ford probe with 2.5L V6 burning coils!!


aeflower9
06-26-2009, 06:15 PM
Im thinking of buying this car to fix it and drive it i know that it has been sitting for about a year, they guy told me that it keeps buring the coils in it and that he wasnt going to put any more money in it so does anyone have any ideas about this car and what the problem could be. Thank you for the information.

Franco2112
06-26-2009, 06:46 PM
Burning many coils is an electrical fault a best. With the routing of ignition coils it could be as simple as a bad ground wire. Here is an illustration of things that can go wrong and what to seek out. http://www.classictruckshop.com/clubs/earlyburbs/projects/trouble/ignition.htm

aeflower9
06-26-2009, 09:52 PM
the car is a 95 gt 5 speed. thanks is this a know problem for these engines how would you rate this car in reliablity. thanks again for the info.

aeflower9
06-28-2009, 07:05 PM
i was told that the car actually will run and run good but when you shut the car off it doesnt want to start sometimes 20 min to a few days before it will start again..n e ideas fellas thanks

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