Intermittent Miss - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Cortina Forum Forum for discussion of the Ford Cortina.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-17-05, 01:16 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 4
Intermittent Miss

I have recently got my TC 3.3Litre Ford Cortina. I am cleaning it up for road worthy. I have got to fix the brakes and a few other things. Anyway I decided to wash the engine bay and motor. (A big mistake I know) I washed it with degreaser and water. It ran fine so I was happy. I took it down to a show in the morning and it was running really good. Then I came to pick it up and it is missing now. It seems as though the ignition leads are not firing right or as if there is water in them or something. Anyway I am at a loss, I have no idea what more I can check. It still runs but you can tell that it is missing.

Any suggestions would be really helpful. Thanks for reading.

Kind Regards,
1972Cortina is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-19-05, 07:05 AM
EMW ??? Whats missing ?
INJECTED250's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Age: 34
Posts: 1,092
Re: Intermittent Miss

pull the cap off there wil be water undder it.. if u just leave it it should clear up

98 T5 gear box (was auto)
Wade 977b cam
3.7 lsd
AU bottem end
ELXR6 ported Head
PH4480 Pacemakers
INJECTED250 is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > Ford Cortina Forum
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome