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 Filter on a Ford Escort?

The fuel filter on your Ford Escort keeps rust, water, dirt and other contaminants from reaching the engine to prevent serious damage to internal components. However, filters become clogged after a... 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 »

How to Change a Fuel Pump on a Ford Escort?

Is your Ford Escort not starting, or are you struggling to keep it running? A failing fuel pump could be the culprit. The electric fuel pumps on fuel-injected cars provide constant power to the pum... Read More »