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A good way of diagnosing a problem like that is to remember you need 3 things to run an engine. Fuel, air, and a spark. Make sure the engine is getting gas.
In northern Wisconsin, cold winter weather is a fact of life. But not everyone is so lucky. We have a fleet of trucks at work both diesel and gas that run in all kinds of weather.
The cold dark mornings have crept back into our daily lives and once again, our cars are bearing the brunt of the frosty weather and becoming sluggish as we head deeper into winter. The cold can also stop your engine oil from flowing as well as it should, which puts even more strain on the battery. In this guide, we look at the main reasons why cars can struggle to start on cold mornings, offer six practical tips on how to get the engine going, and show you how to prevent non-starters in the future.
Ford escortwith variable fuel pump controlled by cpu. Requres 3 or 4 turns to get the car started. Once it is going there are no issues.
Hi to all. I had no warning one cold morning I shifted my 99 escort into gear automatic and nothing happened. It was just like it was in neutral.
Dan Ferrell writes about do-it-yourself car maintenance and repair. He has certifications in automation and control technology. When your engine cranks but won't start or run, it could mean your engine is having trouble producing a spark, getting fuel, or creating compression.
Car behaved fine when running but died several times then wouldn't restart. Replaced fuel pump. Has spark at distributor.
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