2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Q&A

2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Question: check eng light codes P171, P174

I guess codes 171 and 174 together could signal an MAF sensor fault. Any experience with this problem? -
Answer 1
yes, the maf could be but there are other common areas as well. the orings on the upper intake leak when cold causing the same codes. a bad pacv valve will do it as well as incorrect fuel pressure. a smoke test will eliminate the o rings being the issue. fuel pressure check will tell the story on fuel delivery Roy -
Comment 1
Thanks Roy, I'll get it checked out, hopefully they'll start with the least expensive possibilities first! -