If you intend to purchase a code scanner, make sure it will work with the specific make, model and year of your vehicle. Something's wrong with your engine. I followed the book step by step and found the help to be excellent. You might need to have someone check to see why it is misfiring. Call a different one maybe? Emission system being the pollution control system. Let me know what you find out.
I started driving and the car started shaking anytime i had my foot on the gas pedal unless i had it revved to a high rpm. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer and they stated that the failure was repaired. When the vehicle had gone over bumps, the abs light would appear on the dash. Flashing check engine light meens you have a problem with the engine or needs to be resset the computer board. The dealer inspected the brakes and found no defects, and the computer showed nothing. I was driving down the road and it just started to shake when I would give it gas and it would run rough. From there you can try to figure if it's a wire or plug - who know - both? What this means is, if you have a problem passing emissions testing, you will still have that problem.
When the light comes on, instead of taking the vehicle in for service, try diconnecting the battery for about five 5 minutes before reconnecting it. Chances are this is a single cylinder vacuum leaks and fuel problems tend to be more random so find which one. The check engine light codes have to be read and removed with a scanner on anything after '96. The one post said something like 10 194s and 2 37. If only the one cylinder was addressed, there is a good possibility another cylinder is causing the shaking. The contact stated the hydraulic control module failed twice in the past year.
This video shows how we did this repair and cleared up the error code. This is Part One throttle body removal. Knowing this can help keep the cost down on changing parts that aren't bad. If your car is overdue for a tune up, do this first by replacing the spark plugs. Just be careful the previous owner apparently yanked it and broke some of the clips - If you think you may ever consider upgrading the bulbs this would be the time to do it - Pay attention to which bolts you pull from where. I have seen Ford's not put a code out for a misfiring cylinder even though it seems the entire vehicle is shaking. Apr 30, 2011 never heard of a 4.
Hard to find new and one real hard to get at. Passenger side front to rear----1--2--3--4 P0301--P0302--P0303--P0304 Drivers side front to rear----5--6--7--8 P0305--P0306--P0307--P0308 Good luck and let us jknow if you need any more assistance. Auto Zone will perform a free scan in most states. The failure mileage was 3,000 and current mileage was 5,000. This will come with a manual describing how to retrieve … the codes and figure out what the computer is complaining about.
All Ford Expeditions use the same computer program and code set to record and diagnose engine malfunctions. Faulty o2 sensors can cause the check engine light to come on, poor fuel mileage and poor engine performance — lack of power, and probably cause you to fail an emissions test. I would look to see what was replaced last repair and find what was not replaced and look there. Davis Natalie, I am a mechanic and have been for 15 years now. The vehicle was taken to the dealer several times for the failure.
If you have over 100,000 miles on your Explorer it's time for a tune up. It felt like it was on ice. And they can be vastly different from manufacturer to manufacturer. I did not read the link close enough to tell that the part was referring to the Haynes Manual. The approximate failure and current mileage was 110,000.
The contact stated that the anti skid abs system activated independently. The failure was experienced several times. Can i replace that myself? But the other guys on here are proably alot better mechanics than me so I guess it could posible give you the cylinder. You are probably ok to continue to drive like this for awhile. If the idle is rough not nice and smooth or the idle speed surges or fluctuates I would suspect you have a dirty throttle body and or dirty idle speed control motor, or a faulty idle speed control motor. The previous owners pretty well trashed the truck before we got it- and ive slowly been trying to get it back to factory condition. If i clear the code the shaking will go away? Post the codes back here and we will guide you through the repair.
Check to make sure it's on tight, or your check engine light will stay on if it isn't. Adding More Information If you would like to help the Modified Life community by adding any missing information or adding a new light bulb size information to our resource, please feel free to or post it at the bottom of this page. The vehicle was not repaired. I've had to reset the light on my 2000 Grand Marquis 3 or 4 times already. Its not as hard as most commonly believe.
All you have to do is type in your truck, and your part you are looking for, and a whole list of fun stuff pops up. Could there be a blockage somewhere else? You are going to have to find which cylinder is causing it to shake. The illustrations are great to find the screws that hold things together. Don't get a hard on against it as it is a good thing once you understand it. Generally, a check engine light is lit when there is a problem in the emissions or somthing that is affecting the effectiveness of the emissions. The contact took his vehicle to the dealer to have the abs warning light checked.