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Reving my escort keeps reving up when i press the clutch in to change the gears

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  • kim_gs Jul 23, 2008

    My '98 escort has recently developed the same problem. Put the clutch in and the revs climb rapidly. It usaully only does it once i have been driving for around ten minutes and the engine has warmed up.



    please let me know if you found a solution natty1972!

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You have a throttle problem. You have to go into the throttle cable and make sure that the cable aint bad.

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