We have a Ford Escort k reg, 1.3 CFi with the HCS/Endura engine, which
It starts OK but runs rough and if you put your foot on the
accelerator the engine revs drop. Pulling away the car splutters and
This fault has come on quickly-it drove to the supermarket fine but
only started to play up on the way back. (We didn't buy any fuel at
the supermarket, BTW)
We have replaced the plugs (Dirty) and air filter to no avail and have
cleaned/lubricated the carb. We have also physically examined the plug
leads and sprayed them with WD40 to see if there were any breaks in
the leads. The engine management module connector has been cleaned and
have checked the hoses for splits.
We just have noticed that when you initially turn the ignition on, the
CFi device squirts a large amount of fuel into the carb. This is with
the throttle closed and before the engine is even started. If you
leave the ignition switched on there is eventually enough fuel to fill
the carb to the brim!
Anyone any ideas?