after 1st occurrence, had regular service and replaced air filter. Problem recurred next time truck was in slow/standstill city traffic. To mechanic again,diagnostic computer identified a problem with speed sensor in the transmission. Sensor replaced and trans fluid changed. (approx. $400)and problem has resurfaced in less than 1 week - all occurrences in slow/standstill city traffic (approx. 150,000 kms)
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2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Question: what is reason/solution for 2004 f250 (gas) stalling in stop and go city traffic
Answer #1girliy2000 October 19, 2013, 18:24Rookie
Try the idle air control valve and a throttle body service
Replyvince m, October 19, 2013, 18:36Rookie
Thank you Girliy2000 - that sounds logical, wouldn't you expect a long time pro mechanic to have the same suspicion?
Replygirliy2000, October 19, 2013, 18:48Rookie
I would!!! Especially since it's common!!
Answer #2pushrod October 19, 2013, 20:24Master
Actually #-1 post a pretty good answer! Light on? If so another scan test is needed. Post the code number(s) and we will try to help. Autzone will scan it for free.
Replyvince m, October 19, 2013, 20:27Rookie
Yup, I'll do that. thanks.
Replypushrod, October 19, 2013, 20:28Master