Question about 2001 Ford Expedition

1 Answer

Ok it started shacking alot then it went off it started back up but everytime I come to a stop it shacks alot

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • mguerrero184 Apr 24, 2009

    It ran for like 12 minutes and it was shacking all of us inside I could letterly feel it shacking

  • mguerrero184 Apr 24, 2009

    what is a cam?I noticed it lite up check engine soon and the oil lite up a few seconds too.

  • mguerrero184 Apr 24, 2009

    Waht is a cam? and it was working fine for the past two weeks and it's not just the passengerside shaking the hole truck shacks kinda like it's going to give out.Do you think maybe the gas filter got dirty b/c yesturday it only had 19ml till empty.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 183 Answers

I need to know how long it ran before it died, and how hard it was shaking. Just the engine, shaking the car, or just in the sound.
Hightower971

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

  • Calvin Hart
    Calvin Hart Apr 24, 2009

    Sounds like there is either a coil pack is gone or you broke a cam. A good way to check this is to pull the spark plugs one at a time and see which ones are not firing. at an idle. Another thing it could be is a backwards wire. You may have 2 plugs hooked up backwards. That will turn the passenger compartment into a martini shaker. The higher you rev the engine the smoother it gets. I would love to hear the engine so I could give you a more accurate diagnosis. But I'll keep trying as long as you keep writing. Fair enough?

  • Calvin Hart
    Calvin Hart Apr 24, 2009

    A camshaft is a rod with lobes on it which control the valves. If you broke it, then whatever cyliders are behind the break is not getting or moving any air. And what it does is causes a strain point on your engine, cylinders are dead and only compressing air. It will make the engine run so rough that it is impossible to not notice. It just sounds and performs way wrong. A dirty filter will also make it act like what your saying, but not as bad as a cam. The filter will almost always make you run hot at this stage, and will give you next to no power. And sucking up the last of the gas can get alot of sediment in there. It would definitely be a good, and least expensive place to start. My apologies, I assumed that you already tried that.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why my 2002 kia rio stalles out everytime i step on the acceleration and keeps getting worse i changed spark pluggs and air filter and fuel filter please help me oh and everytime i go up hills i loss speed...


you need to check your fuel pressure at the rail with a gauge. But to me it sounds like the spark plug boots . If they crack or split it will cause symptoms just like yours, mostly shaking while under load. Since you already changed the plugs change the boots or wires too.

Oct 11, 2011 | 2002 Kia Rio

1 Answer

Shacking n engine stop while driving on the street


best thing to do is take it to your ford dealer, they will plug it into their system and run a diagnostic check, any issues or problems will come up and they can tell you whats wrong and fix it straight away.

Jun 21, 2010 | 2003 Ford Expedition

4 Answers

Front end shacking when I run over small bump in road.


If it is still under warranty take it to the dealer. You could have at a minimum have thrown the weights off the tires. But anything like tie rod ends or belts in the tires could be bad.

Jul 07, 2009 | 2007 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 2...

1 Answer

93 accord lx problem


Sounds like your valve seals are gone. Expensive, unless you can do it yourself.

May 20, 2009 | 1992 Honda Accord

1 Answer

How do u know when it is the fuel pump that went out


ck that you are getting voltage to the pump


shack

Apr 19, 2009 | 1995 Honda Accord

1 Answer

When i open my gas cap there is alot on presure


try new gas cap that is vented

hope2help shack

Apr 17, 2009 | 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

1 Answer

2006 F350 SD DIESEL BATTERIE DRAIN OVER NIGHT


oh ---- open circuits are a headache. try take out one fuse only at night or day whenever trk will be sitting for 7 or 8 hours. once you find the circuit it is alot easier to troubleshoot each wire.

hope2help shack

Apr 16, 2009 | 2001 Ford F350 Super Duty SuperCab

2 Answers

Electrical problem


at a guess i would say the alternator could have a problem hope this helps regards Jim

Apr 16, 2009 | Mazda B4000 Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 Ford Expedition Logo

Related Topics:

134 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75051 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5470 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...