2002 Ford F-150 engine pinging

Tiny
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  • 2002 FORD F-150
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
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  • 120,560 MILES
2002 f150 120000, just started today, pinging /knocking during load, without transmission in gear no ping. Pings in all gears, I get regular oil changes and use 87 octane. What is the problem
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Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009 AT 8:37 PM

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Tiny
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Engine could be overheating, an EGR valve that's not opening and a knock sensor not retarding the timing
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Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 AT 8:49 AM
Tiny
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All of my gauges seem to be normal
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Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 AT 12:07 PM
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Engine could be overheating, an EGR valve that's not opening and a knock sensor not retarding the timing will cause a pinging/denotating problem
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Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 AT 12:22 PM
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I talked to ford dealer. What about possible spark knock.
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Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 AT 1:39 PM
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Spark knock/detonation/pinging its the same thing other than preignition
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Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 AT 6:01 PM

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