95 Villager stops after short drive

Asked by Oct 17, 2013 at 03:36 PM about the 1995 Mercury Villager 3 Dr GS Passenger Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Villager dies after short drive. Coil was getting hot, so replaced it plus distributor and cap. Spark plugs replaced. New starter.

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the starter does not turn wrawwrawwraw? or kaput...nuthin'?~~

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if running hot...the gas can percolate and boil....leading to "vapor lock"....but this usually will happen when you stop after a long drive....stuck in Baker, CA~....but starts right up when the fuel cools back down...if the startermotor, there is a heat shield, or should be one between the starter and exhaust manifold...check for the presence of that one....if NOT turnin' at all is your problem~

i had dat same prublem but u need to feed them more so they wont die on u.

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