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1987 for f150, it just shuts off while driving, able to restart after cooling

(1990 Ford F-150)
in Fort Myers, FL on July 08, 2013
1987 f150 shuts off while driving, after cooling for a few minutes it will restart. Have changed the starter, made sure oil and water is full not sure what else to do.
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of Greg's Orange Auto on July 08, 2013
poss ignition module is overheating and breaking down
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on July 08, 2013
Does the ignition module need to be replaced?
on July 08, 2013
1987- IF fender mounted box type module, next time it stalls pour some cold water on the module and see if it starts back up, IF fender mounted! If it starts replace it. Could be distributor mounted but usually when they go bad then they are bad altogehter! No restart.
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of Greg's Orange Auto on July 08, 2013
poss ignition module is overheating and breaking down
Sign in to reply
on July 08, 2013
Does the ignition module need to be replaced?
on July 08, 2013
1987- IF fender mounted box type module, next time it stalls pour some cold water on the module and see if it starts back up, IF fender mounted! If it starts replace it. Could be distributor mounted but usually when they go bad then they are bad altogehter! No restart.

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