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|2002 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L No Start, Cuts out VIN: IFAFP55202
in the mornings on cold start test i don't have a injector pulse for the first 10 revolutions . then all of a sudden i have a pulse and the car will run fine the rest of the day. some mornings it will start fine. i replaced the iac because it was stuck open , ...
|2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU73E62
Hello everyone I have a 2002 explorer in the shop with a cyl 3 miss fire. The truck came in with this miss and the story that the owner put some old gass in the truck and it started running bad. then he replaced the plugs and wires and the fuel filter after he... Trouble codes: P0303 (cyl 3 miss fire), P1151 (ho2s rich left), P1152 (ho2s rich right)
|2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Accessories VIN: 1FTNX20PX4
'04 F Super Duty...If you get close to it, and sneeze, the alarm (VSS) goes off. I got ahold of a partial Ford document that details setting the sensitivity on this thing, and it talks about a "Programming Overide" button. Anybody got any idea where the progra...
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|1994 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L No Start, Misfire VIN: 1FTCR14X9R
Hi everyone, sorry this took so long to get posted. The customer could not turn loose of the vehicle even though it wasn't very dependable. I looked at the fuel pressure vaccuum line and it was dry and with a guage hooked up it appeared to be working correctly...
|1997 Ford F-250 Lariat 5.4L ABS & Speedometer VIN: 1FTFX28L4V
John from Mass. hit it right on the nose. We checked the coils and found #4 & #8 to be the problem. We changed those as well as all 8 plugs being they where original. Test drove the vehicle and speeometer and ABS worked as intended. THANKS TO EVERYONE YOU ALL ...
|1998 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FMPU18L2W
Thanks that everyone that replied. We took the advice that almost everyone gave and replaced the spark plug boots/ wires and the problem was fixed. I had never ran across this before, but most of the IATN respondents did. What a time saver. thanks again to eve... Trouble codes: 300 (random mutiplier misfire detected).
|1999 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU34E9X
Hi guys,Thanks to everybody for replying for this post, after driving this truck for one day w/ fuel gauge on windshield i found out that fuel pressure drop about 20 psi, but not enouf for the truck to loose power.So i replace the fuel pump. drove it for three... Trouble codes: 171 (system lean bank 1), 174 (system lean bank 2).
|2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L noise VIN: 1FMZU73K53
thanks to all that replied, sorry for the long post this vehical was so intermittant i wanted to wait to verify repair, smoke tests and fuel trims didnt indicate vacuum leak, replaced intake plenum per other posts for baffle noise and noise still there light t...
|1999 Mercury Villager (Van) Estate 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4M2XV11T5X
The problem with this code was a broken wire between the TCM and the resistor wire going to the Pressure control solenoid, it was near the resistor under the inner fender. It was found by removing the TCM under the dash and testing pins 1 & 2 on the harness be... Trouble codes: P0745 (Pressure control solenoid).