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1991 Ford F Super Duty Custom 7.5L High idle VIN: 1FDNF70J3M
This is an F700 with a 7.0L. the computer controls are the same as a 7.5L, with the added throttle governor on top of the intake. It will not idle below 1800 RMPs once the throttle has been moved. it will idle fine when restarted, but return to high idle when ... Trouble codes: 411 (unable to control idle)
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1994 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L filling VIN: 1FTCR14X9R
thanks in advance for this. seems like a simple problem. can not pump gas into tank. it is not full and gauge is accurate. when trying to pump the nozzle stops just like it was a full tank. and gas will come back out the fill hole. i pulled the fill hose and i...
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1995 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FALP42T7S
Hey fellow techs. This 5.0 Mustang is a booger. Intermittantly there is no fire, no injector pulse. We have tested and tested and finally threw some parts at it. The problem is every time we replace something it will start for a while but then go back to crank...
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1996 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L o/d light VIN: 1FTHX26F5T
I WOULD TO THANK ALL PEOPLE THAT TAKE THE TIME TO READ THIS HELP REQUEST. I HAVE AN FULLY IMPORT F250 6/96. THIS HAS AN OLD TPYE EEC IV DLC WITH SEVEN WIRES FITTED. IN AUS ARE EEC IV DLC HAVE 3 WIRES. I WOULD TO KOWN WHICH WIRE WHICH TO READ CODES. O/D LIGHT S...
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1997 Ford F Super Duty 7.5L Output shaft noise VIN: 1FDLF47G2V
When going from drive to reverse and reverse to drive, there is a clunk/squeak noise coming from the transmission output area. I found all of the repair history related to lubing the slip yoke at the transmission, but since this truck does not have a conventio...
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1998 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L cranking VIN: 1FAFP52U9W
I have tried the fix data base none are the same condtion. this one will not crank at times, I have tried the relays as mentioned in the other fix data. this one will crank evertime if you catch it & turn the key fast, But if you turn it slow to crank positi...
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1998 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L MIL Lamp on, Spark Knock VIN: 1FTRE1423W
This van came in about six months ago with a check engine light on and customer complaint of a spark knock. Vehicle had no drivability problems. Retrieved codes PO171 & PO174. The Baro PID. was 142 Htz. For the area that we are in, that is way below the except... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174
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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start, Hesitation VIN: 1FTSW30F4X
truck was called in with no start. towed to shop were we found fuel in surge tank. truck would not start until we installed idm. we had codes for module as well. as soon as we installed truck started but would not rev up to speak of. i am assuming that fuel in...
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2002 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L No Start VIN: 2FTRX18L22
Hey all,thanks in advance for any and all help,this F-150 5.4 vin L came in on the hook as a crank/no start,has spark and injector pulse,no fuel pressure,can make pump come on by jumping relay,relay has 2 powers,but is not getting a grd(on) signal from pcm. Al...
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2006 Ford E-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FBNE31L26
customer stats no power. test drive van no power on acceleration,engine light on, check for codes, found po191 and po148. diagnoise codes no problem found low speed or high speed. acts like fuel filter is pluged or fuel pump is not makeing correct pressure. ch... Trouble codes: P0191, P0148
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1973 Ford Bronco 351CID Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: U15GLR6859
Thanks to everybody that helped. This service is the greatest! Everyone was very helpful and helped me to not forget the basics. I guess one thing I forgot to mention was that we had converted the Bronco to power disc brakes at the same time we put the engine ...
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1996 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra 4.6L Mechanical VIN: 1FALP47V3T
First off, I'd like to thank everyone for their insight. Before I bit the bullet, I swapped all 32 roller rockers from good used heads and that made no difference. I pulled the engine back out and tore it down to find one of the reman connecting rods I had jus...
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1998 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L rear axle VIN: 1FTZX18W9W
Well I,m going to call this a fix. Found out customer did just purchase this truck and he decided to take it back to the dealer he bought it from. When the dealer test-drove it and put it into 4-wheel drive at 40 mph or so on pavement, it tore the transfer cas...
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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L steering box VIN: 1FTSW31F9X
I went ahead and tightened the steering box about a half a turn. I took the truck towing over the long weekend, and it handled much better. thanks to all that replied.
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2001 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L No Start, MIL Lamp on, VIN: 1FDWE35F11
thanks again! it turned out to be the idm. i sure would like to find a better way to test these things we found a doaner idm for testing and it ran just fine. thank to every one who replied to me Trouble codes: 1293.
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2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L Unknown VIN: 1FMZU73W82
Thank you to Donald from Michigan, Bob from California, Darryl from California, Jim from California,Jim from Georgia, Jeff from Florida, and John [...] Mass. The replies scentered around IAC and Blocked Orifice Tube in AC and AC lines grounding. The winner was ...
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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Unknown VIN: 1FTPW14504
Well customer ahd not brought the vehicle in so that we can lube the front axle seals so waiting for him to bring vehicle in. I just want to thank everyone who responded to my help I believe that they are right about front seal are dry.
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2003 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Power Liftgate VIN: 5LMFU28R03
Well, this is not one of my most reliable customers. Anyway, they havn't come back for me to get involved with the tailgate but they did call today. The car was rear ended very hard. They are going to get the tailgate and framework fixed and see what happens. ...
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