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'00 SVT major start, hesitation, stall problem

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Old 02-09-2019, 07:02 PM
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Default '00 SVT major start, hesitation, stall problem

Greetings, new 86k Contour SVT owner-
Besides the above, it finally threw P1132 and P1152 codes.
I see a new fuel pump / filter... any specific pointers to minimize diag?
Testing components?
Specific vac lines, etc?
When it runs, it's a hoss, would love to get in shape asap.
Thanks!
 
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Old 02-10-2019, 09:12 AM
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I would pull one or two plugs and see what they look like.
If the system is trying to overcome a lean condition by continuing to add fuel confirm , no severe vacuum leaks, ie intake gskts , hoses etc.
MAF sensor could be sending false info.
Check PCV system.
 
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Old 02-10-2019, 11:30 AM
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I was wondering if the forum was still alive... thanks for the tips.

20 degrees in the garage, I'll let it run (I hope) for a bit with the French drain hoses stuffed onro the pipes, out under the door and mess around.
Being an optimist, I am looking forward to a hoot in this new toy!
Had Focus SVT's, now this one...

Originally Posted by TommyTooHigh View Post
Greetings, new 86k Contour SVT owner-
Besides the above, it finally threw P1132 and P1152 codes.
I see a new fuel pump / filter... any specific pointers to minimize diag?
Testing components?
Specific vac lines, etc?
When it runs, it's a hoss, would love to get in shape asap.
Thanks!
 
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Old 02-10-2019, 01:10 PM
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Forum is still alive, some of us still have to work , even on Sunday.
Can you post some pix when ready?
 
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