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|1995 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FALP62W2S
the maf is dead. scan test shows 2.01gm/s & does not move at idle or when rev'ed the maf was replaced by another shop I'm not sure if the new maf is bad or its something else? maybe a bad computor? Trouble codes: P0102
|2003 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L enguagement VIN: 2FTHLKVIN1
Dear ford technicans! Got a strange one here. maybe someone of the dealer techs can address this one. maybe it is not so strange for you. got a 2003 F-150 extended cab 4X4 that is not here at the shop. the 4 wheel drive system will enguage sometimes and t...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1994 Ford F-350 XL 7.3L No Start, Injector Nozzle Leak VIN: 1FTJW35K1R
I am closing this post as the cust. has not returned yet due to him using it every day for his business. I checked the glow plug opperation as suggested & all is fine there. I will be changing ALL the fuel line 'O' rings as suggested by several posts when I ha...
|1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEF08L5V
Thanks to all the iatn members out there! This one took an O2 sensor, as was suggested by several of the respondents. The techs who informed me of the 'lean cruise strategy' were the most helpful. The PCM was using the other fuel control sensor for fuel trim a... Trouble codes: P0133 (Lazy Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 1), P1131 (Lean Bank 1 Sensor1).
|2000 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L No Start VIN: 1FTZX0728Y
Hello to all and enjoy the new year: Well, most replies directed me to check harmonic balancer and timing chain on this engine. However it was Kent from Florida who described a very interesting way of testing for a bent pushrod and how to device a tool to carr...