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F150 ecobust: I have @ford F-150 ecoboost 2012. While towing

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I have @ford F-150 ecoboost 2012. While towing a trailer powertrain malfunction wrench came on. Pulled over turned motor off a waited a few minutes.Started movie g again no problems then after a while motor seemed like it was missing and no power but at higher rpm seemed to go away. Now motor feels like it is missing and no power all indicators are normal.Again the wrench came on and we are not towing anything. Turned motor off again and waited a few minutes. Started motor up no wrench. Started moving again truck feels like its missing or starving for fuel.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  A. Penland replied 1 year ago.
Hello and thanks for using JustAnswer.I will try my best to help you with your question.
Before you replace or try to repair this, see if you can get any trouble codes from the PCM (Engine Computer). Any auto parts store will do this for free. Just have them get the codes, do not let them sell you any parts. Get the codes and post them on this page. The trouble codes will narrow down the cause of what happened and the cause itself.