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Sun roof

Can any one advise me if I can fit a mk5 sunroof and frame in my mark 4 escort My sun roof frame is completely rotton

1987 Ford Escort Mk4 XR3i
Posted: May 30, 2018
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Alarm unit pinouts

I got me a new alarm unit as my original gave notice but the 1 i got fits in to the mondeo and not the escort as its the...

1998 Ford Escort 1.8 gle
Posted: Aug 13, 2012
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Battery not holding charge. battery goes dead after 2-3 days.

battery won't hold the charge. got to keep changing the battery because it goes dead after 2-3 days.

1999 Ford Escort 1.8 flight
Posted: Jul 2, 2012
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Hiccuping loss of power misfiring

Hi my name is gaz my car fires up and drives beautiful but after i have been on a long journey, parked up, then go back ...

1996 Ford Escort 1.8 cabriolet si
Posted: Apr 6, 2012
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Clutch

my clutch as stuck on and burnt there was fair bit of smoke and hasn`t released itself what are the chances that the fly...

1998 Ford Escort 1.8 zetec 16v
Posted: Feb 3, 2012
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Drumming

drumming noise from passenger side, front end, louder when going around left hand bends. Seems to have got worst since W...

2000 Ford Escort van diesel
Posted: Jan 29, 2012
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Eratic idle

Hi all My daughters escort has a very eratic idle speed. On the odd ocassion it has also stalled when changing down ...

1995 Ford Escort 1.6 lx
Posted: Jan 15, 2012
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Will worn drop links cause inside edge of tyres to wear

replaced wishbones and both front bearings had it tracked up but tyres have worn out on inside edge could this be becau...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6
Posted: Jan 13, 2012
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Tapping in engine

more when engine is cold there is tapping inside it quite loud oil level fine, any ideas to stop tapping or as engine ne...

1998 Ford Escort 1.8
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
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I think cat has failed, can i remove insides put it back on ?

i think cat might have failed as i had lots of rattleing and loss of power , can i just smash the insides out and put it...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6
Posted: Dec 27, 2011
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Loss of power rattling undernieth but looks ok ???

suddenly very noisey, rattling , and vibrations especially acellerating hard , loss of power, couldnt see any obvious pr...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6
Posted: Dec 26, 2011
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Air bag light

few months back had new sills fitted and sprayed since then air bag light remains on tested clock spring that reads o...

1994 Ford Escort 1.6 zetec saloon manual
Posted: Dec 23, 2011
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Starting

just wondered why i have to have my foot on the accelerator to start my car and i have to have it there for about 5 mins...

1997 Ford Escort 1,8 si
Posted: Dec 11, 2011
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Does not idle

van will start but not run

1995 Ford Escort 55d
Posted: Dec 2, 2011
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Glow plug light flashes, its a petrol engine

its a 1.6 zetec petrol engine but glow plug light comes on and goes off , drives perfectly all the time, car is faultles...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6 zetec
Posted: Nov 15, 2011
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Gauges temperature and fuel tank

HI OLD ESCORT VAN RECENTS HAPPENINGS TEMPERATURE GAUGE CREEPS IN TO RED WHEN IGNITION TURNED ON NOT RUNNING AND ST...

1996 Ford Escort 1.8 diesel van
Posted: Oct 20, 2011
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High revs.. on starting from cold

from cold wen i turn the engine there is a high revving sound..it seems ok once i ave got going...also every time i turn...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6
Posted: Oct 17, 2011
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Smoking and losing water

my escort has started chugging out white smoke, losing water and not running smoothly on idle.

1998 Ford Escort 1.8 SI petrol manual
Posted: Oct 8, 2011
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Car isnt idling smoothly & is blowing alot of white smoke out of exhaust

my car is jerking & isnt idling smoothly also alot of white smoke is coming from the exhaust

1999 Ford Escort 1.8 diesel turbo
Posted: Oct 7, 2011
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WHERE IS FUSE FOR HAZARD LIGHTS LOCATED

NEED 2 CHANGE HAZARD LIGHT FUSE NOT SURE WHRE ITS LOCATED

1992 Ford Escort
Posted: Sep 30, 2011
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