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Old 08-24-2000, 02:25 PM
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I have a 94 F250 With a 460. It is hard starting when cold and pings when at operating tempurature. Any ideas as to the cause is appreciated.
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Old 08-26-2000, 10:39 PM
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Sounds like the timing is off, if it is stock you should be able to time with a light. If not then by ear you should hear the engine smooth out when you get it close. It will be easier to start and stop sounding like you need to replace a lifter.
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Old 10-09-2000, 02:05 PM
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try this: after you start it floor it for 1-3 seconds then the idle might go down..

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