Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for August 14, 2004
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Ford
Help Request Answers
1996 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L rack and pinion VIN: 1FMDU34X6T
i believe that the rack is binding at certain spots.i was wondering what the best way to r and r the rack,it does not look like it will exit either way through i need to take inner rods off?thanks to whoever responds.
2000 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Stall VIN: 1FMPU16LXY
this vehicle is so intermittent we have not been able to duplicate. we are only going by what the customer tells us and are trying to make an educated guess. originally customer told us that after driving vehicle, they would come to a stop and vehicle would ju...
1996 Lincoln Town Car 4.6L compressor wiring
would anybody have a wiring diagram for the air con system as this is not available in uk any help would be welcome
1999 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L 2-3,3-4 shift error VIN: 5LMPU28L3X
The customer had the Expedition towed in. He said that the OD light was flashing and the veh. was losing power on the freeway, and had to pull over. The veh. died, but would restart. But whenever he put it in gear it would immediately stall. When we got the ve...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
Fix/Summary Answers
1995 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L Misfire VIN: 1FALP42TXS
hey fellow techs thanks for all the help regarding the misfiring mustang.i took alot of advice and used most of all the different testing procedures and put them to work.i double checked my kv readings both at idle and at differnt speeds as 1 tech advised and ...
1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L engine VIN: 1FTDF1761V
Sorry about the delay with this fix, but the customer could not decide to fix this truck or not. Pulled down the oil pan and saw a shiny counterbalance weight on the crank where it was hitting the bottom of the piston skirt. This was as far as the customer wan...
1998 Ford Ranger Splash 4.0L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FTYR14X2W
After getting this truck back, and looking at the Data, finding nothing out of the ordinary, we have decided that this is probably the way it is going to be. This is his work truck, he does not have to buy the fuel, so he is just going to live with it. I have ...
1998 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L 4 Wheel drive VIN: 1FMPU18L2W
Hello All, I have fixed the Expedition nightmare. It turns out the brown wire (circuit 779 ) inside the transfer case was broke. For all those who do not know (like the many who worked on this before me) when you seperate the brown wire out of the connector,...
1999 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Timing/Fuel VIN: 1FAFP53S4X
Thanks for all the advice , the ring was in fact installed 180 out, being it will go on 2 ways ,it was just overlooked by tech. It just wasnt the right time for it to happen and not a simple tear down. Thanks again for the Help.
2002 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XL 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU67E02
well, thanks for so many replies. I have not fixed this car It went to the dealer as many replies said it was under warrenty. most said it was the dpfe was bad. I just did not understand the system. What i think is happening is this vehicle has a 5 volt refera... Trouble codes: P0410.
1997 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L trans VIN: 2MELM74W1V
This one was almost too easy,my customer was very happy he didn't need a new trans.I changed the fluid and filter using a oem filter and oem fluid #XT2QDX. The reusable OEM pan gasket made the job a little easier.I also drained the torque convertor through the...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next