Fuel tank switch/selector on dash. What happens if it goes bad on a 93 ford f250

20

Asked by Jun 30, 2014 at 01:38 PM about the 1993 Ford F-250 2 Dr XL 4WD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Starts up, idles, put in gear add power runs for 4miles, starts backfiring under-hood,
looses power( mean while switching tanks back and forth, pumping accelerator) before it
dies.  Let it cool down for twenty minutes can baby it back home.   Changed both fuel
pumps, fuel filter twice, oil/filter, EEC , FPR.   That's say I have not changed coil, ICM

3 Answers

64,315

Sound,s like a bad ignition control module,going bad.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer
20

I was dreading the ICM for last, so do the fuel tank switch/selector ever go bad..I figure since I abuse the switch more than what it really design for plus 21 yrs old it could go bad. I just don't know the symptoms

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
64,315

No a swicth would just not work at all,not just sometime,s .

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • F250 Fuel gauge 6 answers

    I have a 1997 Ford F250 Heavy Duty with a 7.3L, it has dual gas tanks. When i flip the switch to tank one, the gauge drops to empty. There is diesel in the tank and it continues to run fine. Any i...

    1997 Ford F-250 2 Dr XL 4WD Extended Cab LB HD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • where is the fuel switch selector valve located on a 1995 f250 1 answer

    where is the fuel switch selector valve located on a 1995 f250

    1995 Ford F-250 2 Dr XLT Standard Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1996 F250. Pulled my leaking rear fuel tank to replace it with a new one? Won't run on just one tank? 5 answers

    While waiting on new tank assembly some folks told me that I could drive it around with the front tank with zero problems. 1. I DID unhooked Batt cables before I started to remove old tank. 2. I DID ...

    1996 Ford F-250 2 Dr XL Standard Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • problems running the front tank on a dual tank 97 F250 HD 8 answers

    I have changed the fuel pump in the front tank twice. I don't believe the fuel pump itself is the problem. Just after putting the pump in I started the truck and it ran fine. After shutting it off a...

    1997 Ford F-250 2 Dr XL Standard Cab LB HD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

F-250

Looking for a Used F-250 in your area?

CarGurus has 481 nationwide F-250 listings starting at $3,975.

ZIP:

Search Ford F-250 Questions

Ford F-250 Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 610
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 350
#3 F_O_R
F_O_R
Reputation 310
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,176 Great Deals out of 204,450 listings starting at $1,499
Used Ford F-350
288 listings starting at $6,500
Used Dodge Ram 2500
140 Great Deals out of 5,206 listings starting at $2,500
Used Dodge Ram 1500
451 Great Deals out of 11,102 listings starting at $700
Used GMC Sierra 1500
794 Great Deals out of 67,648 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sierra 2500
143 listings starting at $4,995
Used Ford Mustang
447 Great Deals out of 45,460 listings starting at $2,700

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.