Question about 2004 Ford Explorer
WHEN I TURN ON MY CAR IN THE MORNING TO WARM IT UP, I RAVV THE ENGINE AFTER A COUPLE MINUTES, AND I NOTICED THAT MY RPM GAUGE DOES NOT GO PAST 3. AS SOON AS IT HITS THE 3 IT DIES RIGHT THERE AND THER IS NO MORE POWER. I HAVE PUSHED THE GAS PEDAL, BUT IT DOESNT DO ANYTHING IT WOULD JUST NOT GO PAST THE 3 OR 3000 RPM. THE CAR RIDES FINE, NO PROBLEMS, BUT THIS IS A LITTLE ANNOYING. DOES ANYONE HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM?
Rpm limiter sensor or the vehicle is in limp mode
have the fault codes read to find any faulty sensor , then use a scan tool to reset the ECM
Posted on Jul 23, 2017
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: can't pass 3000 rpm
need to check codes and see if it has oil in it. and go from here.
if the computer sences low oil pressure it sets a rev limiter to try and save the engine. code P1259 i think. 4 or 6 cyl?
Posted on Dec 19, 2008
faulty dial, remove the instrument panel and spray some switch cleaner in to the back of the dial, if this doesn't work you'll need to replace the dial
Posted on Jan 07, 2009
SOURCE: 2003 Ford Escape Won't Idle
well it could be idle control valve but i would check for vacuum leaks first see if any hose fell off but could be egr valve stuck open hope this leads you some where
Posted on Sep 18, 2009
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