How to Replace the O2 Sensor in a '97 Escort?

Answer In 1997, the engine of a Ford Escort utilized an oxygen sensor located just off of the exhaust manifold. This sensor is heated by the exhaust gases, then takes information from the exhaust gases an... Read More »

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How do I Replace the Speed Sensor in a 1995 Ford Escort?

The wheel speed sensors on your Escort are a necessary part of the car's antilock brake system. They enable the computer within your Escort to monitor the braking pattern of each of the calipers. W... Read More »

How Do I Change the Crank Sensor on a ZX2 Escort?

The crankshaft position sensor on the Ford Escort ZX2 is located behind the exhaust manifold. It sends a signal to the computer that includes the speed of the crankshaft, or engine rpm, and the loc... Read More »

How to Change an O2 Sensor in a 1997 Ford Escort?

The 1997 Escort is a compact car designed and manufactured by the Ford Motor Company. The vehicle is equipped with an O2 sensor, or oxygen sensor. The O2 sensor measures and controls the amount of ... Read More »

DIY 1995 Ford Escort Oxygen Sensor?

If it's faulty or failing, the oxygen sensor will cause your car to run rich, start hard and idle rough. If you suspect the sensor is bad and the "check engine" light is on, have your car computer ... Read More »