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1999 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L 1-2 shift VIN: 1FMZU24E8X
This vehicle belongs to a friend . She says that it just started acting up. It will rev. slightly between first and second shifts. Everytime all the time. I would like to know what tests to perform to fix this vehicle. The transmission fluid is orange-red and ...

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1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMDA5146T
Hello, thanks guys. The oil pressure wasnt getting to the lifters properely due to wear inside of engine. Wreaker engine installed, runs great. Thanks again.
1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMDA5144T
All I did was to remove the upper intake and the E.G.R.and clean out each E.G.R.port.This Windstar IS A FIX!.Thanks to all of you for the great HELP. Thomas [...]. Trouble codes: P0401.
1999 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FTZX1728X
Many thanks to all that took the time to help me out. The EGR passages were plugged solid except for #5, which then received all the egr flow effectivly killing the cylinder. I see this is a common failure on these and other Fords. Cleaned out ports, works gre...
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