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|1995 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1FTMDU34X6
This Exploder is not fond of the cold. The idle is rough and unstable when below 34* Smooths out after a warm up period. After being run down the highway noticed t-stat was sticking. Verified with temp gun. Engine does not heat up like guage indicates also tem... Trouble codes: 114 (IAT outside of test limits), 113 (IAT sensor circuit open or reads -40F)
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|1996 Ford Ranger Splash 2.3L heater VIN: 1FTCR10A6T
This [...] Ranger is fixed and happy. I found two problems with the HVAC system. One was a plugged vacuum fitting at the temperature control. The other was a defective blend door actuator. I removed the actuator from the heater core box and plugged in the elect...
|2002 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRE14212
Hello All As a few of you had replied back there was a TSB pertaining to some of these codes that involved removing upper intake and replacing bolt isolators and plenum gaskets. Also we removed the EGR tube from vehicle and tested the ports which still seemed ... Trouble codes: P0171 (System Too Lean Bank 1), P0174 (System Too Lean Bank 2), P1131 (Lack of HO2S B1S1 Sw Indicates Lean), P1151 (HO2S B2S1 Sw Point Indicates Lean), P1406 (DPFE Downstream Hose Off).