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Mitch......i have a 2005 seems to jerk a little when going…

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Mitch......i have a 2005...

Mitch......i have a 2005 for taurus seems to jerk a little when going at a steady speed. the longer the trip seems the worse it gets. at a slope will set and the engine jerks. could this be spark plug

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Just bought today it run good when tried it out. i kept driving it all day.. at first set at red lights runn smooth. later on started like missing when setting at red light. and while i am moving at a slow speed motor will jerk

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it sounds like you have a spark plug or wire or coil breaking down under load.

is the check engine light on???

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
a picture of the motor light is on
Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago

ok, can you get the code for me??? you can get it for free at a parts store. that will narrow the field so we can zero in on the failure

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Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago

how are you making out

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please dont forget to rate me as it is the only way I get paid for my efforts

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