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2005 Ford Explorer 4x4

Once in awhile when I take off it sounds like a clunking noise under the driver's floor board and it will act like it's cutting out. Like it doesn't want to go, but then you can pull beside the road (put in park, switch off, restart, put in drive and it want do it). I took it to the Ford dealership this morning and it wouldn't do it for them. The serviceman told me that it probably is because I need 2 new back tires and all my tires thread are not the same. He also said that on these new 4x4 explorer that it is sometimes due the tires. Somekind of sensor. Tell me what you think. I have taken it back to them 5 times and nobody can seem to find the problem. My warranty will be out in 10,000 miles and I figure that's what they are waiting for. To charge me.

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  • Butler20 Jul 02, 2008

    Yes it is only when it is running and moving. How in the world can it be doing it sitting still????

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Does it do it only when the roads are slick or in snow? maybe its your abs.

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So its only when the car is moving?

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    Danny Berbena Jul 05, 2008

    i would say maybe a lose tie rod but you say it does it sitting still? so i dont know exactly but maybe a rod knock which is really bad. usually you will get a rod knock if you run it while its low on oil but it might be to late!

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