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My 2010 ford mondeo tdci titanium x keeps cutting out shows

engine malfunction will crank but...
my 2010 ford mondeo tdci titanium x keeps cutting out shows engine malfunction will crank but will not start.
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Peter Zavarelli
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Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

If it is stalling out and the starter is engaging to crank over the engine but the engine is not starting this can be due to a fault with the engine crank position sensor.This was a common sensor to fail and causes this type of fault here needing replaced.If this is not what is occuring let me know.

The sensor heats up and over time becomes weak,then it causes the engine to stall out like this here and will crank but not start until the vehicle has sat anywhere from 1 minute to an hour or more for the sensor to then cool down and work again.The problem usually repeats itself.

What has to be done from here since the engine light has come on is to have the fault codes read out/checked using a fully compatible scan tool that will plug in and can read all computers to see what codes are set in all computers.Once this is done any codes set then need diagnosed to then locate and repair this fault here.

If no codes are set then a scan tool/computer plugged into your vehicle is used to monitor the engine rpm signal when cranking over to start the engine when it will not start.If there is 0 for an rpm signal this indicates the crank sensor needs replaced and is most common for this fault.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service,your 5 star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.Keep in mind in some cases it can be difficult to fully diagnose or help repair your vehicle without seeing it and I work on delivering the best possible answer from what I see to work with.

Thanks Pete

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
thanks car is at ford agent ..they replaced the battery but problem returned after 15 minuits.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
thanks will see if they fix it tomorrow with a bit of promting.

Your welcome

Let me know if you need anything else and feel free to rate my help here or above ( should be a link to click on ) as this is how I receive credit for my time,this can be done at any time and you can still come back here and reply if needed.Your 5 star rating is appreciated

Thanks Pete

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