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1999 Ford Ranger runs rough and has no power

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1999 Ford Ranger runs rough and has no power
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.

sgm11155 :

hi am shannon i will help on this issue

sgm11155 :

can you let me know which cylinder is missfiring?

sgm11155 :

and if that cylinder has a new spark plug and wire?

sgm11155 :

also the compression on any none firing cylinder?

sgm11155 :

please let me know the answer to those questions and i'll do my best to get you an answer

sgm11155 :

i se you are having problems with the chat

Customer:

It was four but it is no longer misfiring, new plug and wire..haven't done a compression check.

sgm11155 :

i will switch to Q&A mode

Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.
please post your answers in the box below.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
It was number four that was misfiring, have replaced plug and wire. No longer misfiring. Haven't done a compression check
Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.
is the truck running ok now?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
No its still running rough and has no power
Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.

then the next test you need to do is a vacuum test. hear is a video.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9whoWkMqj34

 

hear is a gauge for under $20.00

 

http://www.amazon.com/Equus-3620-Vacuum-Gauge/dp/B000EW0KPY

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
We'll try that...thanks
Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.
just post your results if you need more help . come back to this thread. you can find it in (my questions) at the top of your welcome page. thanks shannon
Expert:  sgm11155 replied 5 years ago.
thanks for your quick Accept. be sure too let me know if you need more help. thanks shannon

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