Stroli Motors helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
The engine in your 2002 Ford Escort should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your Escort and how to check the transmission fluid level. If the transmission fluid level in your Escort is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. When adding transmission fluid to your Escort, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.
If you are having problems with the transmission in your Escort, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem.
One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
Many cars will burn or leak a little bit of oil. Over time, this adds up and you might need to add some - learn how to here!2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
Stop! Checking your brake fluid from time to time is a great way to ensure safe stopping2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
White light when you back up - yup, they burn out and you can replace them with bright LEDs2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
If your blinker doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
Learn where your air filter is located and how to determine if it needs to be changed.2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.