Mechanics

ENGINE PROBLEM

1998 Ford Mustang

Engine Mechanical problem
1998 Ford Mustang 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 106000 miles

I just bought a 1998 Mustang from someone about 100 miles away, drove it for about 3 1/2 hours to get it home without a problem, no overheating, no low oil pressure, nothing even though there was check engine light on. The car seems to shake when it's idleing and my dad said it was because of a misfire. A few days ago we used his OBD-II tester and it showed two codes, one was Cyl. #2 misfire, the other was because it had overheated in the past. I changed the spark plug as well as the wire and it hasn't resolved anything. My dad said it could also be a bad head gasket. There's no funny exhaust such as white smoke. Only problem I find is the car doesn't seem to have the power it should. Any help would be great. Thanks
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Genesis730
September 10, 2010.




You have replaced the plug on no.2-now you check the compression and injector for that cylinder

Rasmataz
Sep 10, 2010.
Could it be anything other than than that?

Tiny
Genesis730
Sep 10, 2010.
You need to check it to rule it out
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Rasmataz
Sep 10, 2010.

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