missig bad after 20 miles or so a small miss otherwise only code evap leak but has been there before miss started
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1999 Ford F-150 Question: after 20 to 30 miles my truck picks up a bad miss at lowend and overdrivw
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (15229 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 15, 2013, 09:05Master
poss alot of things do you have any eng codes?
Answer #2pushrod November 15, 2013, 09:08Master
Also you can have a cylinder contribution test performed with a scanner, most likely an ignition coil or coils failing.
Answer #3bmdouble November 16, 2013, 23:18Master
From the description it sounds like you have a type-a ignition misfire, the threshold for setting dtcs on older fords is broader so they won't set a code as fast as a newer ford. You'll need to take it to a shop that has a power balance test capability that will show exactly which cylinder is misfiring to get an accurate diag.