Question about 1995 Ford Windstar
When engine is cold (morning starts) I have to put something on the gas pedal to keep the engine idling until warm and then it will stay running.Also when starting the van I need to press on the gas pedal to start it warm or cold. A clicking sounds happens when engine is running.
Possibly an idle air motor for your idle problem or a vacuum hose off.
Posted on Jun 05, 2014
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: truck runs rough
Sounds like one of your chambers isn't firing. Run your car for a few minutes, shut it off then pull your plugs one at a time and see if one of them is wet. Might just need a new plug.
Posted on Nov 28, 2008
your problem appears to be the idle control motor located on the air intake manifold it is a small motor that goes bad quite often. Other items that can cause this is a bad /clogged air filter or a tune up (spark plugs and wires), or clogged fuel injectors. to clean the injectors you can buy a container of fuel system cleaner and pour it into the gas tank and as you drive it cleans the system.
Once the fuel system is cleaned via a tankful of cleaner & gas then the idle controller motor would be next on the list to be replaced.
Good Luck !
Posted on Dec 03, 2008
what codes are present? If it is lean codes P0171/P0174 problem is most likely the orings leaking between upper and lower intake manifold if this is a 4.0L
Posted on Feb 11, 2009
SOURCE: 2003 Ford Escape Won't Idle
well it could be idle control valve but i would check for vacuum leaks first see if any hose fell off but could be egr valve stuck open hope this leads you some where
Posted on Sep 18, 2009
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