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1993 Ford Mustang LX 5.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1FACP41E3F
Hi freinds, I need help again. First off this stang has been hot rodded, Big throttle bore, big MAF, cold air intake, headers, high flow exhaust, Orig. cat. aftermarket fuel rail including presure regulator, under drive pullys, and posible injector swap. OK th... Trouble codes: 87 (primary fuel pump ckt), 96 (fuel pump ckt open - battery to eca), 33 (insufficient egr flow disconected), 44, 94 (thermactor fault disconetced)
1993 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L Kills engine with clutch released any gear VIN: 1FTER11U2P
This Ranger was pulled in off of the road today. While going down the highway at about 60 mph the vehicle bucked then locked up. Once the clutch was pushed it it rolled to a stop. If you start the vehicle it will sit and idle but if you release the clutch in a...
1997 Ford Mustang 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 90546212PG
vehicle come in with check eng lite on CODE vss od flashing speedo inop check with scanner show vss normal. check wire and connection ok please help me out.THANK
1999 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNE24L6X
Hi freinds I need help bad! This 5.4l will run just fine most of the time but on ocasion it severly laks power & has spark knock. one day of driving the van started running very poorly, blowing black smoke bad, wouldnt pull its self in gear, and some times it ... Trouble codes: P0171 (system lean B 1), P0174 (system lean B 2)
1978 Mercury Marquis 6.6L bumper brackets rear VIN: F8Z61H6388
Hi Techs. I have this beautiful Marquis that my customer is driving in the Dream cruise. The only rusted part on the whole car are these brackets that hold the rear bumper on. Can anyone tell me where I might find them ? They are ready to fall apart at anty ti...

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1989 Ford Mustang LX 2.3L cooling fan VIN: 1FABP40ADK
Recieved some help and part #s for the connector that I needed. Unfortunatly one is not available in my location so I had to rig it to get it so I can use my A/C. I am in the works on hopefully getting the right connector from james chaves from arrizona. A p...
1995 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMDU32XXS
thank you all who helped with this exploder. you all were on th button. when sensor was removed from oil pump drive/ stator assembly, everything was gone, no sensor left nor the stator. everything was wrapped up as in totally destroyed. ordered new stator/ oil... Trouble codes: P0214 (cylinder id error).
2000 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L No Start VIN: 1FTRE1423Y
A big thank you for all the help. I went over to take a look at this vehicle and found that the fuel pump relay had gone bad. After replacing the relay, the vehicle has not skipped a beat. He had replaced the relay with the fuel pump, But, even new Factory par...
2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac 4.0L ac VIN: 1FMZU67EX1
Well on this one I took Joe's advice and sent it to the dealer to have the system reflashed. I asked the customer to let me know if that took care of the problem. And if it did not then I asked him to let me know what they did to fix the ac system. Thanks fo...
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTSX31F43
Sorry it took so long to close this posting, but I have been on vacation for the last 2 weeks. The technician who was working on the vehicle overlooked a blown fuse. It was replaced and is working fine. Thanks to all who replied, your help was greatly apprecia...
2002 Lincoln LS 3.9L Fuel Data Display VIN: 1LNHM87AX2
Only had three replies to post and they delt with module configuration and tank sending unit. Jim was working on this car and seemed out of ideas when I decided to post hoping for some type of direction. Over the weekend I went ahead and looked into the proble...
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