1994 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L V8

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Asked by Apr 06, 2017 at 11:18 AM about the 1994 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Why does my t-bird bog and not accelerate
beyond 10-15mph and dies now. Rpms don't
go above 1500. Recently rattling noise
underneath (exhaust I think, cat). Please
help

8 Answers

52,125

Plugged catalyst or low fuel pressure can do that.

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10

Thanks I'm thinking it's the cat converter then, going to check it first

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52,125

When was the fuel filter last changed?

254,685

Check engine light on? Might be a misfire that clogged the cats? Clean the throttle body and IAC? Test the TPS?

10

Not sure when fuel filter was last changed. Bought car about a month ago from mechanic shop. Said it sat for about 6months then driven several times as shop car. Ran great until rattling noise underneath about a week ago. Thanks for trying to help

10

Hi I own the t-bird and after letting car sit all morning I just went out and it fired right up and revs up as normal. Didn't drive it yet. Does this sound normal? Maybe all the rain and moisture for some reason?

52,125

It could have had something wet in the ignition system that has dried out.

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