1990 Ford Probe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Ford Probe
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1990 Ford Probe ProblemsEngine Runs Rough at Idle
The thermostat may allow the engine to run too cool, which will cause it to run rough at idle. Replacing the thermostat should fix this concern if the engine is running too cool.
Water corroding the head light actuator connector can cause the head lights to open and close on their own, or operate erratically. Replacing the head light actuator motor should fix this problem.
If the engine runs rough, stalls, hesitates on acceleration, is hard to start, or has generally poor performance, this can be caused by a cracked or broken air inlet tube. Loose clamps on the air tube can also cause this these problems. Tightening the air inlet tube, or replacing if broken, should correct the problem.
1990 Ford Probe QuestionsWhere can I purchase a low oil level sensor switch for my 1990 Probe GT. (1 answer)
It's part number is 12A581 C175