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Chek engine lite no poer. Missfire and only get 3k in park…

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Chek engine lite no...

Chek engine lite no poer

Mechanic's Assistant: Has your vehicle stalled? Has anyone run a diagnostic test to pull the trouble code?

Yes missfire and only get 3k in park but on road hesitates then get over 4k rpms

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2004 explorer

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?

No new wires battery starter coilpaks

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 6 months ago

This is a common symptom of a clogged catalytic converter. You can completely remove front oxygen sensor from exhaust to relieve exhaust pressure, if that allows rpm to go higher you know the converter is clogged and needs to be replaced. Let me know if you have more questions or if there is anything else I can do to help. Thanks.

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