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Old 01-06-2011, 07:13 PM
TrndAssassin TrndAssassin is offline
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Default Throwing multiple codes please help!

well once again my new trucks causing me grief...pulled up at a stop light..and the truck just started idleing like piss......it drives fine...but anytime it comes to a idle..it sounds like a diesel truck sitting there
Heres the codes the scanner pulled...
My trucks a 2003 2.3l Duratec 5 speed stock...105k miles
fresh plugs and wires 5k ago,
P0300 Random/Multiple Cylinder Misfire Detected
P0301 Cylinder 1 Misfire Detected
P0316 Serious misfire in first 1,000 engine revolutions
P2196 o2 stack 1 lean
Im thinking Origional coil packs taking a crap?
Bad vaccum or air leak somewhere that I cant find with a can of carb cleaner.....
Or head gasket.....BUT ...my oils clean as can be...so...any ideas...all my electrical connections are good ive already checked that...
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Old 01-06-2011, 11:59 PM
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Default Re: Throwing multiple codes please help!

When is the last time you did plugs and wires? I know you said you check your electrical connections. What was the weather like when this is going on?
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Old 01-07-2011, 05:04 AM
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Default Re: Throwing multiple codes please help!

plugs and wires were changed 8k ago...weather was well cold and spittin snow.....but its never had this problem before..and its a severe miss...basically undrivable...just pulled up to a stop light and the truck started running like ass
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Old 01-07-2011, 12:12 PM
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Default Re: Throwing multiple codes please help!

I hate to say it, but it might you coil pack. Thay are not hard to change. They are only about $50.00 or so.
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Old 01-07-2011, 04:40 PM
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Default Re: Throwing multiple codes please help!

ok so It went into the shop...
Found out the intake manifold gasket went bad and sucked in....
and maybe a cracked intake manifold....
shop offered to let me replace the gasket if I wanted...but the trucks undrivable..and its freezing cold out so im just letting them do it..200 to replace the gasket not to bad considering ford woulda charged me a lot more...
p.s. ngk plugs autolight wires....
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