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FORD ESCORT HESITATE PROBLEM

1998 Ford Escort • 185,000 miles

Have a 98 escort lx. Starts fine when cold, idles a lil off but drives. Once car gets warmed up it'll bog down after 60mph like it doesnt want to go any more, and once I come to a stop the idle is extremely bad an if rpms arnt kept up it will stall. After it stalls it will hesitate starting slightly but no big deal and it will continue to run with the bad idle untill I put it in drive or reverse, in which then it will stall immediatly. Can not get car to move at this point untill I turn it off an let it cool down to restart the whole process. Totally lost here
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November 10, 2012.



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