Why does my truck sound like it has a cam? It's a 1996 Ford F-150 with the 5.0 in it


Asked by Nov 29, 2016 at 08:28 PM about the 1996 Ford F-150 Special SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just replaced the head gaskets, it's on
time, all spark plugs are hitting, new
distributor, just sounds like it has a cam

1 Answer


If timeing is right,and plugs are good,you may have a vacume leak around intake,or fuel injector is bad.

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