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The truck runs fine. I come to a stop light, and

I have a 2006 four cylinder Ford Ranger. The truck runs fine most of the time. Every once in awhile, when I come to a stop light, the engine slowly comes to a stop, as though starved for gas, and will not start again. The first time this happened was two months ago. I took it to a shop, and they couldn't find anything. The second time was yesterday, when I had just gotten back from a 1,500 mile trip. The third time was today. The first two times, after an hour or two rest, it started. This time, it doesn't want to start even after the rest. It seems to be getting gas, because it will catch from time to time while trying to start it, and the RPMs jump up to 1,000 or so, but it won't stay running. I've tried not giving it gas, I've tried holding the accelerator to the floor, nothing. Has anyone else had this experience?

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Fuel Filter-clogged. Fuel Pump binding mechaniclly or low volume. Are you sure you have no stored codes and do you really know from a very technical description what diagnostic work was done by your guy? Is it under warranty, I assume not ,if you r Dealer wasn't involved

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Testimonial: "Thanks. No codes the first time. Maybe I should take it to the dealer this time. Out of warranty, unfortunately... Thanks for the great tip."

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