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1997 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT 6.8L hydralic brake motor VIN: 1FBJS31S1V
This van has had new brakes all around now it comes to me,I turned drums and rotors to no avail still has a pulsating brake pedal. This van pulls a small trailer & a crew, no koeo codes but has 2 cont. memory codes c1095 & c1184 according to the book 1095 is a...
2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L transfer case VIN: 1FTWW33F9Y
thanks in advance !!!customer complains of grinding (bearing) noise while driveing down the road. varified noise at normal road speed ( 50 mph ) sounds like a bad bearing. check drive shaft center carrier bearing Ok. ck for rear noise (front and rear)ok. ck wh...
1999 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM6536X
After new t belt and tensioner/ idlers, it will set code 340 immediately and will run inconsistantly like timing is off. We recheked several times, cannot find anything wrong accept that alldata claims there should be 12 volts at cam sensor, we have .05 , and ... Trouble codes: 340 (cmp sensor circuit)

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1991 Ford F-150 Custom 4.9L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FTDF15Y6M
Fellow Techs, This will be the third time that I tried to send this fix. Each time it has taken me 45 min to Inform you of the precise step by step details of how I fixed the truck & just when I get ready to send the message, the entire messages disappears. I ...
1995 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L speedometer VIN: 1FMDU34X9S
Thanks for the replies on the problem. I did note that many of the replies refered to the tire size. I wasn't completely clear on the problem I guess. The speedometer did not match the scanner reading. the truck was not on the road, we had it up on the lift an...
2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA514XY
Thank you to those who replied I went ahead and replaced the upper and lower plenum chamber gaskets and the plenum bolts and insulators as many of you suggested and it seems to have cured the problem. Thanks again and Happy New Year. Trouble codes: P0171, P0174.
2000 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAKP1135Y
Found cracked flex plate & damaged crank sensor. Customer declined repairs. Crank sensor did not have enough amplitude. Trouble codes: P0302, P0303.
1997 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1NELM6530T
Got this done before 2006..I snapped a vacum line by the air box when I changed the air filter. It was very brittle. Runs from the intake to the fire wall and hooks to a valve. Heater valve? Not much room back there. I just wanted it to be fixed so when it ran... Trouble codes: P0135.
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