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1989 Ford F-150 Custom 4.9L Cuts out VIN: 1FTEF14Y2K
this truck bucks & jerks very bad under acceleration & cruise & only seems to start after you reach 25 mph & above. it idles great & will accelerate with no problems sitting in shop. it has new plugs,wires,cap,rotor,fuel pump & filters installed by customer. w...
1995 Ford Taurus GL 3.8L Drive-axles VIN: 1FALP52U8S
this car has a very pronouced vibration at 120klms. on the highway below that it rides perfect we changed the rims tires cv shafts spindle balanced wheels 3 times replaced rotors with no change in the vibration can anyone explain this is it in the trans?
1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L No Start VIN: 2FMDA5142T
Van came in on the hook. Customer has slowly given us info as time has gone on. He said the check engine light had been on, He also said some days it would not start so he left it over night and then it would start. Now it wont start at all. The van is floodin...
1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU32E8W
Please bear with this post Ford techs, we need some help. We have a 1998 Explored 4.0l SOHC. Getting no spark or injection pulse even after replacing the crank sensor with a new Motorcraft replacement. This vehicle has come from another shot on the hook after ...
1998 Ford Ranger Splash 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FTYR10U8W
This vehicle has a high idle problem. While driving, upshifting or downshifting tach. never comes below 2000rpm. Most times when this happens you come to a stop idle never comes below 1300rpm. Has had the PCM re-flashed with newest updates, intake gaskets repl...
1998 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L actuator VIN: 2MEFM75W8W
retrived code 024. blend door actuator f ailure. blowing hot air . question is regarding replacement, Mitchell on demand shows, instrument panel removal, steering column removal, very involved process. need to know if this is the correct procedure. according t...
1999 Other Ford 4900 530 POW 530CID Engine revs and shifting VIN: 1HTSHADTXX
Got a call late in the day from Garbage truck driver saying when he got into the truck this morning it would not rev, and the transmission would not shift. After a while he said it started to work. I generally work normal auto and marine, but do work on their ...

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2000 Ford Windstar SEL 3.8L power sliding door VIN: 1FALP7633E
Thank you all for the help you have given on this van. I have not had a chance to work on this van customer has not yet brought back to the shop. As soon as it is brought back in I will let you all know what fixed this problem.
2000 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMRE11W8Y
van still not fixed ,customer needed to go on vacation, have not heard back yet wether van is still acting up or not, thanks for all the input. Ron Trouble codes: P0125.
2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Starter VIN: 1FTSW31F01
Hi Folks, I'd like to thank all whom came to my rescue, and a Special thanks to Mike for taking the time out to call and feel my pain first hand. Most of the replies were of water intrusion (Eric, John, Robert,) thru a leaky windshield into the wiring harness ...
1979 Lincoln Versailles 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, CAT GLOWS VIN: 9W84F65642
Hi guys, thanx for the help so far. replaced carb with another reman V V carb still made cat glow. TOMCO rep. had me unplug the canister vent from the carb. when I did the cat. quit glowing. checked canister and circuit and found the purge solenoid is always c...
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