Having problems with your 2004 Ford Explorer ?

Recently purchase used 2004 explorer with 100,000mi. on way home from thanksgiving diner wrench light came on and car lost power to gas pedal. Pulled over and stopped. Wrench, throttle control valve came on and service engine soon light on. Stepped on gas does nothing, engine will idle . shut off and started up , all lights still on engine idles slowly , if i step on gas - sputters slowly but does not increase engine speed. where do i start. Day before when shut car off noticed unual gas smell.

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

Sounds like it may be the catalytic converter
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