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2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Question: what causes 2004 Sport Trac to hesitate and jerk when accelerating?

 

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teresaannmurray, Knightdale, NC, November 13, 2011, 20:41
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"I have a 2004 Ford Sports Trac, mileage is abt 95,500. For a few days it has been hesitating when i pull off almost like it doesn't want to go into gear, and when it finally goes into gear it jerks. Please Help????"

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    num1tech November 14, 2011, 06:32
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    check the fluid it may need a transmission service ,fluid and filter change when the fluids get old and hot so many times they bresk down and you loose your protectin

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    teresaannmurray, November 14, 2011, 06:40
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    Thanks!...I checked the fluid level on yesterday and it was fine..Do you think i need to change the fluid out???

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    mastertech6371 November 14, 2011, 07:16
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    I would look at the plugs and wires for missfires. common issue.

    Roy

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    jwatkins from Triangle Auto & Cycle Repair LLC, December 04, 2011, 17:26
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    If you are still having problems, I can help. Jeremy at Triangle Auto & Cycle Repair 919-291-8999 Ford Master Certified.

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