> can't say off hand i know what the problem is, however i can
> tell you that i
> have heard of this problem before on focus zetecs, i believe
> its a common
> fault that ford are aware of so it might be worth a phone call
> to your local
> (friendly..ha ha) dealer.
> > Hi i have a 2001 ford focus zx3 with the 2-litre zetec
> engine. The
> > engine has a bad surge in it when at constant road speed or
> > accellerating. This surge can be made much better by
> plugging the
> > vacum line going to the egr. The car has been checked for
> vacum leaks.
> > had an exhaust replaced and fuel sendr replaced. I have had
> it to
> > several mechanics that are unable to determine the problem.
> The car
> > also seems to run rich one mechanic told me the long term
> fuel trim
> > was at 18 and the car performs very sluggishly. Any advice
> would be
> > very much appreicated.
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Well my local dealership is basically ** so im left hunting. I have
been told its a fuel deleviery issue but also that its an egr issue
which i beleive more