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1992 Ford Ranger Custom 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1FTCR1OU9N
calling all ford tech's vehicle came in for running rough in the a.m. when cold, performed compression test. cyl's 1 & 2 had low compression. replaced head gaskets and had valve job done along with pressure test. after my tech put the heads on we now have a ro...
1996 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L flywheel VIN: 1FMDV32X2T
I called 2 different dealers when flywheel broke 3 m. ago, I checked alldata for tsb's, no one I have talked to has heard of this... I had torqued bolts to specs. the bolts had not worked loose, the reason I replaced bolts the first time was because the heads ...
2001 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYUD41X1
Vehicle was brought to me after another shop looked at vehicle. they stated that it needed a coil for #4 cyl, plugs, and all the coil to plug boots to fix the skip code. I priced up the replacement of the coil and the plugs as I did not see the need for the bo... Trouble codes: 304 (4 cyl misfire)
2003 Ford Mustang 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G4H567HYT
service light came back on with p1000,p 1408,p 1780 no lvaccum leaks found and what test is this p 1000,i have a GENISIYS BY OTC scanner .any help thanked ahead of time. Trouble codes: P1000, P1408, P1780

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1993 Ford F-250 XL 5.8L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTHF25HXP
Thanks for all the input tried everything you said and still nothing unfortunatly we are letting this one go we have spent many hours and cannot find the problem thanks for all the info
1999 Ford Windstar 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 2FMZA51U7X
I received tips for the EGR system, alternator, and several other systems, but all funtion normally, and don't affect the problem. The customer is driving the vehicle, and I have been told to check the MAF system. Trouble codes: P0340, P1408.
1989 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 2MEBM74F5K
Some times the simple things can be the problem. The p.c.v valve hose was leaking, along with the vac. hose to the cruise control servo. Fixed both,along with adjusting the idle, the vehical is running better. Thanks to all who replied to this. As for the code... Trouble codes: 32 (evr below voltage limit).
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