my car cranks and idles in park but, when you put into drive or reverse it sound slike its no fuel getting there and it spits back air and cuts off

Asked by Feb 14, 2013 at 03:34 AM about the 2000 Ford Focus ZX3

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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clean your throttle body. and air flow sensor. may be your throttle position sensor too but avoid messing with it if you can.

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a cleaning can always do no harm,this to me sounds like a high voltage crossfire problem,ck. coil, or wires and or plugs

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