From your description, something wrong with ignition, fuel system or the
engine is just plain old-fashioned worn out or something inside is broken.
In other words, just about anything. I think you should have this towed to a
My 89 escort (1.9L engine) was missing and running rough. On damp moorings
it is shaking in a rhythmic way because one cylinder wasn't firing. $12
bucks for a set of ignition wires and 15 minutes to plug them in cured that
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