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My 84 ford ltd has a 3.8 l v-6.with a 2barrel carb. Randomly it will start running rough and sometimes will just die. Like someone had cut the key off. Sometimes it will start right back up, sometimes it will not start at all unless i let it sit for a while. Then sometimes it will only start when I let go of the key. Sometimes it runs perfectly Got any suggestions?

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I had one do the same thing same year and everything ended up being the engine computer but first test the ignition module you can take it off and have it tested at most of your local parts stores it is located on the distributor and you will need a special tool to remove it which can also be purchased through your local parts store for a few bucks just tell them you need a ford ignition module and they should know right what you need good luck hope this helps

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