My truck keeps dying while at stop lights but the radio stays and it's not the alternator or the battery. What could be wrong?

Asked by Dec 09, 2013 at 07:45 PM about the 2000 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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with that kind of knowledge of modern cars I would be scared as hell .you got moxie for sure! the ford sounds like it just needs plugs, and maybe a fuel cleaner. if no codes showing sensors .

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I had a similar problem.Very low idle and stalled out twice. I cleaned the MAF sensor and throttle body. Solved my problem. [ make sure you ONLY use MAF sensor cleaner anything else could burn out the wires on the sensor] CRC makes it. got it at Carquest

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