I have a ford escort z2x and change fuel pump, fuel filter, battery, and also the sensor and the car will not stay running. After a bit I notice the caddilic convertor is starting to get red hot.

Asked by Jan 26, 2017 at 01:51 PM about the 2003 Ford Escort ZX2

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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That is your problem, the catalytic converter is plugged.

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