Troubleshooting Ford Escort Fuel Cut-Off Problems?

Answer The Ford Escort, like many Ford cars and light trucks, comes equipped with a fuel-pump shut off. This fuel-pump shut off, called an inertia switch, prevents fuel from being pumped to the engine in ... Read More »

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Where is the fuel filter on a fuel injected 1997 Ford Escort LX?

The fuel filter in the 1997 Ford Escort LX with fuel injection is located in the engine compartment, mounted to the firewall. The filter is located near the top of the engine compartment and is acc... Read More »

How to Change the Fuel Injectors in a Ford Escort?

If you have been experiencing engine misfires or if your Ford escort is idling choppy and rough, you should inspect your fuel injectors for damage or leaks. If you have been getting poor gas mileag... Read More »

How to Remove the Fuel Filter from a '99 Ford Escort SE?

In 1981, Ford released the Escort, which the maker dubbed a "World Car," due to its presence around the world. Midway through the 1988 model year, Ford updated the Escort's styling. In 1991, the ma... Read More »

1998 Ford Escort Fuel Economy?

The 1998 Ford Escort was manufactured in three configurations, the Escort sedan, Escort coupe and Escort wagon. All of them were equipped with a 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder engine and front wheel drive. ... Read More »