accellerator dies while vehicle is still running and check engine light come on what could be wrong?

Asked by Sep 17, 2012 at 07:12 PM about the 2010 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Accellerator dies while vehicle is still running and check engine light come on, while driving. I pull over shut engine off and it resets the check engine light and start back, like nothing happened. Couple of days later it happens again. Four times to be exate. Can anyone help?

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Sure, since the CEL was on, it is stored in the vehicles PCM Scan the Escape for the code or codes and post back and we can help. It will be a 4 digit code, either purchase a scan tool or have your local auto parts store do it for you.

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