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Ford Tempo Problems

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Most Common Ford Tempo Problems

Sludge build up in the throttle body can cause a poor engine idle, stalling, and/or hesitation.
The vehicle may lose vehicle speed signal, which can affect speedometer operation and transmission shift quality.
A defective crankshaft pulley can cause a clicking, or clanging noise from the engine when it is running.
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2 Known Ford Tempo Drive Train Problems

2 Known Ford Tempo Electrical & Lights Problems

7 Known Ford Tempo Engine Problems

1 Known Ford Tempo Exhaust & Emissions Problem

2 Known Ford Tempo Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

14 Known Ford Tempo Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Ford Tempo years 1992, 1994, and 1993 are the most likely to experience problems.

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