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When it's hot outside my windstar wont start or if it starts it feel like it is running on only 3 or 4 cyls. If it's cold or cool it starts and runs fine.

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It is very possible your spark wires are bad. When was the last time you had a tune up?Spark plugs and wires,and change the oil.

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