Question about 1998 Ford Expedition
Sound like the converter is not locking up when it is supposed to. The converter is locked by the computer under full throttle and allowed to spin somewhat freely when not under a load. if you have the electronically controlled overdrive the unit should come out of overdrive to let the car accelerate. Most problems now days are in the computer controls of the transmission.
Posted on Oct 16, 2013
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 2003 ford mustang
HI, i have the samme problemeon my mustang gt 2006
idid hevriting ,plug chek wires , and the probleme was the valve was sticking on the guide ,we change the head , and now it is very jood, good luck
it was misfiring whit no code
Posted on Sep 07, 2008
It should be on the back of the transmission near where the driveshaft goes in. Buy a new one, jack up your truck and look for the old one on the back of the transmission
Posted on Apr 03, 2009
If you have engine management lights showing on your dash your car has gone into limp (or safety mode) and this explains your problem. In limp mode the engine is locked down as a safety measure to get you home and will not operate normally.
If this is the case the car will have to go to be scanned for error codes to identify the exact cause of the fault causing the limp mode condition.
Hope this helps. Please remember to rate my answer. Thanks.
Posted on Jul 14, 2009
havent a clue here ,one cylinder now another missing ,only one thing comes to mind here and thats the coil pack ,check the voltage across the battery with engine running at 1500rpm and if its higher than 15.5 volts of their abouts then the alternator regulator is playing up and this would cause problems with the coil pack or the ECU ,also the radio could blow and lots of bulbs.Other that this i would need to get my greasy hands on it and give the magic hammer treatment
Posted on Jan 02, 2010
SOURCE: no heat in 99 ford windstar
Check the coolant level. If it's low, what you describe will happen. There is not sufficient coolant to flow through the heater core at idle. At 60mph the water pump is spinning quickly, managing to get some coolant through the heater core, so you get heat until the rpm's drop at idle. If it is due to low level, keep an eye on it to see if it drops again, as you may have a leak.
Posted on Jan 06, 2010
Testimonial: "Thanks for the great advice. I will try that and see what happens. Thank you again. This is a great blog for people like me."
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 01, 2013 | 2005 Ford Expedition
Jan 19, 2013 | 1997 Ford Expedition
Mar 15, 2012 | 2005 Dodge Magnum
Feb 05, 2011 | 2000 Ford Expedition
Jul 16, 2017 | 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Sep 07, 2017 | 1995 Dodge Caravan
Jan 23, 2010 | 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Jul 11, 2009 | 1998 Ford Windstar
May 11, 2009 | 1999 Ford Expedition
78 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!