ford focus

Asked by Sep 11, 2015 at 01:43 AM about the 2001 Ford Focus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

ok i have a 01 ford focus with a new head on it! and i got it back yesterday  
and i put up to a stop sign and it dies and i have to read crank it to get it going!
and the shop says that the number 3 chamber piston ring is stuck ? but it
seems low on power. i have a another mechanic tell me that its a compression  
problem ? what do you think! please help!!

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Did it jump time originally. If so,

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Check compression, sounds low.if so tack heads back

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Low on power is a compression issue..

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