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Vehicle shaking like it is missing real bad

I was driving yesterday when all of a sudden the vehicle started shaking real bad. Pulled off to the side and the shaking stopped. Later on my way home it did the same thing, going up the hill it was very sluggish like it had no power, and then the check engine light flashed on andoff for about 30 seconds.

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  • codn4cr Jan 12, 2009

    I had the same problem with my 2000 expedition about 2 weeks ago. I got it to the dealer and they found that 2 of the "ignition coils" (each cyllander has its own) had gone bad. I have just purchased the vehicle and have an extended warranty which covered the repair. This morning, on my way to work, the alternator went out on it and I have it at the shop now....



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When was the last tune up done and fuel filter was changed?
there is no spark plug wires I had to replace the boot for the number one cylinder on a 2000 expedition that was also having the same problem if the check engine light is on take it to auto zone and they will put it on a tester free of charge and I hope and pray that it is not the problem like the one I am working on right now I am replacing the upper and lower intake gaskets

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