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|1997 Ford Ranger Splash 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FTCR10A6V
Hello everyone, I usually don't do Ford driveability, and this one is kicking me. This pickup has a hesitation/bog on acceleration only off idle. Doesn't do it all the time, more so when warm. I did a tune up because the wires were original and corroded. I che...
|1999 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Surge, Misfire, STUMBLE VIN: 1FMFU18L0V
This one has me scratching my head as I have fixed others with the same symptoms, but can't iron this one out. The symptom is that the vehicle has a very noticeable spark knock and stumble (feels like a misfire) on acceleration or when reving the engine off id...
|2001 Lincoln LS 3.0L hydraulic cooling fan VIN: 1LNHM86S71
Vehicle came in with overheating at times. Have done lots of work on cooling sys. But problem still persists.
|1999 Mercury Tracer LS 2.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM13P3X
This problem started after a simple Heater Core replacement. It also had an intermittent cooling fan continually running after key was turned off. Found antifreeze contaminated PCM Connector; cleaned connector and corrected all problems except for repeated PO1... Trouble codes: P0135
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1993 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT 7.5L Excessive Emissions, nox failure VIN: 1FMHE31G7P
Thanks to all who replied! This one was tough. 1 response dealt with timing as an issue. Right you were. Along with high nox came some serious pinging. Went back to basics and did a hard stop TDC verification. Pulley off 12 degrees! Installed used pulley, set ...
|1999 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Fuel Gage, Temp gage rear defogger, transmission o VIN: 1FAFP58SXG
After further testing the systems. We ended up putting a GEM module in the vehicle. Had the dealer flash it and we were good to go. Thanks for the help and good luck on your future challenges. Eric