Question about 1993 Ford Probe

1 Answer

What causes a 93 ford probe to idle between 250-500 RPMs?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 1,341 Answers

It may be the idle speed controller that may just need a good clean.

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

89 ford probe hesitates when leaving a red light, then runs fine otherwise, fuel filter?


Engine Runs Rough, Stalls, Hesitates on Acceleration, Hard ...

repairpal.com > Problems > Ford > Probe
Ford Probe Engine Runs Rough, Stalls, Hesitates on Acceleration, Hard Starting, Poor Performance. This is a verified problem based on 9 reports. Learn more ...

Starting Problems - 1997 Ford Probe - RepairPal

repairpal.com > Questions > Ford > Probe > 1997 Ford Probe
Dec 5, 2010 - Starting Problems on 1997 Ford Probe ... If the engine runs rough,stalls, hesitates on acceleration, is hard to start, or has generally poor ...

A new misfire/hesitation on accel. Problem.. - ProbeTalk.com Forums

forums.probetalk.com > Tech Section > 2nd Gen (93-97) V6 2.5L

Feb 05, 2016 | Ford Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

93 Ford ranger 4x4 sport. Rough idle and dieing sometimes. RPMs will drop when this happens and engine will die then just pick back up. Check engine light comes on then. I have replaced catalytic...


It could be the mass air flow or manifold absolute pressure sensor (MAP) ; usually has just one or the other. The idle air control valve can also cause this. Sometimes the O2 (oxygen) sensors can cause this as well. If it runs fine going down the road then I would check the Idle Air Control Valve first.

Dec 10, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

IM installing a turbo on a 93 ford probe gt and i


ran it without oil stoped shut it off now it wont start it cranks all day but dont start

Feb 10, 2010 | 1993 Ford Probe

2 Answers

Where is the transmission fluid dipstick in my 93 ford probe?


you may not have one it could be a sealed transmission

Jan 10, 2010 | 1995 Ford Probe

1 Answer

93 ford probe kills when i let off the gas, is starts up fine ,after it warm up it kills


Most likely the TPS (Throttle Position Sensor) which controls cold, warm, and AC on idling speeds. Another cause could be the MAP sensor but I'd lean toward the TPS. Best of luck.
Greg

p.s. You can bring the car to a service station or auto parts store which features free diagnostic testing which will give you any error codes to lead you in the right direction.

Jul 04, 2009 | 1993 Ford Probe

1 Answer

High idle 1997 Madza 626 4 cylinder auto transamission


Idle control valve...

HIGH DOLLAR PART, 400 to 500 smackers....

You can try cleaning it, I beleive that is the same 2.0 liter motor they put in the ford Probe? I could be wrong, I know they 2.0 has issues with the idle control valve..

Anyway, if you want to try cleaning it, try this link... its to a Probe, but should be the same as yours...

http://www.geocities.com/adamk01452/IAC_Clean.html

If its not the same as that, you can probably search the net and find a site specific to your car... but it really should be the same motor, even the haynes manual for the Probe has sections for both the Probe and 626 in it...

Good Luck!!!

Apr 22, 2009 | 2001 Mazda 626

1 Answer

My 93 ford probe gt wont idle and wont shift outa 2nd gear


Sounds like you need to check your vaccum lines for a leak. This is easy to do. Buy a can on carburator cleaner and with a friends help keep the car running as you spray your vaccum lines with the carburator cleaner one by one. If you have a leak it will **** the cleaner into the lines and cause the vehicle to stall out. Replace the line if this happens and continue checking all lines until all bad lines are replaced.

Mar 15, 2009 | 1993 Ford Probe

1 Answer

Car just started dying


You may have a bad alternator causing the entire vehicle to run off of the battery and not recharging it. Simple test, have it running and momentarily disconnect the battery cable, ither positive or negitive, and if the car dies as soon as you lift the cable, it's not charging. remove your alternator, and visit a local advance auto or autozone with it, and they can test it for free. Also check your fuses and fusable links, as one of them may have been blown.
Good luck!

Dec 17, 2008 | 1995 Ford Probe

1 Answer

I have a 93 ford probe se the fuel cutoff light is on


when you are traveling about 35 or 40 mph press the brake just hard enough to make shudder let off do it again let and off. if you can control the shudder that way then its the brake if does not do it til you slow to a certian speed then the problem may be engine related. As far as the low idle there is an idle stabilizer which can definitely cause that problem. Or in some case an aged timing belt can cause similar issuses

Dec 04, 2008 | 1993 Ford Probe

Not finding what you are looking for?
1993 Ford Probe Logo

Related Topics:

125 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5501 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...