There could be several reasons why a 2000 Pontiac Grand Am service engine light soon has come on. The engine may need a tune up, the timing belt may need changed, or even a bad fuel pump.
Yes, the engine in a 2000 Escort is NOT an interference engine.
There are pages and pages of things that can cause a check engine light. You need to have it checked with a scantool. Then the code can be diagnosed and repaired.
Depends on what the "2000" engine is...
Many reasons! Go to the Dealer or Auto Zone (free) and have your problem codes read from the computer in the car.
the engine light can come on for a couple reasons, o2 sensors can be something but nothing mechanical would make it go off like trani or something like that
Reasons to Stay Indoors was created in 2000.
Its located on the driver side of the transmission behind the casing. You must drop the driver side of transmission along with engine. Dont do this unless you have someone with experience with you. Time consuming job.
Will a 1998 3.8 mustang engine fit in a 2000 Mustang 3.8 engine?
It would be hard to pinpoint the reasons why the engine light stays on. There are several sensors that monitor many functions. The best advise is to take the vehicle to AutoZone, Advance, O'Reilly's, or another auto parts store that scan the codes free of charge.
According to Gates ( they make timing belts etc. ) The SOHC engine IS AN INTERFERENCE ENGINE The DOHC engine is NOT an interference engine in the 2000 Ford Focus