2000 model, manual. Bunny hopping and engine cutting out randomly. Now bad smell coming from the engine area.

Asked by Jun 05, 2015 at 08:52 PM about the Ford Festiva

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

We have changed the oil and fuel filters and
no changes

5 Answers

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What is the bad smell? So this is an FB model (like the US Aspire?) and you're in AU? Any chance the check engine light is on? I'm going to try to get some more Festiva help coming your way.

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is it a automatic transmission or clutch?

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Manual

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Rebecca, go to www.fordfestiva.com, join and ask for help. There are thousands of members and tons of smart folks. I wish I could help more. Best regards,

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could be your clutch slipping and the smell from the disc burning dosnt smell good

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