1994 Ford Taurus The engine light comes on

Tiny
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  • 1994 FORD TAURUS
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 87,900 MILES
Just a light comes on when climbing a hill.
Haven't seen a symptom other that gas pressure building up in the tank. A fizzing noise comes out when opening the cap. I hve a problem in the summer when it is very hot, here in Northern California. Symptom is like an old car with vapor lock.
I know I can't vapor lock don't have a carborator.
We think its an Ignation modual malfunctioning. Can't fine out where they hid it on this beast. Said it could be up by the window washer motor.
I know about the Oxygen sensors but don't know how to test it. Is there a manufacturing recall on these parts.
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Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 AT 7:54 PM

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Tiny
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Have the computer scanned for code/s-you have a problem within the engine management system that caused the CEL to turn on-This is your starting point of diagnosis, finding out what's going on.
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Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 AT 8:35 PM

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