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mike alexandre

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    escort mk3 1997
  1. engine revs up and down

    Thanks Controller - you may just have given me a lead on my problem on another thread listed here.
  2. engine revs up and down

    Have you checked the vacumn pipes around the maniflod and fuel system for leaks.
  3. high rpm prior to vehicle coming to a halt

    Any ideas anybody?
  4. car is a 97 escort 1.6 16 valve zetec petrol fuel injection. engine starts normaly cold and hot. revs settle at 1200. having driven off for a short distance - depressing clutch shortly prior to stopping -eng revs move up to 1500 untill wheels stop-this without foot on throttle pedal In daytime temps of 25/27 deg c above condition is persistant-in lower outside temps revs reduce to 900 ie normal idle. Engine has been checked at main dealers-cause of problem not found-please advise.