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2002 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP55UG2
we have a taurus with two different problems. first one is when you fill it with fuel you can put in about two gallons and then it will start flowing to slow and kick out the pump nozzle. doesn't matter how you put the nozzle in it will still start doing it af... Trouble codes: P1131
1998 Mercury boat 90CID flywheel VIN: 4373290123
if tere are any boat mechanics or boating people out their help would be appriciated. this is my personal boat, the flywheel came loose and sheered the key of, causing it to be out of time. i fixed the flywheel and timed it at top dead center. it runs fine oth...

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1999 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU34E9X
Hello All, Well this case is closed. One thing I learned is that Ford's PATS system is not well understood by most technicians. Although I deeply appreciate everybody's time in reviewing and replying to my help request, only one of the replies was helpful in... Trouble codes: B2139 (pcm id does not match stored value), U1147 (no communication pcm to pats).
1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L steering VIN: 1FTWW33F9X
thanks for the replies on this. especially Alfred from Florida. most said to check the axle shaft u-joints. this was done first. The steering column bearings were bad causing the high steering effort. it seems that replacing the other worn parts & getting ever...
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