Wont idol

Asked by Jul 03, 2017 at 05:05 PM about the 1997 Ford Expedition 4 Dr Eddie Bauer 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 97' expedition (eddie bouer) wont idol it dies
unless im pressing on the gas? Problems started
when my daughter ran the truck out of gas.

2 Answers


The fuel filter and fuel injectors might be clogged or dirty from sucking dirt and air into the system from the bottom of the tank. Change the fuel filter and have the fuel system flushed.


Right, then after that have the fuel pressure tested, running these out of fuel damages the fuel pump.

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