2000 Explorer hesitates and misses and sometimes dies during this hot las vegas weather. No problem any other time of year. Could it be fuel filter or fuel pump?

Asked by Jul 21, 2010 at 08:52 PM about the 2000 Ford Explorer Limited 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

During HOT Las Vegas weather, when over 100, my car will hesitate and miss, sometimes dying after a couple miles. Could it be fuel filter or pump?

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When was the last time plugs, wires and fuel filter was changed?

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fuel pump

change your fuel filter,and get a can of sea fome injector cleaner and pour iy into a full tank of gas.on fuel injected engines their is no vapor lock,if your fuel pump was bad it would not srart.

change your fuel filter,and get a can of sea fome injector cleaner and pour it into a full tank of gas.on fuel injected engines their is no vapor lock,if your fuel pump was bad it would not srart.

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