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1988 mustang stalls

I have a wonderful 1988 mustang, took it to a repair shop for something simple and they reallllly messed it up including melting my fuse console and some wiring. Since then one of the problems is after driving for quite awhile my car stalls as though it's run out of gas. after it cools down it's fine again till it heats up then it stalls. short trips not a problem. The car is not overheating. Fuel pump (s), and about $1000 in parts, and its doing it again. Can someone pls help. thank you

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Hi,

I may be able to lead you to the problem area, but it will take some work on your part. I had a 1988 Ford Thunderbird (I have a 94 now), and it sounds exactly like a problem I had. After completely researching everything, spending hundreds of dollars on parts for this and that, it turned out that it was the cars computer brain. I went to pick-your-part and bought a used computer module, and everything was fine. I paid $80.00 for it. Not only was everything fine, but my gas mileage and performance increased. This may not be your problem, but it is definitely something for you to at least investigate. I hope this helps.

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It could be your coil. Once your coil heats up it could cause your car to shut down.

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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