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I have a 2005 ford taurus with a check engine light on and a

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i have a 2005 ford taurus with a check engine light on and a fuel comp err showing. Also, my car has a miss in the # ***** cylinder on idel but not over 1000 rpm....
JA: Does the light stay on solid or does it flicker? Any noticeable performance problems lately?
Customer: the light stays on but the fuel comp err will go off some time and the fuel level will work but i'm sure not accutate
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I've changed plugs, wires and coil pack
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 5 months ago.

Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today.

Have you had it checked for codes yet?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 5 months ago.

What codes are in it?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
don't remember
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 5 months ago.

Alright. Im gonna opt out here and see if someone else can help.

Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 5 months ago.

Hello. Have you replaced the coil and the spark plug in the number 2 cylinder?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 5 months ago.

You are sure its just a cylinder 2 misfire? nothing else showed up?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
also a comp fuel err
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 5 months ago.

It sounds like you may have a bad fuel injector. You don't happen to know the code do you?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I'm sorry I don't can you let me know the code for bad fuel injector or what ever you think it is so I will know for reference?