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1996 Ford Contour GL 2.0L trans pump VIN: 1FALP6531T
Hi, this car has no drive in any range. Engine off and engine running oil level is the same. Installed pressure gauge and it reads 0. The needle doesn't move. Pulled the pump and it looks perfect. Turned the oil pump drive shaft and it feels solid in the conve...
1999 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra 4.6L Oil Cooler VIN: IFAFP46V5X
I have 4.6 COBRA with a leaking oil cooler. It is a OEM factory coolant/oil type cooler that mounts on the side of the block and the oil filter screws onto it and the lower radiator hose mounts to it. It has what appears to be a very small weep hole drilled in...
1999 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L alt
Hello Techs, This is my brothers car, isn't it always family or friends cars that make you look like your new at this stuff? The charge gauge has read low since the car was new (1999) but he has never had a no start until the last 6 months. The first time t...

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1999 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Cooling Systems VIN: 2FTRX18W1X
well it was just a simple water plug that cured the leak,sorry to waste everyones time,i over thought this one to death.i am grateful for all the resonses you folks sent and once agian sorry for taking up valuble time and energy.
2000 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Steering VIN: 1FMZU731YZ
Well that was a lot of responses. Thanks to all of you for taking the time to respond. I did turn the steering back and forth on stands, engine running but not long enough. My manager elected to drive the vehicle to see if this alone would do the trick. It did...
2002 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L power assist VIN: 1FAFP55212
well i have to call this one fixed, most said check vac hoses/ports,booster /booster check valve. this is what i did i replaced the booster check valve and the external vacume manifold we drove the car gave it back to customer and she has had it for some time ...
2002 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FMY02122K
Thanks everyone for the help. I replaced the iac valve and so far have not heard anything back from the customer so i take this as a good sign for now. again thanks for the help
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