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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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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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Rough idle. I installed new air filter,iridium plugs. Pretty

Customer Question

Rough idle . I installed new air filter,iridium plugs.
JA: Is the rough idle intermittent or consistent?
Customer: Pretty consistent. Noticed tail pipe quite black looking. Too rich maybe?
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2013 ford transit connect. 2 liter
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: New plugs,air filter.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Dark soot in tail pipe.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

Hello. It sounds like you have a problem with your EGR system. Do you have any trouble codes stored in the computer?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I may need a code reader..
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

That would help us in determining the issue greatly. I will be here when you are able to get that code and we can go from there.