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2000 f-250 superduty, usually in third gear it starts to

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2000 f-250 superduty, usually in third gear it starts to loose power then comes back with what seems like more power per throttle position and then becomes normal again. Intermittant. Thanks.
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes.
JA: What is the model of your '00 Ford?
Customer: F-250 superduty 2wd
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am. Haven't done anything yet...
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: It's been perfect up until now
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Dan replied 5 months ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you out with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 5 months ago.

Have you had this scanned for codes?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
uh, duh...no. Check engine light is off
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 5 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.

What liter engine?

So it bogs down, then get a power boost, then it levels off to normal?

If this is a gas engine then you may be noticing the intake runner control opening.

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Thanks Moose.

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