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1.8L engine- check engine light comes on, runs rough & hesitates

My 94 escort occasionally gets a check engine light and starts running rough and hesitates. Not always at the same time. If I shut it off it is hard starting again unless it sits. Changed fuel filter but did not help.

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I have a 93 escort and it lost power every once in a while and ran rough at other times. The solution was to replace the oxygen sensor. It has run excellant for the last 45,000 miles now.

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