1997 Ford Escort Overview


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4 Dr LX Sedan
29 national listings
4 Dr LX Wagon
19 national listings
4 Dr STD Sedan
1 national listing

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My Ford Escort 1.8 Si by Kimberley
 — jay has modified the engine for performance and it is currently running at 178 bhp, at the flywheel, proven on a rolling road. more gee gee's to come soon, when he gets his remapping software, ;)build... Read More
It Won Give Up On U...lol by Sandeep N
 — * Performance - acceleration -smoked a holden commodore v6 till 60, braking and handling awesome for an estate, * Build Quality - solid chassis.rugged car. * Appearance - interiors a bit... Read More
Handles Great At Speeds,(minus The Vibrations Over 100mph),my First Car!!! by Stacey
 — Ford Escort Ghia LX,1.8 zetec,17''Alloys low profile tyres,5-door.big fat exhaust,GTI body kit, had new tailgate,back passsenger door,(rust and dent free!!!) plenty of jobs done under the bonnet,lost... Read More

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Ford Escort Questions


No Spark To Distributor

turns over wont start no fire to distributor cap

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My Mechanic Recently Bypassed The Heater Core Because Of A Leak. Is There A...

I have a 1997 Ford Escort Lx Wagon. To replace the heater core requires about 7 hours of mechanic labor or 12ish hours of mine. The heater core has already even bypassed due to a leak. Now there ...

7 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)

1997 Ford Escort Lx Had Plug Wires Incorectly Installed Fixed That Still Wo...

2.0 motor

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

Where Is The Gas Door Opener On Ford Escort 1997

bought a 1997 ford escort and I can not find the latch that opens the gas door so I can put gas in the car it is not in plain sight were is it?

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1997 Escort Manual Tranny Blew Slave Cylinder 2014, Now Blew Master And Sla...

Two weeks from master and slave cylinder (after-market part) replacement, first gear is once again getting rough to shift into when car is warm. In addition, now motor runs weak at stop lights when t...

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