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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Cooling Systems VIN: 1FDWF37F5X
Need help, techs! Getting diesel fuel in coolant. Any ideas?!
2000 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPF17L0Y
Came in with mil on. Codes P0112, P1260, P1000, P1112. The Idle air temperature sensor and mass air flow sensor were replaced a couple weeks ago customer says for the same reason. With iat plugged in, vehicle cold, idling, iat reading 258, unplug and readin... Trouble codes: P0112 (Idle air temp circuit), P1112 (Idle air temp circuit), P1000 (incomplete)
2002 Mercury Cougar 2.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1ZWFT61L82
2002 cougar hesitation, loss of power, slight backfire , surgung,. exmmple at 50 to 65 mph may act up as described also trans feels like it's gone into neutral and the anti-theft light flickers. seems as one is turning ignition key on and off rapidly. problem ...

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1967 Ford cougar 289CID Blikers VIN: 7F9K612138
hi guys well the information and help was graet thanks. i found the system working ok . The fuse wouldnt blow. countinued testing wiggle test also properly position the sequencer in the trunk. will report on any further findings. thanks.
1995 Mercury Mystique 2.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on, Over Heats VIN: 1MELM6536S
The car is fixed. I got lucky and did not have to replace the wiring harnes. The fix was a used ECM. The car would run fine for about 20 minuites. The the scan tool readings (MAF,TPS,ECM Voltage,coolant temp) would all become erratic and the fan would come o... Trouble codes: 211 (214 -), 214.
1999 Mercury Cougar 2.5L starter VIN: 1ZWFT61L3X
thanks to all who replied, all responses said bad flywheel and very common on this engine. all duly noted that changing flywhel on this engine is no fun experience. I turned the engine and looked at flywheel I did not see any thing, or maybe missed it not the ...
2002 Mercury Sable LS Premium 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEHM55S92
Thanks for the replies. It turns out that the MAF sensor was the fix, although the customer still thinks it was the oil change that really broke his car!!! LTFT back to normal...no more MIL Trouble codes: P0172, P0175.
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