why is my escort so light on the power steering
what is the coolant capacity of a ford escort van 1,8
The 1995 Escort did not have power steering.
If you replaced the battery with a brand new one, then no. The battery comes from the store with a fuul charge. If it didn't come charged up, then you have bought a defective battery.
regular "green" coolant
Your reservoir may be low. This will trigger the coolant light. It is often a malfunctioning sensor and nothing is actually wrong with the cooling system or coolant. It can be easily replaced. Alternatively you can leave it, but monitor your engine temperature and coolant level.
Be careful there is a temperature coolant switch mounted next to the thermostat housing. I thought this was the sensor and replaced it by mistake. There is another sensor.
The 98 escort zx2 did not come with a tilt steering wheel
Your serpentine belt is broke
Open your hood, Now, on the left side of the engine, locate your coolant reservoir; and, immediately to the right of this should be your power steering fluid reservoir. I hope this helps you.
Ford escort has a power steering fluid capacity of one point. The manufacturer recommends that you never overfill the power steering fluid.
Power Steering Pump Reservoir.
Bad power steering pump
A ( 1981 ) Ford Escort takes a BCI group size ( 58 ) battery
Timing belt is broken. Often the cylinderhead went home too..... Expensive.
it probably doesnt have a steering column tilt on it
It probably needs power steering fluid added.
Battery is located in the trunk.
I wish to know how!
green coolant is what goes in there but GO5 would be the upgrade coolant
It has a steering wheel of 14 inch diameter.
There are 3 bolts. 1 on the top and 2 on the bottom. Take them out and take loose the battery cable and the solenoid wire. You will have to take the battery and tray out to get it out the top. Steering rack keeps you from taking it out the bottom.
On the steering wheel :)
OK, it has a battery. What are you wanting to know?
On a 1996 Ford Escort : The power steering fluid goes in the power steering fluid reservoir , at the front of the engine compartment , on the passenger side of the vehicle ( looking from the front of the vehicle it is the reservoir on the RIGHT) * With the 1.9 liter engine the reservoir on the left is the engine coolant reservoir and with the 1.8 liter engine the reservoir on the left is the windshield washer fluid reservoir , but with both engines the power steering fluid reservoir is the container to the RIGHT , looking from the FRONT of the vehicle