Re: 97 Ford Escort DTC 1443
> Having received this message on an auto inspection I replaced the purge
> canister valve as suggest but the 'service engine soon' error light still
> remains lit. What steps do need to take or what do I need to replace now.
> I did disconnect the batt. to break the circuit but the light is still on.
The problem is usually the purge flow sensor right next to the valve you replaced.
Ford recommends replacing both as a set.