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Engine is missing when in 4th-5th gear

My engine is missing when I hit about 45, usually around 4th-5th gear.
I changed spark plugs, put in fuel injector cleaner. Help!

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  • Sharon Muraco Jan 09, 2009

    Thank you so much! About 110,000 miles. Just gave truck to our son for school, so want to get it working

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    radio not working after battery jump. engine light on & missed at 45 mph

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    Engine misses when you pull out and service engine light flashes pops through the air cleaner I changed the spark plugs and cleaned the mafs

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Try having the fuel filter changed first and have the timing checked and I don't know how many miles on the truck but check low or uneven cylinder compression pressure remove spark plugs and test the compression with a gauge but before doing all this it could be a weak or faulty ignition system

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