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07 freestar dies on acceleration. the red security and the…

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07 freestar dies on...

07 freestar dies on acceleration. the red security and the battery light come on also when its about to die. idles perfectly and no problem when giving it slow gas up to 3000 rpm. have checked the pcm for water it looked ok. dried it with hair drier.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you tested the battery? Have you tried testing the alternator?

Yes i have. good battery and strong charge

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

No check engine light. no air leaks.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Ford
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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 7 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 7 months ago

You are now connected with a mechanic.

I am very sorry you're having this issue with your vehicle.

I will try my best to answer all of your questions.

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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 7 months ago

Are you saying that the engine actually stalls when accelerating or does it just bog down?

The check engine light is not on and there are no codes in the computer?

Are you looking for some possible causes?

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