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2001 Ford Taurus 177K miles. Gas tank on E, filled it up, about 10-15 mins later--car misfires and check engine light comes on. The light is steady at times but blinks once or twice then goes steady. The car is not running hot at all and the oil is clean.

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Sounds like there might have been some dirt or sludge in the bottom of the tank that got sucked into the fuel system. First run some fuel system cleaner through it. If that doesn't work change the fuel filter.

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