I was driving on highway and just stopped egine light on and flashed, having exhast problem. I put scoap on but would no read, could map sensor(electronic ignition system) be gone? The truck turns over but will not start. I sure could use the help. I live in Canada and was -40 when this happened.
will not start on 1996 Ford Ranger
by rescueme in Brooksville, FL on December 27, 2009
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