Re: 92 Ford Escort GT starting trouble
"doss92" <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have a 92 Escort GT, and sometimes it wont start right off, and it
> make any cranking sound when you are trying to start it. It did that
> tonight and started making a funny noise, so i shut it off, only it
> wouldnt trun off. It sounded like it was trying to crank itself. It
> would shut off however when it was put in gear, put when it was put
> in park, it would sound like it was trying to crank itself again. What
> could this possibly be?
You have a bad/broken ignition switch.... not where the key goes but the
switch, itself, which is a separate piece connected. to the ket tumbler
by a lever
It's located under the sterring column cover
Good description, btw.
Yeh, I'm a Krusty old Geezer, putting up with my 'smartass' is the price
you pay..DEAL with it!