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Ck engine light not on,but motor shuts off periodically ,today shut down driving several times,motorran rough and exaust smelled bad,hr later fine

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Run fault codes for recorded faults that are giving you these problems. Do not disregard an engine light and continue as it is there to let you know that serious engine/ gear box is about to happen and that can be a costly mistake to make.

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WITH A #8 MISFIRE U NEED TO REMOVE THE PLUG AND TAKE A LOOK.THE SMOKE FROM THE EXHAUST SOUNDS LIKE RAW FUEL.BAD PLUG,COIL OR INJECTOR.LOW COMPRESSION?

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SOURCE: Engine running but missing badly, smells bad. Had

Hi,
Just a thought without being there by your car,
A plugged catalytic converter will give those symptoms.
Just a thought.
Wayne

Posted on Nov 04, 2010

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I have an '04 F150 and I had an OD problem that was the same as you are having now, I brought it to a deqaler they told me that I needed a new trans or a rebuilt trans, I disagreed with them becaus the truck shifted fine until the OD gears. I brought it to a transmission shop and they removed the valve body the found a broken clip that got wedged under the valve and would not allow it to open therefore rendering the OD useless and giving a flashing OD light. it cost me $403.00 to repair and have not had a problem with it since. I would call a ****** shop in the area I had my truck back the next day. hope this helps.

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