Asked by May 27, 2013 at 05:35 PM about the 1993 Ford Taurus SHO

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Im not sure what to do anymore!! Im gettin so frustrated, but my car will not go any faster then 35 mph when im driving it does make a low pop sound almost like a back fire but not as loud. Please help!

4 Answers


sounds like the exhaust is stopped up.


Agree with kbro engine can't breathe.

Tracy Hooks

Low fuel pressure will do it. Starving the engine for fuel especially at WOT will cause a lean backfire through the intake - a low pop sound. Check the fuel pressure with a gauge - change the filter.

Tracy Hooks

Fun car to drive BTW!

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