2004 ford explorer shuts off just after you turn in on

Asked by Apr 07, 2018 at 08:06 AM about the 2004 Ford Explorer

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

04 ford explorer shuts off you turn on.
Timing chains replaced, new air filter, new
plugs and cables. It ran great for 2 weeks. I
don't have original key remote and use key
to open and start car and noticed when lock
door from inside rear tail lights flash with no
sound when door is closed. Then after fill
gas from gas station always use. When car
accelerated past 50mph lost power, service
engine light flashed and shut off. Now it
shuts off right after you start it.

3 Answers

Have you had any accidents lately or hit a curb hard or potholes? Your inertia switch might need to be reset


Your in security mode, do you have another key? try locking and unlocking drivers door with key and see if it will start.


Have fault codes read at a place like Autozone, it's free. Get back with codes.

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