2000 Ford Ranger 2.3L

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Asked by Apr 01, 2015 at 03:15 PM about the 2000 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I get my Ranger up to 20-30 miles an hour, sometimes it starts to lose power
and starts decelerating. If I don't try to accelerate immediately, I can keep it going,
but it starts lurching a bit. If I stop, turn everything off, and restart, it works fine. I had
it into the local Ford house, and they put a new thermostat into it and replaced my
ECT sensor. That hasn't done any good. I don't have a Check Engine light, but my
engine temperature gauge doesn't work at all anymore. Any ideas?

5 Answers

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One question?Have you replaced the fuel filter lately?

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No, I haven't. Do you think that might be the problem?

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62,175

Loosing power,slow accelaration,and it want show on a scanner.

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62,175

Change it,want be but a few dollar,s,think you,ll see the defference.

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fuel filter or dirt in tank

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