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Engine is ideling rough, has no power, wants to

My 2001 Ford Tarus, 3.0 OHV engine is ideling rough, has no power, wants to stall, and girgles when pressing of the accelerator. Diagnostic said the change plugs, wires, ignition coil, and fuel filer. Once these items were changed the car is sill doing the same. The plugs have been rechecked for quality and gap and problem still is the same.

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Disconnect the catalytic converter/muffler and see if that helps. If so, you've got a plugged converter/muffler

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It may be as simple as replacing your egr gasket. I rebuilt a 2001 Taurus and forgot to put the gasket on and experienced lurching and rough idle, even in PARK. Replaced gasket and ran normal.

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SOURCE: 2000 ford explorer 4.0 x-engine is stalling, missing and lose power while driving

Exhaust might be stopped up. Check the catalytic converter and or muffler.
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SOURCE: Check engine light comes on. p0171 and p0351 codes found

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I know the economy is bad, but change all of the plugs. Check your PCV Valve hose, 150 rottens them out allowing air to be sucked in, thus all kinds of codes.

Depending on mileage. Dismount the EGR valve and clean passages. If you are really good dismount the throtle position sensor body and clean out passages with Choke Cleaner., dismount where the EGR valves connects to the engine, clean out passages. Also check the hose thats behind this mounting to ensure is not clogged. If clogged clean it out. If not replace it. Is about 1.5 ft. long, connects to the PCV Valve Hose.

When is the last time you change your harness. Can't remember??? Replace it. Good Luck

Posted on Dec 26, 2008

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SOURCE: Car is running rough, afetr spark plug change

make sure no fuel is down in the spark plug ports it will short out the spark

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SOURCE: 1987 F150 rough idle, stalls, smells rich

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SOURCE: 2001 Ford Windstar runs rough.

remove the coil pack and look at bottom of it if it shows any cracks coil is bad very common on these vans if you have a noid light check for injector pulse on #4 if you have pulse and good blue spark most likely the injector is bad you have to remove upper plenum to get injectors out let me know how you make out

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