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Truck stalls while driving, will start again if wait ten minutes

My 2005 ford ranger xlt v6 has 40 K miles on it. Week after an oil change the truck suddenly looses power while driving and stalls. If I wait five minutes truck usually starts up again only to eventually stall again one mile or 100 miles later. Is it the fuel pump or some sort of control module? what should it cost to fix?

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If it is a flex fuel vehicle, it most likely is the flex fuel sensor and/ or connector- it's located on the driver's framerail just behind the door.hope this helps and good luck

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Ok, this sounds like a weak fuel pump and clogged filter. if possible, you will need to change these two vital devices. I would also replace the air filter as well.

Inspect the injection system for faults as well. make sure all injectors are firing properly and on time. replace any injector that isn't functioning correctly.

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