My Ford 2001 E250 van wouldn't start after parking it the other day.It turned over w/shots of starter fluid but wouldn't keep running.We had to pour fuel into throttle body to keep engine going-Ideas?

Asked by Nov 09, 2014 at 09:07 AM about the 2001 Ford Econoline Cargo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

This happened all of a sudden - only hint
was the need for starter fluid few times
when it had sat for several months-
otherwise it was awesome...Please help!!!!

2 Answers


check for engine computer codes, test the fuel pressure, replace fuel filter.

I have the same vehicle down to the year I already changed the sensor and it started for a half hour then we replaced the fuel pupump and that solved the problem

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