runs rough at first then smooths out

Discussion in '3.0 Engine' started by 1998 ranger, Aug 22, 2011.

  1. 1998 ranger

    1998 ranger New Member

    my 1998 ranger 3.0 will start right up but it miss fires for a little bit then it will smooth out and run fine but it blew a fuse twice and caused it not to start. when i put a new fuse in it does the same thing. anyone know what it could be?
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  3. klinger86

    klinger86 Moderator

    do you know which fuses keep blowing?
  4. Hooligan

    Hooligan Rangerholic!!

    Check the coil pack
  5. OP
    1998 ranger

    1998 ranger New Member

    its a fuse that says 20 on it under the hood a small fuse there are big ones on the very left this one is the next row over from the left
  6. OP
    1998 ranger

    1998 ranger New Member

    when the fuse blows it wont start its acting like its not getting any fuel so maybe a fuel pump? idk it smoothes out though after its started for a little bit? im confused
  7. Redneckstone

    Redneckstone New Member

    have your owners manual whats #20
  8. OP
    1998 ranger

    1998 ranger New Member

    Hhave no owners manuel

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