CAR HAS A HARD TIME STARTING

1996 Ford Taurus

Tiny

sirrius27

September, 18, 2012 AT 10:18 PM

Like its starving for gas. When it does start idle fluctuates and when accelerating it dies. Ive changed the fuel pump and filter.

I just changed pcv valve. Car idles good, but when driving, after it shifts starts to lose power, when I let off pedal, gains power again. No codes now.

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1991 Hard To Start

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Tiny

ASEMaster6371

September, 19, 2012 AT 1:03 AM

Check fuel pressure first.

Start there

Roy

Tiny

sirrius27

September, 19, 2012 AT 10:29 PM

Update: dropped gas tank, replaced fuel pump, repaired gas gauge, car runs grrreeeaaat. Thanks

Tiny

ASEMaster6371

September, 20, 2012 AT 3:18 AM

Good job

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