2004 Taurus cut off when accelerating

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Asked by Dec 16, 2012 at 10:04 PM about the 2004 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When put the car in drive hold the
gas petal down and let the
tachometer get to 1 and it cuts off. If
you start off real slow on the car it
will not cut off. What could be the
cause of this?
2001 Ford Taurus SE

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Did you clean your throttle body, IAC and MAF? The throttle position sensor also seems like a likely candidate.

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