can use a tubing bender
on the hose make shure you use trany hose
97 SPI into a 99 SPI Wagon
DOHC ZETEC and auto trany in to my wifes 99 wagon
and planing soon a engine replacement for my 97 wagon
you have a standard trans ? right
Are you decelerating or accelerating?
If you are decelerating and this problem happens it could be your...
i think you are worring about broken springs to much, the wife has owned a escort wagon for over 10 years racking up some good miles ( 1 hour to work...
i have seen it leak around the hole where the strut comes through
one place to look
Looking for a cheep used timing light if you have one lying around not being used
need to check timing on a old outboard
when we bought this car on my 2nd or 3 oil change i noticed it broken
and that was 3-4 years ago
were just driving it no problems
what cross member bolt did you break
my wifes car has had a broken bolt on the one that runs front to back
just a pc of stud sticking down ( its...
is it piston slap ?
is your PVC valve plugged ? try a ford replacement
if valve is plugged oil will come out everywhere
any thing is swapable with some work (im the last one to ask about 2g parts)
tires /rims will bolt on so save them
rear sub frame and attached...
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