spark plugs wet gas smell???

Asked by Jan 23, 2016 at 07:52 AM about the 2000 Ford F-150 XL Stepside SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I got a 2000 f150 the truck will not go pass
40 on gas pedel all the way down it will
shake on drive and reverse it makes
poping sounds from the engine I checked
my spark plugs wires they are good my
coils too I check the spark plugs and they
were wet and smell liked gas I bought
some new ones and install them and know
the truck will not turn on I took them out
again and the new ones were soaked with
gas help!!?
Anyone know what happen

7 Answers

17,320

Clogged catalytic converter or muffler but most likely the converter.

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5,035

Let it run and see if check engine light comes on and see what code it gives u. It could also be ur timing chain. But when u get the code, it'll narrow it down

I let it run for about 2 hours and still no check engine came on and no codes

So I need to reinstalled a new catalytic converter or could I just clean it out

17,320

I have heard they can be cleaned out but never had done it just usually replace.

Ok ill just replace them ill try to keep yaw update to what happens

5,035

I would drive it til u get the check engine code, replacing cads will be expensive, there's 3 of them

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