Originally Posted by thejadams72
2001 Taurus has very sluggish acceleration. idles perfect. Just bought for a great deal, Im thinking fuel injector or fuel filter. Any ideas. It accelerates very slowly while sometimes making a clicking sound. The previous owner admits to running it out of gas. He states the car ran perfectly before running out of gas and after he refilled the problem started.
Try running some injector/fuel system cleaner through it. Which 3.0 do you have?
: 2003 Ford Taurus SES Deluxe, built in Chicago on 11/08/2002. Duratec 24V DOHC, with Luxury and Convenience Package, moonroof, CD changer, and XM Radio. Mods: "Amazing" Stock Audio paired with Pioneer speakers, woodgrain interior, tinted taillights.