The 1999 Ford Escort has 475 problems & defects reported by Escort owners. The worst complaints are engine, AC / heater, and electrical problems.
Jun 02, 2009 · 2000 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0 DOHC Ztec manual trans with 160K. Suddenly loss of power from 1/4 to 1/3, rough idle, "service engine soon" light on dash, hesitation on acceleration and a loud "back pressure" noise coming from air cleaner. Also accompanying these symptoms, a rattling noise from the intake side of manifold on acceleration and at no load as well as deceleration.
May 16, 2011 · This video will show the timing belt replacement of a Ford, 2.0lit Zetec engine Help keep these repair videos coming! It takes a lot of time and effort to produce quality help for everyone. If.
Aug 23, 2011 · Troubleshooting bad gas mileage. Troubleshooting bad gas mileage. Skip navigation Sign in. Checking engine vacuum on ford escort zx2 .
Important Tips And Suggestions. TIP 1: The crank sensor is located right behind the crankshaft pulley, since the crank sensor's reluctor wheel is behind (and part of) the crank pulley. TIP 2: The battery in your Ford Escort (Focus, Tracer) must be fully charged. This is important because you'll be measuring the crank sensor's signal while the engine is cranking.