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Open Help Requests for Ford
|1997 Ford Escort LX 2.0L fail smog VIN: 1FALP13P2V
hi techs, will there be a problem with the MAF air sensor which cause the O2 to go too high (6.00%) and the CO2 to go low (11.00%) any advice where to check for this problems? thank you to all techs, van
|1998 Ford F-150 5.4L crankshaft
truck came in with knock I found #7 rod bearing spun.what I want to know is mod says rod and main cap bolts must be replace, I called ford and they said the bolts were not in stock and need to be order and do not come as a set.I would think when you replace cr...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1999 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L odometer VIN: 1FMRV1860X
this one is fixed.i removed,disassembled and repaired the cluster.the ribbon from the odometer to the circiut board has several pins that are soldered to the board.one of them was broken,and i re soldered it. i recieved 7 replies.thank you steve,jerry,charle...
|2000 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L Misfire VIN: 1FDRE1422Y
Thanks for all the great help, removed intake and found all egr ports plugged except cyl 3, it was just the least plugged. Removed upper/lower intake, hot tanked, reassembled. van runs great! finished up on saturday and should have happy customer on monday. Trouble codes: P0303 (cyl 3 missfire).
|1998 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3MEFM6532W
Bad spark plug caused (i believe) wire to arc at coil. upon further inspection of customer installed 'new' plugs hairline crack in ceramic. changed the new plugs to different platinum (had cheap autolites in it) ran much better. sprayed with water and saw ar...