Need to know the problem? on 1997 Ford Taurus

Car will start but will immediately turn off when placed into gear?

by in Pasadena, TX on February 17, 2009
1 answer
ANSWER by on February 17, 2009
If the idle speed is too low, or the system, that controls the idle speed is having a problem, this will happen. I have seen many complaints about the idle valve on Fords, sometimes they can be cleaned and this may fix your issue.
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