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1994 Ford Bronco Eddie Bauer 5.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FMEU15H7R
Hi Bronco Starts and runs fine then after 40 to 120 seconds it idles rough and hesitates if it has set for more than 10 minutes. Runs good again after a short period 1-2 minutes. Monitered with scan tool found it starts to run bad when it goes to closed loop....
1996 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L PW, Radio,Interior lights,Speedo VIN: 1FALP52U2T
Well guys I have a strange problem here and I'm hoping someone has run into this before. Basicly about 6 or 8 fuses in the panel aren't getting power. Fuses are for the gem, radio, PW. interior lighting. If I route power to any of the fuses all systems includi...
1997 Ford Aerostar 4.0L air bag light on VIN: 1FMDA31X0V
i am a toyota dealer tech trying to fix my wife's aerostar. air bag light flashes "24". all data led me to replace the "safing sensor" located in drivers kick panel. light still flashes code 24. also, i have a check engine light on (not related to air bag). m...
2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L auto transfer case VIN: 1FMZU73E22
Hello fellow IATN members. I have an '02 Explorer, customers concern is with rough running upon acceleration. With a fairly aggressive acceleration from a stop, vehicle "misfires". Turns out auto transfer case is engaging, put vehicle into 4High, rough runnin...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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1993 Ford E-350 Econoline 5.8L E 08 06 on odometer VIN: 1FBJ931H5P
This one was weird. The reading on the odometer is normal E 08 06. Its part of the electronic calibration code and is correct. The fix was replacing the fuse to the interior that is hot at all times. The fuse had blown and someone had wraped a wire around the ... Trouble codes: 08 (error message on odometer), 06 (error message on odometer).
2000 Ford Focus ZTS 2.0L Electronic VIN: 1FAFP3835Y
All 4 replies were the same. Servo piston worn/damaged & debris will be found in valve body screens. Also the band & drum may or may not yet be damaged. I have not yet repaired this vehicle since the old lady driver has not returned due to being ill, but IATN ...
1998 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 5LMPU28L6W
Hello to everybody. first of all thank you all that replied to my request, and for the information you guys shared with me. the car its not fixed yet but i found the problem. Thanks to Nick [...] from OH, i was able to pinpoint the problem. after testing the ... Trouble codes: P0302 ([...] misfire).
1999 Mercury Cougar 2.5L MIL Lamp on, Moaning noise VIN: 1ZWFT61L2X
I want to thank all of you who had responded, I call this vehicle fixed. I talked to customer about all of your responses, as he was quite impressed by you knoweledge base, and after he was advised that a complete diagnosis could not be done without a smoke de... Trouble codes: 1131 (ho2s11 sensor indicates lean), 0171 (system too lean bank 1), 1000 (obdii systems check incomplete).
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