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1991 Ford Escort GT 1.8L Shifting into gears VIN: 3FAPP1286M
Ok guys got one for ya. Have a 91 Ford Escort GT. Customer was driving on the road when the shifter lever broke. I have already been told that there has always been a problem with those vehicles there. Well, when it busted customer was trying to get the car ba...
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1992 Ford Ranger STX 2.3L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, no power VIN: 1FTCR10A4N
We have this ranger that will not go over 50 mph. When it comes close to 50mph it starts to loose power and "missfire". I'm not sure if it is actually a missfire. It can be duplicated on the dyno, and the emissions are very good until it starts to loose power ...
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1993 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on, Will not accellerate VIN: 1NFDU32X5P
Vehicle will drive fine for a time then it will act like it has a bad MAF sensor. It will not accellerate or run smoothly. If you pump the accllerator it will bearly move. MAF signal good backprobing the sensor. Trouble codes: 159 (KOEO MAF Signal Higher or Lower), 172 (KOER Lean Bnk 1), 137 (KOER Rich Bank 2)
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1994 Ford Probe 2.0L overdrive VIN: 1ZVLT20A1R
This probe has periodically (several times) downshifted out of overdrive with out reason. Once it went from OD to 2nd, and other times it went from OD to 3rd then back to OD. Have not been able to duplicate condition except rarely and very infrequently. Any le...
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1996 Ford Ranger Splash 3.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1FTCR14U6T
Good Day Fellow Techs, We have a real nightmare going on here at our shop. This Ranger has been to several other shops for failed smog. The other shops fixed evap problems, but have never been able to repair the NOX problem. We'll hundreds of dollars later a... Trouble codes: 1151 (o2 2-1 sensor lean. repaired and cleared w/ o2s)
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1998 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTNE2426W
WITH THE CNG SYSTEM WE CAN NOT GET INFO FROM OUR SNAP ON M25 SCAN TOOL, DOSE ANY ONE KNOW HOW TO HELP, THIS TRUCK CAME IN A WHILE BACK WITH NO GAS CAP AND ENG MISS, SCAN HAD EVAP CODE THEN AND NO MISFIRE INFO !! ENG LIGHT IS OFF AND WE HAVE A BAD MISS UNDER LO...
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1999 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMRU1767X
hey yall, i got a 99 expadition that runs just fine but cel is on i got 10 codes from this one and they dont seem to even be related.po135/po155/p1451/po443/p1460/p1780/p1127/p1000/p15 49/ p1409.i cleared codes and drove it and they all came right back.please ... Trouble codes: P0155, P0135, P1451 (evap sys vent cont valve circut malf), P0443, P1460 (wot ac cuttoff circut malf), P1780 (trans ctrl sw circut out of range)
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2003 Ford Excursion XLT 6.0L brake fluid VIN: 1FMT1U43P1
vehicle came in with brake pedal on the floor. found brakes worn and right rear caliper pistons broken in the caliper. installed new PADS, reman right rear caliper. unable to get rear brakes to bleed. tried vacuum bleed with bg machine, no trouble codes in the...
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2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L no turbo boost VIN: 1FTUW33P54
Hope I can get some help. 2004 F350 with a 6.0l customer was pulling heavy loads when he started experencing lack of power. He has a bullydog outlook moniter and had it set to 50% power boost. I have disconnected the outlook and road tested truck. It starts fi...
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1999 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM53S8X
The P1408 Has not returned, only the P0401. The Snap on scan tool shows the DPFE sensor voltage is 1.07 volts. This is KOEO or KOER. If I Unplug the sensor, the voltage goes to 5.12 volts. At the sensor connector I have 3.39 volts from a good ground to either ... Trouble codes: P0401 (EGR Insufficient Flow), P1408 (EGR Flow out of Range)
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2003 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0L MIL Lamp on
ready to give up on this one. running rich at all times. suprisingly, it runs perfect. purrs like kitten. the only data that is out of whack is the long and short fuel trims. I thought the fuel press was a little high but according to ford and mitchell on dema... Trouble codes: P0172 (bank 2 at rich limit)
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1992 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6L Mechanical VIN: 2FACP74W1N
Thanks to all who replied. The problem was the coolant hose that connects to the water pump housing and runs under the intake. Once again thanks to all who lent their Ford expertise.
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1994 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L temp gauge VIN: 1FALP42TXR
first of all thank you everybody ( ken and rusty from massachusetts, brendon t. and tod from missouri, yasha, bruce and john from texas, fred from arizona, james from virginia, and jim from michigan (oh by the way jim from michigan go buckeyes!!!)), for all th...
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1999 Ford Ranger XL 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FTYR10C0X
Ok, here goes! I have a '98 Ranger here today to compare with. The processor from the 98 is OEM, there have been two revisions since then which would bring it current to the OEM 99 and it's current update that I have installed the vehicle now. When I switched ...
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2001 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L headlights VIN: 1FTRW08L21
Thanks to all who answered. I will try to find adjusting tool from distributor.
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2001 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L Misfire VIN: 1FTKE14271
Thanks for all the replies, replacing the coil pack fixed this one. You guys hit it right on the nose. Trouble codes: P0302 (cyl 2 misfire).
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