Engine Miss ???????

TruckerOne
0

Asked by TruckerOne Mar 15, 2013 at 11:32 PM about the 1992 Ford E-150 Chateau Club Wagon

Question type: General

we have a 1992 conversion ford van, it has a slight miss to it  and I cant figure it out  and its driveing me crazy,,what can one do for this ???

5 Answers

mrmoony
2,020

Secondary side of the ignition undoubtedly. Buy yourself a premium tune up kit and whip it in some sunny Saturday with a beer and a friend.

judge_roy
Not Active

New set 0' wires will fix you up...if it's studdering, especially in wet weather, this will be your solution.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
judge_roy
Not Active

Cracked distributor will show carbon traces as on this one it's one of those rediculous clown caps which will leave giant traces-

judge_roy
Not Active

you might just look at the distributor cap BEFORE any wire repacement~

Michael Tutty
4,425

First question is which engine? My first thought is that if you have done a full tune up, including cap and wires, the next thing to check is the adapter ring under the cap. It can crack, or the seal can dry out. The other thing is, if you have a Windsor engine, is to make sure the wires are not crossed, and that you are using the correct firing order. There are 4 different orders for the Windsors, depending on displacement and vintage. You also have to use the cable separators. Because adjacent cylinders fire in sequence, they can cross fire, and give you a miss, even if the engine seems to run well otherwise.

Your Answer

Related Questions

E-150
Looking for a Used E-150 in your area?
CarGurus has 475 nationwide E-150 listings starting at $1,995.
ZIP:

Search Ford E-150 Questions

Ford E-150 Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 250
#2 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 230
#2 kbro
kbro
Reputation 230
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150"
2,148 Great Deals out of 182,380 listings starting at $999
Used Ford E-250"
13 Great Deals out of 442 listings starting at $1,900
Used GMC Sierra 1500"
734 Great Deals out of 59,486 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford E-350"
3 Great Deals out of 493 listings starting at $3,900
Used Ford F-150 SVT Lightning"
4 Great Deals out of 111 listings starting at $7,999
Used Ford Ranger"
320 Great Deals out of 7,124 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2002 Ford E-150 For Sale
51 listings starting at $1,999