has happened 3 times in the last 8 months..twice was an almost disaster..when slowing for a stop...the engine rev's up and severe pressure is needed on the brakes...causing the tires to spin... and putting the truck in park made the engine settle down . We have removed the floor mat to make sure it was not hindering the foot feed...but it has happened again...
sticking accelerator on 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac
by patti k in Seaside, OR on April 12, 2012
ANSWER by milesauto on April 13, 2012
Intake air throttle plate could be dirty and needs cleaning. This is not a exspensive service and you should get your car checked asap.
ANSWER by globalhelper on April 13, 2012
agree with miles, don't put this off your life could depend on it
Various problems with the 5-speed automatic transmission were common. These problems can be more common on the 2002 models with build dates before March, 2002. There are many service bulletins desc...