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2001 Ford Taurus. Hard starting and when it finally starts you can smell raw fuel.

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Are there any codes. sounds like you are not getting enough spark. meaning a weak ignition coil or your fuel pressure regulator is bad and sending to much fuel

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  • Apollo Morelos
    Apollo Morelos Jan 03, 2013

    The car is not here right now, but I will re-scan it for codes again. I have replaced the ignition coil(after market brand) all Oxygen sensors, plugs and wires, but still has the same issues. I am leaning toward the fuel pressure regulator.

  • teds repairs
    teds repairs Jan 03, 2013

    the fuel pressure regulator is a common issue

  • Apollo Morelos
    Apollo Morelos Jan 16, 2013

    P0174, p0302 and p0302 are the codes.



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