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1991 Ford F-150 Custom 5.0L compressor VIN: 1FTEF14N7M
With compressor unhooked it runs fine. Someone else unplugged it and left it like that. Plug the compressor in and it runs long enough to get readings and start to cool inside the truck. Then suddenly the compressor stops ( the clutch ) and the truck starts to...
1999 Ford Windstar 3.8L Stall VIN: 2FWMZA5146
Customer state that egnine shuts off intermittently and only when wet. Vehicle restarts. when acting up, the customer has to drive it in second gear otherwise it will continue to stall. I have been unable to duplicate symptom and scan tool doesn't show any tra...
1999 Ford F-150 5.4L Poor Idle Quality
Vehicle will idle rough when idling after coming out of closed loop. the vehicle temp is up to specs, there are NO codes and the only way to get it into closed loop again. is to turn it off and restart. It will then go into closed loop just like normally but, ...
2001 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L blower VIN: 1FAFP55U11
Vehicle came in with blower inop except on high speed. tested and found faulty blower motor resistor. Replace resistor and all was well until a week later when it came back with same problem. Tested and replaced faulty resistor and all was well until a week la...

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1994 Ford F-350 XL 7.3L master cylinder VIN: 1FTJW35K8R
Hi to all and thanks for the replies, I am getting the truck back next week so I can investigate the brake system further. Most replies narrowed the problem to the vacuum pump or the booster. Hopefully after testing these I can fix this one and send it down th...
1997 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L Keyless Entry code VIN: 1FMDU24E1V
The consencus of 17 posts is the only place the number is posted (unless the code had been reprogramed) is on the outside of the control module itself,sure enough it was easily assesable through the jack storage pannel compleat with lug wrench to pry the panel...
1999 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Surge, Misfire, STUMBLE VIN: 1FMFU18L0V
Witht the new DPFE reading at 1.4 volts, I decided to replace it again. This cleared up a lot of the problem. Then I discovered that at 154000 miles, the vehicle had the original fuel filter on it. I replaced that and did a Motorvac. Truck runs awesome. Beside...
1994 Mercury Cougar XR-7 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1MELM62W1R
After further testing (including wave pattern) nothing conclusive was found, so we decided to replace the computer anyway, it works well the idle is corrected, but I am not happy with this, what if the idle problem occurs again? What might be causing damage to...
1994 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L cental lock VIN: 1MELM50U8R
Hi,thanks alot to your help a got the fix immediately from your response, All i have to do is ask the cust. to buy a remote. God Bless... Enriquito
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