what could it mean when my van just shuts down while i am moving? Gas pumps works

Asked by Sep 02, 2014 at 10:09 PM about the Ford E-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was traveling around 70 mph on a interstate and the engine just shut down.  gas pump works.  it turns over but won't start.  help

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31,205

What year and engine?

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it is a 1992 and has a 6 cylinder. I need help quick husband walking around the van with a hammer

31,205

Could be a lot of things. 1) Fuel pump. 2) Distributor cap or components inside of it. Check and see if it getting gas. If it is then check for spark. Let us know.

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2,925

could be the ignition module.very commun in those old fords.

distributor is not turning.

31,205

That could be as simple as a broken distributor shaft to a broken timing chain.

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