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1994 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L turnsignals VIN: 34OGF56JOG
this is my kids car i dont know what the heck im missing all fuses are good have seen these switcheas go bad replaced flasher and switch this hsa to be something minner im overlooking any ideas tired of looking at this junker
1999 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Power Steering VIN: 1FAFP53U3X
Customer replaced pump due to excessive noise. After replacement, pump would "regurgitate" fluid though the cap, and whine. We've followed Mitchell's purge procedure of lifting front of car, removing return line from pump, capping off nipple of pump, remove fu...
2000 Ford Contour SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP6631Y
this car sets a p1383 every time. timing belt looks poor and missing teeth, idles ok but with any throttle it has no power at all. i plan to start with a timing belt job but have not done one with variable timing yet. i would like help on what tools i need and... Trouble codes: P1383 (mfr controlled ignition timing or misfire)
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNW20F32
ford powerstroke tech advise; we have a few customers with the powerstoke engine that are just comming out of powertrain warranty.this truck came in with mil light on & no other symptoms.we have serviced several earlier ford/ihc diesel glow plug & fuel systems... Trouble codes: P0673 (glowplug 3 circut)
2002 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L 2-5 shift VIN: BMHGIU7O09
Truck ran fine except for a bad shift patern once in a while , transmission was not doing the 2 nd gear when taking off slowly , Dealer did a programation of PCM did not change the situation, at this time mileage was 58,000 km. Customer ran like this until th...
2004 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L starts and dies VIN: 1MEFM50U24
vehicle starts and runs approx 2-3 seconds , then dies. has 55 psi key on engine off -- 35 running and cycles as directed by regulation strategy, has new pump from ford and fuel filter also . will idle and keep running on propane. has injector pulse width

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1996 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L flex plate VIN: 1FMDU34X6T
installed ford flex plate hub and bolts thanks for all the help
1998 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L ride control VIN: 1FMPU18L5X
Well this was the first truck in the last six years i had to let go without a fix. Thank you all very much i learned a lot from you all, that sent me help. But you cannot find problems with this system without the right diagnostic equipment.Is there tools that...
2002 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L power seats VIN: 1FMZU74E12
i only recieved one email and it did not help, he did however say the early ones did have problems with the wires getting caught in the track. the seat is powered through the memory module that is bolted to the bottom of the drivers seat track. you cant check ...
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