Under the Hood

You can buy an Escort with any engine you want, as long as it is a 110 horsepower, 2.0-liter four-cylinder. A five-speed manual transmission is standard and a four-speed automatic is optional.

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    Diagram 4: 1983-on K-Jetronic fuel injection
    Diagram 4: 1983-on K-Jetronic fuel injection For starting and charging circuits see Diagram 1 ...

    Driver and passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
    The dual-stage airbags offer the capability to tailor the level of airbag inflation energy. A lower, less forceful energy level is provided for more common, moderate-severity impacts. A higher energ ...

    Driving through water
    Driving through water CAUTIONS: Drive through water in an emergency only, and not as part of normal driving. Engine damage can occur if water enters the air filter. In an emergency, the vehicle ...