why wont my taurus start


Asked by Sep 26, 2015 at 01:17 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2003 ford taurus,3.0 flex fuel , single OHC. started car & had 1 cyl. down.
turned car off & restarted ,would not fire. engine rolled,& fuel was being
pumped, but would not fire.

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Tom Demyan

What do you mean by 1 cylinder down? Misfire?


1 dead cylinder

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