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1993 Ford Escort LX 1.9L Cooling Fan VIN: 1FAPP15JXP
Hello again. Thanks in advance for your help with this issue. I'd like to solve this problem once and for all. Other than the cooling fan not coming on either low or high speed, everything else in the cooling system is in order.
1996 Ford F-150 Eddie Bauer 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEF15N1T
This is a CA emissions vehicle, so it only has the AIRB solenoid, no diverter valve at the rear of the engine, just check valves at each cylinder head. Code P0411 sets intermittently. Customer was back in about a week with the MIL back on. The first time he ... Trouble codes: P0411
1999 Ford Escort ZX2 Hot Coupe 2.0L Cuts out VIN: 3FAKP1133X
Help me ford guys compression is good on all cylinders no start happened going 53mph 2562rpm ect 154
2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L transmission VIN: 2FMZA5148Y
Hello Everyone, Pulled pan down and checked for any metal debris, clutch wear,( has quite a bit ). Filter was really plugged. Changed filter and fluid, still no change. Replaced the TCS Sensor and still no shifting. No other codes. Engine idle is perfect. Befo...
2001 Ford Focus LX 2.0L Engine Cuts out. VIN: 1FAFP33P91
After repairing a blown head gasket, the car starts up fine. But when initially put in gear, it will stall. Also attempts to stall when completing a stop. If you keep the RPM's a little higher then put in gear it will work fine and usually drives fine, but it ...
2001 Ford E-450 Econoline Super Duty Custom 7.3L Low oil pressure VIN: 1FDXE45F61
Hi. What i have is a 7.3 that stalls after 10-15 seconds of running after cold start. After siting overnight the high pressure oil reservoir is full. The vehicle will start normally. However after starting the vehicle will not build low oil pressure unless it ...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L please read post VIN: 1FTNW21F92
thanks in advance. trans overhauled at another shop during test drive they pushed o/d cancel button and smoke came from column area vehicle lost all info in instrument cluster and no accelerator response and shift interlock wont let u out of park with vehicle ... Trouble codes: P0605 (internal control module rom error), P0122 (tp sensor a circuit low input), P0221 (throttle/ pedal position sensor/ switch b performance)

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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1992 Ford Escort LX 1.9L 5th Gear VIN: 1FAPP14J2N
Hello all, Thanks for the replies. Turns out the root cause of the problem is the fluid fill proceedure. You see, this transmission does not have a fluid fill plug. It does have a drain plug, but to fill or check it you have to remove the vehicle speed s...
1995 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FALP42T7S
Hey group. This one is fixed. Although there was alot of good advice and I have seen almost everything that was mentioned, the problem was finally discovered when the third distributor went bad. I checked the ground circuit from the dist to the module, as this...
1997 Ford Aerostar 4.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FMDA31X3V
Thanks to all replied, the culprit for slight missing is a hairline crack on #2 spark plug. After passing all the test I performed, like compression test, cylinder leak down test, injector test, fuel volume & pressure test, coil test, plug wire test, smoke tes...
1997 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FALP52U6V
thankyou to all techs who have responded. we have traced this circuit problem to the pcm. we replaced w/ a reman ford pcm and all good now!!! thanx again!!! Trouble codes: P0443.
2000 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU73E2Y
group thanks for the responses, the problem ended up being a bad thermostat causing the overheat problem, & bad ect sensor causing the po117 code, found the plastic part of the sensor was loose & would spin in the sensor. did run combustion test & cylinder l... Trouble codes: P0117.
2002 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4.6L engine/trans VIN: 1FTRX18W82
After talking to friends at FORD dealer, found someone had installed a 2nd Pcv valve on fresh air side of engine. Noise was coming from bellhouse area because vaccum was sucking from rear main seal. YAHOO!
1998 Mercury boat 90CID flywheel VIN: 4373290123
hey everybody thanks for the help we did have the timing a little off. it still makes a funny noise but quits at lower rpms now we think it may be carbon and are going to try seafoam down the intake
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