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i had a similar problem with my 92 Ford Escort LX and it took me about 2 months to figure out that all i needed to do was 2 replace the pcv valve try 2 replace it it worked on mine. I hope this works

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Q: What would cause a 93 Ford Escort LX to idle rough and die when stopped or in park or reverseIs this a serious problem?
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