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Trouble code 551 and 157 hesitates andlow idle stalls when stop some times

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SOURCE: Stalls after getting gas then starts fine. Also noticed it idles rough at other times. No trouble codes. Any thoughts?

Try a tune up

Posted on Apr 21, 2009


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SOURCE: 2001 escape xlt-truck would at

I'd change the plugs, wires and the ignition coil if you can see cracks. They are enclosed in oil so you may see oil as well but engine may be oily all over. If all of that is original then replace those three thing. Cost maybe $150 if you do it yourself.

Posted on Sep 05, 2010

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SOURCE: my 87 chrysler has rough

It's the lean burn system that's probably the problem. If you replace the Engine control module/computer then it should solve your problem at least temporarily. I know there is a conversion to get away from the lean burn system for good, but I have not tried that out myself yet. But my engine control module seems to go out during extreme weather.

Posted on Sep 29, 2010

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SOURCE: Received trouble codes p0410 and p1599. The car

P0410 Secondary AIR System Performance

P1599 Engine Stall Detected

Leave it to GM to use a computer code to tell you your engine died. The AIR system was a mistake they felt like was best corrected by continuing to use it. The system is similar to EGR function where it injects air into the exhaust for emissions. When it screws up, and it does often, it makes the car run horrible and is usually expensive to fix because the parts are hard to find. I would call a local GM dealer, give them the codes and see what they estimate the cost to fix it is. You might consider trading it in after that.

Posted on Nov 12, 2010

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SOURCE: ba falcon keeps stalling does not do it all the

Check the air filter if ti's dirty replace it, and if you haven't replaced the fuel filter, do that

Posted on Nov 24, 2010

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SOURCE: 1998 Toyota t100 with 140k

Sounds like a possible throttle positioning sensor.

Posted on Sep 03, 2011

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