97 Ranger

Asked by Dec 09, 2010 at 10:12 PM about the 1997 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

97 Ranger wants to cut off or idle down while stopped at redlights on cold mornings.  Only happens while in gear and quits after truck warms up really good or temp rises.  Anyone else experience this problem?  No Check engine lights are on.

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clean egr with carb cleaner,or replace,throttle position scensor could also need replaceing,is on TB.

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