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HI I HAVE A 05 TRANSIT CONNECT THE PROBLEM IS WHILE DRIVING

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HI I HAVE A 05 TRANSIT CONNECT THE PROBLEM IS WHILE DRIVING ON THE MOTORWAY AT 70MPH IT JUST CUTS OUT AND I HAVE TO FREE WHEEL TO THE HARD SHOULDER,TURN THE KEY OFF THEN BACK ON IT STARTS,ALSO ITS VERY HARD TO START IN THE MORNING UNLESS I USE EASY START,ITS BEEN IN FORDS THEY HAVE PUT NEW GLOW PLUGS IN A NEW PUMP AT £1,600.00 AND STILL THE SAME NO CHANGE,FORD NOW SAY TO CHANGE ALL THE INJECTORS AT 800.00 QUID IM UP TO APPROX 2,200.00 AT THE MINUTE WITHOUT THE INJECTORS THE VAN IS`NT WORTH 3K,I HAVE HAD ANOTHER COMPUTOR PUT ON IT FROM ANOTHER GARAGE WHO SAID ITS NOT SHOWING IT NEEDED THE PUMP,GLOW PLUGS,OR INJECTORS SO STILL AT A LOSS ANY IDEAS PLEASE THE
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 2 years ago.
Hi there ,good morning to you

Ok I assume the glow plug light flashes when the vehickee cuts out

Does this happen more so on acceleration (demand ) or at steady speed

What fault code/s were logged during the diagnostic fault code check

Regards Brian

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