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99 taurus engine dies

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andypaul
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99 taurus engine dies

Post by andypaul » Tue Feb 09, 2010 9:52 pm

Whe my 1999 taurus SE idles when waiting at a traffic light or some such it will run for about 20 seconds and then the engine will die on me. Does antbody have an idea why this happening?


Zenriddles
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Re: 99 taurus engine dies

Post by Zenriddles » Wed Feb 10, 2010 9:04 am

Dirty MAF?
Sticky IAC?
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Re: 99 taurus engine dies

Post by deletedaccount » Wed Feb 10, 2010 12:58 pm

Zenriddles wrote:Dirty MAF?
Sticky IAC?
Hey....watch your language! LOL!!

bobcatv62
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Re: 99 taurus engine dies

Post by bobcatv62 » Sun Mar 24, 2019 6:59 pm

My 97 is doing the same thing. after 20 sec at a lite it will die... I replaced the IAC and the throttle sensor also cleaned the MAF. still doing it.. any ideas

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