Why does my 2000 Ford Explorer sport sputter, jerk, idle hard and give off a strong smell of gasoline.

Asked by Nov 18, 2015 at 10:10 AM about the 2001 Ford Explorer Sport 2WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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110,775

You could have leaking injectors or clogged injectors..

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79,475

Running to rich. Do you have black smoke coming out of the exhaust?

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