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00 F250 dying out

Truck died while idling in driveway. Started it back up and drove it 3 blocks and it died again and wouldn't start. Had it towed to the shop and tried it again. It started up. Left it at the mechanic till Monday. Any thoughts on what could be causing this? The truck has 260000 miles in it.
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post #2 of 10 Old 03-22-2008, 12:14 PM
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Try the Cam Position Sensor.

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BTW- make sure they call you before they do any work, because if it is the CPS, then you'll want to do it yourself. 10 min. job, $15 part. Don't let them rape you.

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thanks, I will check that out
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ditto on the CPS

Old Truck: 00 F350 XLT DRW: basic first few mods. S&B, 4" straight pipe, gauges, CCV, EBPV and Wastegate line deletes, LED Sills, sweet custom headlights, smoked cab lights, Ventshades, Tint.
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"Brand Newish" Truck: 02 Chevy S10 2.2L 5sp. Reg cab 4x2. Badass custom made shifter, foglights, 20% tint, AVS Vent-shades, Stock Intake mods, Electric Fan conversion .
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the CPS is covered by ford becasue of a recall then it costs you nothing!

[CENTER]Joe Eastwood EMT-B,1999 CC SB PSD F-350,7.3L,240,000mi, too poor for all the mods, but i manage If your passing through my neck of the woods let me know j.eastwood@vzw.blackberry.net
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the CPS is covered by ford becasue of a recall then it costs you nothing!
Yes but they make it an all day job.

Old Truck: 00 F350 XLT DRW: basic first few mods. S&B, 4" straight pipe, gauges, CCV, EBPV and Wastegate line deletes, LED Sills, sweet custom headlights, smoked cab lights, Ventshades, Tint.
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good point

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same thing happened to my 2000 PSD and it was cam sensor. There is a recall on them so check with the dealership and they will prob replace for free.
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oh yeah, forgot about the recall

But for some reason I assumed it was not at a dealership.

Either way, don't let em d!ck ya around...Good Luck

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