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1992 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FMCU22X6N
ran a scan on it and it shows the coolant temp jumping from 11 degrees to 70 and back sporadically. also shows no tps signal even though while running I still have 5 volts present when I check at the tps. tried a self test and said no response. I SUSPECT THE C...
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1996 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L No Start VIN: 1FTCR1OAOT
no start no spark no codes presnt cranking rpms are present all fuses are good voltage to both coils
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1998 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L Mechanical VIN: 1F34ER5G4V
Hi Group I could use some help with a 1998 E350 School bus. The Air conditioning is blowing very cold air from the Rear Over head A/C unit and much Warmer air from the front. This truck has a Trans Air A/C System , side condensing unit with Two operating conde...
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1999 Ford Contour SE 2.5L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 3FAFP66L6X
This vehicle will not start unless one holds the accelerator to WOT. Once started, it won't take fuel and stalls. The ST and LT trim read in the low 30's, the pulse width on the injectors is 12-14, periodically the spark advance reads 16,328, and the oxygen se...
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1999 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L abs light VIN: 1FTRE1420X
HELLO FELLOW TECHS. I USUALLY WORK ON EUROPEAN VEHICLES, AND WOULD LIKE SOME DIAGNOSTIC POINTERS FROM YOU DOMESTIC SPECIALISTS. iM WORKING ON AN E150 VAN, AND THE ABS LIGHT HAS ILLUMINATED AND STAYED ILLUMINATED. MY OWN DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT DOES NOT ACCESS THE...
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2001 Ford Ranger Edge 4.0L Compressor VIN: 1FTZR15E91
This 2001 Ranger has a condition where the A/C compressor cyles on for a split second and off again once every couple of seconds, making for poor A/C performance and a rolling idle when idling in Park or Neutral. This ONLY happens with the engine warmed up in ...
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2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FTSF30L61
Hey all, This one is starting to get on my nerves. This a fleet vehicle for a local lawn treatment company. Their only complaint was a tip-in hesitation off idle, mostly when warm and poor fuel mileage. They stated it has been acting up for awhile. I checked t...
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2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L front differential and drive axles VIN: 1FTNF21L81
Hello group, I got this truck in the other day with the left front hub making a grinding noise. Both front locking hubs were found to be rusted up inside, causing the right front not to lock at all and the left front stuck partially engaged, causing the noise...
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1993 Ford Mustang LX 5.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1FACP41E3F
thanks for the response's so far. thank you dan the coolant temp is corect. was a little difacult for me to decipher the wiring diagram. So far the response that i have recived coverd items that ave been checked and confirmed ok. Bad news is I discoverd a few ... 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).
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1999 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNE24L6X
I have checked for vacum leaks with smoke found none. did a back presure test got 2.lbs @2000rpm is ok? roger [...]: i am on my 2nd MAF sensor and still cant get the baro to stay where it belongs. yes I have driven it @ WOT so the ecm can/will look at baro. ... Trouble codes: P0171 (system lean B 1), P0174 (system lean B 2).
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2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L air bag light VIN: 1FMYU04192
i fixed the problem . it was under the passenger seat yellow connetor for the seat belt had came loose from the connector . thanks to all who help with this problem. this is a great way to get help thanks again .
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2003 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FAHP71WX3
After trying a set converters and a second set of coils packs our expert driving sherriff deputies totaled out a 03 cv with low miles so our boss will have us swap out the engines. I know this does not offer a fix. But due to short staff of good techs here and... Trouble codes: P0175.
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2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L compressor VIN: 1FMRU17W63
I did not get much help with this one, but I did fix it. The code P1460 indicates wide open throttle cut out circuit. Nothing in any diagram I could find called the AC relay anything but an AC relay so I went back to the relay and found same thing happening as...
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1966 Lincoln Continental 462CID Hose Routing VIN: 6YE2G84588
Thanks to all who replied with help or ideas on where it get help. Thanks especially to Bill & John for sending diagrams & Don for supplying a factory manual. Mike and several others sudjested bakersauto.com. They were help in other areas as I found our missin...
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2000 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Auto Shutoff VIN: 5LMEU27AIY
When we reinstalled the computer we found the plug didn't fit tightly. With a little effort we pushed it in and the problem hasn't returned. Thanks for the help.
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2000 Lincoln LS 3.0L heat no ac VIN: 1LWERTG234
thanks for the help guys. the problem was in the by pass door( not realy a blend door) when the ac knows that it is not going to need heat the by pass door closes of the heater core a broken piece of plastic was holding the door open. removing involved removin...
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1978 Mercury Marquis 6.6L bumper brackets rear VIN: F8Z61H6388
Hey Ya'll ! Thanks for the replies. Green had been checked thru my ford dealer and supposedly did'nt have the parts.I called them direct and they did have 1 . And I used a website called junkyard dog to hotline the other . Seems I will have this car ready for ...
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