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Car sputters when I excell after turning on. Sometimes it picks up and drives, other times it just dies.

(1999 Ford Explorer)
on July 06, 2018
Hey guys, so this JUST started happening today and all throughout the day. I turn the ignition, car starts fine (actually to me it sounds like theres a little more mps going at start up than there should be, but always done that) and when I pump acceleration it starts to spuder like wants to stall. Some times it stalls completely. Other times is pushes through until the next time i stop like at a light then same thing. Hope its not the fuel pump? I know my Mass air pump sensor just shortened out the other day. Could that be related? Don't see how it could be?
How long have you had this problem? First day today
Tags: car stalls after startin, ford, explorer
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on July 06, 2018
Hello, I would seek testing of the engine performance system, likely related to air intake. The mass air flow sensor could contribute to the concern. An engine vacuum leak could be present. An unmetered air leak could be present. Testing by a skilled technician with proper test equipment and reference material is essential.
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