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1988 Ford LTD Crown Victoria LX 5.0L No Start VIN: 2FABP74F6J
Customer stoped for gas. Car would not refire. Towed to my shop. I'm trying to help the Tech working on the car so here is what we have so far. Check spark. Eratic. Noticed Octain bar missing. Replace ignition rotor, distributer and module. No improvement. Che... Trouble codes: 35 (EVP sensor out of range)
1992 Ford Thunderbird LX 5.0L high idle VIN: 1FAPP62T0N
Hello everyone, Car came in with high idle speed. Checked for vacuum leaks with smoke machine and found EGR valve leaking. Replaced valve and found no improvement. Idles speed is 24-3000 rpm. TPS voltage is .92 at idle. TPS goes thru range fine. Scanner shows ...
1994 Ford F-150 XL 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FTEF14N7R
This Ford pick-up will intermittently hitch and buck and then not start after it has been shut down from a hot soak. Owner of vehicle has to wait about a half an hour and it will start. Truck always starts and runs fine when cold. I've done the wiring harness...
1995 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L dome lights VIN: 2FMDA5142S
vehicle came in with door ajar lights on , interior light on, power windows not working and power door locks locking but not unlocking . i started with the basics checking all fuses , wiring , switches and grounds that i could find.fixed a loose power feed to ...
1996 Ford Windstar 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FLADP2323
winstar comes in for code p1515 imrc malfunction.performed a top end cleaning with envirotech & the code came back within a week.would the imrc plates & rod have to be cleaned manually?thank you for your help. Trouble codes: P1516
1997 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTDF0729V
Customer Came in requesting Fuel filter replacement. After fuel filter was replace it was evident it had other problems. This Truck Will Barely Move. Sever lack of power on acceleration. Missfire Codes For Cylinders #3&4 were present on arrival. Pulled both pl... Trouble codes: P0303 (Cylinder 3 Missfire Detected), P0304 (Cylinder 4 Missfire Detected)
1998 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT 5.4L rear unit VIN: 1FBSS31L9W
have this van-customer said just seemed to not cool and started suddenly,has factory rear a/c,pressures are 40 and275 at idle after extended idle time, front unit cools great-rear unit will be 16-20 degrees warmer, suction line for front unit is cold from evap...
2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L 1-2 Shift VIN: 1FTNW21F8Y
I have this 4R100 that I just rebuilt three weeks ago. Originally after completion had a slow 2-3 shift. Replaced accumulator body and that was fixed. Shifted good. Now it likes to hang 1st gear at low throttle. It will finally shift but engine hits rev limite...
1994 Mercury Villager (Van) GS 3.0L rear blower motor VIN: 4M2DV11WXR
Hello all,We got this Villager here.the rear blower control has no power.The fuses are good as well as the relays.Front blower work just fine.It has a control switch so the driver can operate the rear blower from the drivers seat.We taken it off and cant find ...

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1993 Ford Taurus GL 3.8L No Start VIN: 1FALP5741P
cleaned and added dielectric grease to all connections under hood and grounds it,s been a coulple of weeks so no news is good news
1994 Ford Probe GT 2.5L camshaft VIN: 1ZVLT22B6R
Hello all we now have this car running great now.The rear cams have to be rotated so those two dots on the sprocket will line up with divits marks on the valve cover.The reason for this is that you cant seat the cam on the head cause one of the lobes will hi...
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