stalls in gear


Asked by Jun 16, 2016 at 01:54 PM about the 1989 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 89 ford f150 5.0 efi . I read on here
another man was haven the same problems I was
so we unhooked the map sensor and now idles
fine but as soon as we put it in gear we are back to
two footing driving we have checked everything
can you please help.

4 Answers


Have tried checking the codes? It could be a ISC unit.


No I have no way to check codes . So we are trying to do this the old fashion way .


Here is a site that will show you how to pull the codes with just a test light and a jumper wire. Go to:


Ok thank you ill try it now

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