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Vibration i have a 96 ford escort, automatic. when in park the car sounds great, but when i put it in gear, it vibrates and the idle drops down

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  • marilynsclea May 22, 2009

    the engine light isn't on. i try try your suggestions. thanks

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Is the engine light on? If not, It'probly time for an idle air control valve. Also check the motor mounts. Put the car in drive, hold the brake and give it some gas. Do the same thing in reverse. If the motor moves more than a few inches, you may have a broke motor mount.(you watch the motor, let a friend work the gas)

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