truck was rear ended and now it shuts off after 5 or 10 mins. what to do?

Asked by Mar 24, 2012 at 03:47 PM about the 1993 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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415

I had this problem when I was rear-ended and my airbags wouldn't work. This does sound like a computer problem to me and it should be checked.

155

could be your inertia switch wasnt totally engaged but intermittently does. its under the center front of the carpet, next to the trans tunnel.

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