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2000 Ford Taurus LX 4dr Sedan

2000 Ford Taurus
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
19 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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February 28, 2013, 11:21 am

Cindi R

Question: Why does my car sputter at red lights? (when it is idling)?

My check engine light came on and every time I am at a red light,my car sputters a lot. this happened before about a month ago, but the light went out and the sputtering stopped. Now the sputtering is much worse and the light is on again

February 28, 2013, 9:32 pm

Richard W
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You need to get the code out of the computer before you do anything. The code will tell you what system is having the problem. Let me know what the code is and I can help you more then.

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March 1, 2013, 2:33 am

Cindi R

thanks so much i will do that tomorrow...

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