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2005 ford five hundred limited awd cvt. lack of power upon

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2005 ford five hundred limited awd cvt. lack of power upon acceleration. engine feels like a/c coming on and off when accelerating when a/c is off. once engine died when driving. once engine idled but not response to throddle position. restart and okay.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: car has original trans, i replaced fuel filter last week.
JA: What is the model of your '05 Ford?
Customer: limited awd cvt
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: thinking of replacing throddle body myself
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: car has 105 k miles
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Ford
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
engine light came on when engine died and the only code I'm getting with my tester is P2104.
Expert:  James replied 4 months ago.

Hello, Please give a moment to look up your code? does the vehicle restart and run ok?

Expert:  James replied 4 months ago.

Just making sure and the P2104 is an ETB or electronic throttle body fault forced idle. This is an electrical concern in the throttle body. The fix is to replace the electronic throttle body assembly on the vehicle and this will also give you back your power as well.

Expert:  James replied 4 months ago.

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