Ford ranger 93

Asked by Dec 09, 2017 at 09:00 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I bought this truck about a month ago. The
guy said don’t let it get below 1/4 tank or it
shuts off and you have to wait 15-20 mins
and it cranks. So  I do not let it get below a
quarter tank. Lately however it’s been
starting to hesitate and chug a lug and
then sometimes completely shut off and
won’t crank for a few minutes.   then it
cranks and it’ll run fine for a few minutes
and When I  step on the gas hard it starts
to hesitate really bad like its starving for
fuel.  I can hear the fuel pump running just
wondering what it is ?  Truck is down right
now and I need to go to work Monday and
don’t have $ for the “It might be this if not
then try that!”  Just wondering if anyone
has had this same thing happen and if yes,
how remedy it.  Thank you

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I was hoping someone would say fuel filter. Also when done pumping gas it sometimes won’t start up for mins. It just spidder Spudders and shuts off. I now just leave it running while fueling in fear of the truck not running afterwards. I was wondering if it’s stirring up trash and possibly clogging flow at times I’ve never encountered stuff like this man. Should have bought a Chevy or ? lol

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