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i have a 95 se 3.0 taurus and when i hit the gas it hisses alot and it takes real long to pick up speed and the check engine light goes on it feels like i lost hp and my car works hard to pick up speed it rpms 1g above normal i checked for leaks and holes and cant see anything help from anyone is appreciated
 

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if it hisses it's gotta be a vacuum leak, i know this sound's like a stupid question, but what doe sthe exhuast smel like?
 

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not to sure but a few days ago it was smelling bad i forgot to add it rattles under my car sometines i think its the cat but the hiss sounds like its from the engine could it be a bad gasket
 

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take the black plastic covers from between the hood struts. and check of leaking vacume leaks their. the ratteling is probly coming from lose heat sheilds on the Cats. mine are missing all but 1 heat sheild right now.
 
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