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I have a 2006 ford explorer 7psgr. Driving it tonight it was fine a few minutes later it started chugging and wrench and engine light came on, parked it and turned it off, waited started it again and headed home lost acceleration and brakes, I had chose a parking lot pull into. It sounds really rough. What could make it do this all of sudden, when it was running smooth just a couple hours earlier. Thanks

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Hi, it could be anything from one of the primary sensors to a slipped timing belt. Can you get it to a parts chain to have it scanned? The trouble code will help us diagnose the problem.

Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5932051-check_engine_light_check. These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

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