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1995 ford contour

My car is missin/cutting out and dies sometimes when I am sitting at a stop light. It only does this when it is in drive. When in park or neutral it misses. We have replaced the spark plugs, thinking that would solve the problem, it did not. We thought about the fuel filter and the vacuum line, but my manual does not show where those parts are. Any ideas on what can be causing this and how to fix it

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    Tammy Facteau Oct 10, 2008

    OK, Now how do I check the airflow meter and the throttle position sensor. Do I need to go put it on a diagnostic machine?

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Sounds like airflow meter.. or throttle position sensor. checkout batauto.com for trouble codes and how to get them.

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Check the timing belt a contour is very sensitive when it comes to timing my dad had the same problem i put a new timing belt an a new tentioner on it an now it pers like a kitten the belt had jumped one tooth

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