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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    Cylinder head - removal and refitting (engine in vehicle)
    Note: Refer to the warning in Section 8 and the note at the beginning of Section 21 before proceeding. Removal 1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. 2 Drain the cooling system. 3 Disconnect th ...

    Key to wiring diagrams
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    Disabling trailer sway control
    Trailer sway control can be disabled during any key cycle. Pressing and holding the stability control button for more than five seconds will disable the trailer sway control feature and the stabilit ...