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Old 03-25-2008, 11:10 PM
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rough running truck

i havent found much on this, but i have noticed more and more lately my truck is running really rough.

i was standing outside by the exhaust with it running and it sounded like someone was in the truck playing with the go pedal. but no one was in the truck.

Also on accelerating i will be moving along and all the sudden it will pick up in rpms and speed like i floored it but i havent applied anymore power to the pedal.

Any ideas???
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Old 03-25-2008, 11:50 PM
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Old 03-26-2008, 12:07 AM
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Possibly your CPS (Cam Position Sensor). This is a recently recalled item from Ford and they will replace it for free.
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Old 03-26-2008, 06:15 PM
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yeah maybe. hmmm.. i know i have had it replaced in the past but maybe it is going out again.
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Old 03-26-2008, 06:34 PM
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bump to the top
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Old 03-26-2008, 07:05 PM
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anyone got anything else?
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Old 03-26-2008, 07:17 PM
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no one has input?
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Old 03-26-2008, 07:20 PM
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Did ya scan for codes? Maybe your Tps is going bad or is it like its surging?
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Old 03-26-2008, 07:25 PM
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i was thinking more along the lines of TPS but wanted to see if anyone else thought this or had experience with it and knew what it was. it is not a constant thing it does it now and again on the road while accelerating. and then when just sitting and idling.
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Old 03-26-2008, 07:28 PM
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Get it scanned first before anything so you don't throw parts at it you don't need
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