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'88 Ford Ranger has a bad miss in it

The truck had started out just quitting for no reason, then I was able start it back after about 30 min. When you turn ignition on (without starting), the fuel pump runs all the time. Now it starts, but misses VERY bad.
I have changed the plugs, but it hasn't helped. I am going to find the fuel filters and change them to see if that helps. Has anyone else had this problem if so did you find a solution?

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  • bfg3 May 11, 2010

    my dads ranger had a similar problem, it was missing and lacked power. after I did a tune up and fuel filter change something made me look under truck while running and I noticed catilytic converter was glowing. So I would just check that, not necessarily the answer but a unsuspected problem.

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Plugs to they sound marinaded in unburnt fuel!

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