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1987 Ford F-250 Custom 4.9L cold start VIN: 2FTEF26Y7H
The truck is hard to start cold. Crank it over and over, with foot on or off the pedal, then shut the key off, turn key on and crank. The engine starts imediately and runs perfect. Has anyone come across this?
2001 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Valve Lash Adjusters VIN: 1FMBU34E81
It's hitting on all six cyls. but way over fueling, vacuum only 8-10 in., will not idle (requires 1/3rd throttle to stay running, no codes, all sensors within parameters and no vacuum leaks. I did a leak down test to the cylinders just in case I bent valves fr...

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