1986 GT: Engine missing or cutting out for a second under load.


Asked by Sep 28, 2012 at 06:15 PM about the 1986 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Upon light acceleration the engine cuts out.  With no real sophisticated on board computer we can't seem to
find the problem.  Anyone else with a similar problem and hopefully a solution?  104,000 miles and 5

2 Answers


Did you check your fuel pressure?

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

The answer was idle adjustment. Thanks all!

Your Answer

Ford Mustang Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
  • #2
  • #3
    Bob Beaman
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
267 Great Deals out of 30,511 listings starting at $4,200
Used Dodge Charger
253 Great Deals out of 33,687 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
103 Great Deals out of 15,839 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford F-150
2,603 Great Deals out of 222,391 listings starting at $1,222
Used BMW 3 Series
951 Great Deals out of 33,308 listings starting at $1,300
Used Jeep Wrangler
328 Great Deals out of 20,144 listings starting at $2,900
Used BMW M3
21 Great Deals out of 1,736 listings starting at $5,495

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Ford Mustang GT Convertible For Sale
50 listings starting at $16,474

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.