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I have been told that my 1998 Ford Escort needs a new car engine. Could you please give me advise on whether I should replace engine or should I just junk the car. What would be the most economical thing to do? Thanks for having this website. Shari
My car is leaking transmission fluid-1999 Ford Escort. I put in Lucas, that seemed to help, but I might have to take out the engine and have the mechanics replace the seal. Do you think I should attempt that, or should I wait and see if Lucas works? Thank you. Sharon
how much should an alternator installed in a 98 Ford Escort cost?
Where can I find the VIN location on a 1973 Ford Escort 1.3 .. Thankyou.. :-)
How do I put lube into the CV Joint on my 1989 Ford Escort (left side)?
My service engine light came on @ 86,000 miles on my ford escort zx (1998). Seems like every time I bring it into the shop for a little thing (oil change, tires, etc) something goes wrong the next week...do repair shops do that to keep your business- especially being a female I feel raped by them!
Where can I get a copy of the Monrony Sticker for a 1999 Ford Escort?

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