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1999 cougar big problem

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Old 08-08-2012, 10:44 PM
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hello, i have a 1999 mercury cougar v6 auto. 140K if i press on the break pedal when the car is idleing it dies. when i start the car it revs really high and then quickly drops and dies. when it dies i have no power to the car no power even on ACC only. if i jump start it it revs to 7000 rpms and dies again what is wrong with my car?
 
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Old 02-17-2014, 11:04 PM
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check all fuses and sencors... if good its an electrical issue with the computer bro...
 
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Old 02-17-2014, 11:09 PM
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ive owned my 95 xr7 for little more then a week and already had to learn how to deal with electric/ wiring issues... real nasty work dude... keep at it tho, dont let the cougar beat you bro... lol
 
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Old 02-22-2014, 09:33 PM
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Will it idle if you don't touch anything? Can you drive the car? If so, what happens when you depress the brake pedal say, when you come to a red light or stop sign?
 
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