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1967 Ford MUSTANG 289CID ac control VIN: 7R02T14323
i am unable to find vacuum diagram for a/c - heater controls. it appears to have all hardware. if someone can email or fax vacuum diagram it would be greatly apreciated.
1986 Ford Bronco Custom 5.8L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FMDU15H7G
this truck came in with poor idle .found carb gasket blown and the spacer gasket blown on back left of carb and egr plate the egr was bad also.the problem is replace gaskets and cust drorve truck home after 100 miles gaskets are blown again.i have checked spac...
1993 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L Temp & Oilp Presure VIN: 2FACP71WXP
I suspect a voltage control problem. This vehicle has a new Alternator wich changed nothing. when I raise or lower the power windowes the guages deflext more towards max and realax a little when i let up. all other guages and lights are unafected. Help me mr w...
1995 Ford Contour GL 2.0L Altenator VIN: 3FALP6531W
When you start the car the alternator shorts out at the main power wire and causes small fire. Replace alt with no change. What is causing the short...
1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FTDX1866V
Idle stays high when shifting. If trans is put in nutral while going the idle will stay at 1,500 Rpm's until you stop, then Idle returns to base idle (800) Rpm's. Customer has replaced IAC motor and no help. We have cleaned MAF elements, cked for vacuum leaks ...
1998 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon Custom 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDSS34F8W
check for no start concern and found that the wait to start light flickers and that the idm relay chatters. some times idm relay will chatter for a while ( no start ) and some times it will work ok and it will run . no codes .replaced relay, idm , pcm with a k...
2003 Ford E-350 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTSS34F93
well this is my first diesel so you will have to bear with me this van was towed in for a no start. customer stated it has been taking longer and longer to start and finally a no start. towed car in charged up batteries and cranked but would not start. gave it...
2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP53U53
this car was towed in with no start, started at the shop of course checked fuel preasure 38 to 40 at idle coustomer said it acted up on the highway freeze frame showed only 5 psi at 67 mph and 2300 rpm engine lite on and PO 0191 does anyone have some insight t... Trouble codes: P0191
1999 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2MEFM74WXX
This car was driven into the shop. It ran very badly and barely got into the bay. It stalled and was hard to start. Checked fuel pressure and it was 0. Installed a new fuel pump and filter, pressure now about 40lbs. Customer happy and I'am happy. Week later cu...

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1989 Ford Taurus SHO 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FABP54Y6K
First of all I would like to thank all who assisted me with this Ford Space Shuttle. I replaced the IAC valve per one of the replies. The vehicle seemed to be cured. That was over two weeks ago. Due to the intermittent nature of the symptom I can only say it h... Trouble codes: 15 (KOEO PCM ROM Fault), 19 (CONT. CID fault), 19 (CONT. CID fault).
1994 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L battery VIN: 1FTCR1445R
I received 5 replies to my help request, for which I am grateful. Unfortunately, I did not receive the diagram I was seeking. I did, however, find a supplier of the no longer available harness kits in WI, and am awaiting the part.
1996 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L Transmission VIN: 1FALPS2U3T
Sorry for the delay. Vehicle finally showed up for repair. We installed a new Cam sensor and synchronizer assembly. Then synchronized the sensor with voltmeter with help of IATN. We now have no codes present. Vehicle runs great with exception of hard 1-2 shift...
1997 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L Serp Belt VIN: 1FMDUZ4E4V
Well the customer has returned today for an oil change and all is fine. I know that cutting the balancer was wrong but it for some reason worked for now. The replies were mostly to check the ps pump for the pulley sliding out on the shaft. This truck has a pul...
2000 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L radiator fans VIN: 3FAFP3136Y
thansk to help offers we finally found the problem it was bad ecm thansk again
2001 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L fuel won't fill VIN: 2FAFP71W91
thanks for all the help and ideas. the problem was the canister purge solinoid was stuck closed. what i did was disconnect the line at the base of tank to atmosphere and than fueled vehicle fuel went in. replace solinoid and canister and was ok. the evap syste...
2001 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L radio&wipers VIN: 1FMPU18L01
thanks to all that replied ck mlp switch ck ok brian [...] hit the nail on the head when i got in truck today after all the rain last night the floor was wet water leaked from windshield onto gem modual and fuse box sealed winshield and replaced gem modual
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