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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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I have a 1995 f150,timing is good until motor heats when i

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I have a 1995 f150,timing is good until motor heats when i stop and try to drive my rpm drops and my engine dies.just put a hole new disturber in and the timing is good,around 1100 rpm,put placed in drive drops to around 1600 to 1500 rpm and engine dies,have to either try to let starter crank for 5 t0 10 then starts or keep turning key on and off so fuel will get engine to start this takes longer than turning engine starter.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

1,500 rpm is way too high for an idle after the engine is warm.

Why is it so high?