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1985 Ford Bronco Custom 5.0L air flow VIN: 1FMDD15A4G
Hi We have an 85 Bronco. Pretty basic vacuum setup on this. The thing will no switch to defrost etc. The weird thing is that the solenoid is moving and I can feel and hear the doors move but the air flow stays the same. Mostly out the front vents. We checked ...
1999 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L lack of power VIN: 1FMRU1769X
Vehicle has loss of power under accelaration.If I clear the codes they will return the same ones. The plugs look good. I put new wires on these cylinders did not make a difference. Checked compression it had 145 to 150 psi. At idle you can unplug the injectors... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303
2000 Ford Windstar SEL 3.8L tires VIN: 2FMZA5343Y
Is it true that u can not add compressed air to a nitrogen filled tire?? I have been told that the tire could blow!
2001 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Turn signals/hazards VIN: 1FDXW46F41
Customer plugged in trailer and at one point lost turn signals and hazards. Fuses are good. I need the location of the flasher relay (as MOD calls it). According to MOD, it's in the IP relay center of which there are no more references. Time is too tight for m...
2001 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTRWO8L11
Cyl #3 misfire code hasn't returned, but there is still a miss in the system. Seems to only be present when hot, but may just be more noticable after it gets up to temp. It's definately most noticable when lugging a bit in OD uphill and especially when TCC is ... Trouble codes: P1000
2004 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Misfire VIN: 1FAFP56S3Y
hello ford techs 2004 taurus came in with cel po306. car goes into misfire once in a while with flashing check eng light for about 40 seconds then runs fine until the next time it happens usally within a half hour to an hour.compression was a slight bit low c... Trouble codes: 306 (misfire 6)
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTSX21545
Misfire under hard acceleration, feels like loosing a plug. Checked one plug with great difficulity. Tried to gaulled the threads when removed. We are also going to preform an update Ford TSB O6-3-3,which states to replace with latest uopdated plugs. HAS A... Trouble codes: P0300 (ramdom missfire), P0171

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2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L Torque converter VIN: 1FT5W31FX1
Good evening gentlemen, as usual all of the posts were very good and we had checked most of them previous to the help post. As I stated in the help request, the TCC was not dropping out it was being commanded down. After several test drives graphing the data s...
2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Trans Tenp Sensor VIN: 1FTSS34P95
Thanks for the great tips everyone. This is one of several fleet vehicles I work on, and I'm sure that I'll see several variations of the same problem, since it is wiring related. A couple tips said to check the wiring to PCM, and the other two tips were speci...
1995 Mercury Cougar XR-7 3.8L Misfire VIN: 1MELM6248S
I made my mistake by assuming the new parts were good, I should know better.
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