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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 2:27 pm 
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During normal driving conditions town or highway mostly when engine is warm and not all the time engine seems to miss / surg.
Recently replaced fuel pump (problem arose before this)
Also spontaneous pinging.
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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 2:42 pm 
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Spark plugs, leads, try running on higher octane fuel if your engine is pining..
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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 4:17 pm 
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octane booster

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 5:50 pm 
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shouldnt have to put octane booster in an ef tho. id be checking your plugs and leads first.

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 6:32 pm 
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I'm also having this problem - see http://www.fordmods.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=33291

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 6:33 pm 
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could be the TPI module on the dizzy!

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 6:37 pm 
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no dizzy on ef.

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 6:47 pm 
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yea man my car does that too except it doesnt ping. leads and plugs didnt fix my problem. getting a mechanic to have a look tomorrow an fix fuel consumption problems. ill let ya know what he rekons bout mine. might be the same for u.
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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:28 pm 
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do a code check. could be crank angle sensor and/or cam angle sensor.

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:41 pm 
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Chuck round 4 table spoons of metho into your fuel tank and a fuel tank of premium or optimax and see how you go.If no good take it to a mechanic.

 

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