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Old 01-08-2008
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Truck seems to die.

I have an 01 4.0 SOHC ranger, it seems to run fine when am driving it. But when it sits and idels or even sometimes when am in drive but not moving, it will rev up and down untill it eventully dies. Any ideas? Also, am going to change the spark plugs and wires any suggestions on which ones to get
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Bumb! this happens to me too.
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fuel pressure regulator? maybe. IN my 04 it would stay high idle, and it was the IAC. but it dosent sound like the same thing
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sounds like the IAC.
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Sounds like the typical ford IAC failure.

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