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1991 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FMDU34X2M
Hello IATN members, I have aquired this fine unit and am in no hurry to fix it but I need help. The engine starts and runs perfect from an idle up to around 1800 rpm. Once this hits around 2000 rpm the engine cuts out just like a rev limiter in kicking in. I...
1992 Ford Festiva GL 1.3L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: KNJPT05H3T
need to find out how to pull trouble codes. also need some advice on this car when driving after a while the car wants to cut out loss of power also i noticed when this happens this car realy starts blowing black smoke out of tail pipe like there is to much fu...
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L cannot fuel VIN: 1FAFP5525Y
Hello all, We have in our shop a 2000 taurus with flex fuel. the problem we are having is we can't get fuel to go into it.We have taken the filler neck off and checked the ball for sticking (it's ok). All lines look fine with no kinks. It looks like on the top...
2001 Ford Focus LX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP33P31
I was made aware of this car after a routine oil change in our shop with the proper oil 5w20. Car returned with SES light on found code PO340. Tech thought car was running fine and cleared code. Car returned two weeks later same code. Checked with ossiloscope ... Trouble codes: P0340
2004 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L no power VIN: 1FDAF57P14
This diesel will idle fine, if you try to throttle it up there is no power. The icp pressure will not come up with icp des pid. The fuel appears to be "red" fuel, both fuel filters were clogged up with a black sludge. I changed both fuel filters and the oil & ... Trouble codes: P2290 (icp pressure lower than commanded), P0299 (under boost)
1986 Lincoln Town Car 5.0L Cuts out VIN: 1LNBP96FXG
Hello Ford Techs, I have a problem with a 1986 5.0 SEFI motor bogging down under load or snap acceleration. It only occurs after being driven until hot, usually after several restarts. It will run fine, shut it off, then after an immediate restart if you mash...
1999 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4.6L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1L1FM81W6X
limo idle fine ,cel on, o/d lite on and flashing w/scan tool it must have 15 codes , and codes will not clear idle fine will not rev up back fire and stalls repl all injector,fuel pump ,fuel reg.fuel system was full of rust & water clean fuel system flush fuel...

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2000 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L engine VIN: 1FTRX18L2Y
Hi guys,sorry it has taken so long to get back to you all i have not been able to get the truck back for more testing the owner is military and may be out of town helping with the hurricane victims,i have left messages for him to call us for the last 2 weeks.s...
2003 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRX172X3
Hello Fellow Techs. I am happy to report that this F150 has been successfully repaired and returned to the customer. I want to thank everyone that took the time to respond to my help request. Now, onto the fix. Albert from Louisiana was correct with his asse...
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