92 festiva main fusible link blowing only when the car is running Cant figure it out Checked ground etc?

had the same problem... in the alternator are two charcole sticks they ware down after a while and then they ground out on the inside of the alternator. I took mine apart and changed the 2 sticks. this was a lot of work its easier to buy a used alternator. to see if this is your problem just disc...

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Install Ford Festiva wheel bearing?

Installing wheel bearing in a Ford Festiva is simple but will take some time. All you have to do is take the hub off, take out the tie rod and then take out the wheel bearing from the hub.

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What engine does the Ford Festiva have?

1.3L 4Cyl. 1138 cc http://www.answers.com/topic/overhead-camshaft, 56 hp (42 kW), 65 ft·lbf (88 N·m)

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How do you get the door trim off a 1997 Ford Festiva?

How do you get the door trim off a 1997 Ford Festiva?"

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How come your 1991 Ford Festiva will start sometimes but most of the time it won't It has good fuel pump pressure and the coil is good?

Every vehicle needs GOOD spark & PROPER fuel pressure to run. When the car won't start you should check for both. Get the spec for fuel pressure as some vehicles won't run if it's out by a little bit. Also use a spark checker to check to make sure the spark is strong enough. If both are o/k m...

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Where is the fuel pump located on a Ford Festiva 1996?

It is inside petrol tank.

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How much for fuel injectors for a Ford Festiva?

Depends on the year, but for a 90' festiva you can get them for $30 on rockauto. this is for a remanufactured part.

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91 Ford Festiva L Check engine light on car idles a little rough slow acceleration car is drivable fast acceleration car dies or backfires Ford Dealer had car 5 wks can't fix need help hard 8 code?

Not sure what a hard code 8 means for a Festiva, but you can probably find a Haynes or Chilton Manual at your local library and get some understanding of the problem - whether you try to fix it yourself or have a mechanic fix the problem. I had a similar problem with a 1987 Cavalier and it turned...

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What causes oil to get into radiator reservoir on a 1989 Festiva?

The most likely is a blown head gasket.

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How come my car turns over but won't start?

A typical senario with fords in general.Just a stab in the dark.Has it got spark.To test for spark, place a screwdriver in the end of the lead. wave the screwdriver over the rocker cover about 2 to 3 mm above it and get someone to crank it. If you see no spark, I'd replace the ingition module.It'...

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