have put this in the v 6 side of the froum but hope you outhers in the outher world may help too
dads txai here
Hi all can you lot help I have a probe starting my v 6 3 litre
Escape it did start on the key with no probs but to day it wont go at all I have to use the throttle to start it and when I take my foot of the throttle it will stop last time it did this was raining a lot to ,but I have run it to get rid of the damp then spray the thing with damp seal but still wont go with out my foot on it I had an I dear and reset the outer ceasing to the throttle and it will start on the key now , but runs lumpy as you like !!!
The fuel pump sounds as if it finding it hard to get fuel but got lots in tank and others on the forum say it the t d c sincere that is 50 pound with v a t then plus fitting it go’s on so over to you
Also I got it going drove it for 12 miles and got a smell under the the car and when I look at the escorts pipe and it glowing say red hot 1 garage said it could be router cap or arm plug lads
Or even worse the head gasket so over to you HELP