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1996 ford taurus is losing power and rpms when engine gets warm

I bought a 1996 ford taurus on friday. it ran awsome when we test drove it...when the engines gets warmed up it loses all power,spits and sputters and will not go!! it does not shut off though. rpms fall drasticly when thisd starts to happen....please help!!

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  • gonzalezfami Mar 08, 2009

    thanks...it was bought privately...only when engine gets warmed up...weird

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If it was a dealer, go back & have him scan it for fault codes. Usually cheaper to have it scanned and replace one faulty part, than replace 5 parts before you hit the right one. Autozone & PEP boys apparently will scan for free if you bought it private.

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