Quantcast truck just died while driving - Ford Truck Club Forum




Home






Forum






Gallery






Garage






Blog






Arcade






Settings






New Posts






TOTM






Vote




Remember Me?
       Join for free!




Search






How-To's






Unanswered






FTC Toolbar






Social Sites






Register




 
Ford Truck Club Forum > FORD F-250 | F-350 SERIES | SUPER DUTY > 1992-1997 Ford F250 | F350



Welcome to FordTruckClub.net
Welcome to FordTruckClub.net, the internet's premier Ford truck community! You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view discussions and access other forum features. By joining our free online community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple, and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

Forgot your password? click here.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old May 14th, 2015, 05:34 PM
akaech's Avatar
akaech akaech is offline
 

Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: PNW
Posts: 10
Likes : 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default truck just died while driving

It is a 1992 ford f250 5.8L efi. I have recently changed the cap and rotor but not the spark plugs. Being that the cap and rotor were so corroded I think that the spark plugs are probably the reason it has been lacking power, cutting out, and just today it just shut off. I wiggled all the plugs on cap and the plugs then it started again but was running like crap and sounded like it was just gonna die. I drove it home and checked the fuses and none of them looked bad. Please help, any ideas or suggestions would be greatly appreciated!!!!
  #2  
Old May 14th, 2015, 08:39 PM
skatebowd's Avatar
skatebowd skatebowd is offline

 

Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Cantonment Florida
Posts: 5,428
Images: 247
Likes : 14
Liked 36 Times in 34 Posts
Default

replace the plugs and wires

click below to see my FTC Gallery


Don't forget those that came before you! Be proud of who you are and where your from.

“No damn man kills me and lives.” Confederate Lieutenant General, Nathan Bedford Forrest





  #3  
Old May 15th, 2015, 07:30 AM
JSoko's Avatar
JSoko JSoko is offline

 

Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Northwest Georgia
Posts: 15,019
Images: 629
Likes : 34
Liked 187 Times in 169 Posts
Default

timing

["I wiggled all the plugs on cap and the plugs then it started again but was running like crap and sounded like it was just gonna die."]

this would not be a fuse issue


For Those Who Fought For It...
Freedom Has A Taste The Protected Will Never Know.













Last edited by JSoko; May 15th, 2015 at 07:33 AM.
  #4  
Old May 15th, 2015, 01:20 PM
glc's Avatar
glc glc is online now
 

Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Joplin MO
Posts: 1,139
Likes : 2
Liked 112 Times in 108 Posts
Default

I just went back and read the thread you posted a few weeks ago - change the plugs and wires!

2003 F-150 XL RCSB 2wd 4.2 5 speed 3.55 LS
  #5  
Old May 17th, 2015, 11:57 PM
akaech's Avatar
akaech akaech is offline
 

Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: PNW
Posts: 10
Likes : 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Okay, thank you guys. I changed the plugs and wires and its been running a bit better and has been starting easier. My old plugs were shot


Thread Tools
Display Modes


(View-All Members who have read this thread : 11
94wind351 , akaech , ASwaff400 , F-250Flyer , glc , harrison28 , JSoko , ondgas , Ozzie , skatebowd , teacherjoe

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Blonde's mother died... very sad. JSoko General Discussion
0 August 4th, 2013 08:49 AM
Van Died Ridgerunner General Discussion
3 May 6th, 2013 08:10 PM
Alternator Died alaskatabby 2004-2008 Ford F150
7 March 16th, 2011 10:10 AM
Second woman says ER ignored her, baby died BigT67 General Discussion
0 January 1st, 2010 02:53 PM
Tearful goodbyes at N.D. pond where 3 died BigT67 General Discussion
0 November 5th, 2009 10:16 AM

Tags
died , driving , truck

Forum Jump









FordTruckClub.net is not authorized, endorsed or affiliated with the Ford Motor Company
or any of their subsidiaries. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6 Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.