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1990 Ford F-150 Custom 4.9L No Start VIN: 1G5T745J76
custy,has replaced alot of parts (exs dad).but after a drive engine warms up wont start turns over but no start has spark but when you throw starting fliud into throttle body starts right up.any help thanked ahead of time.any questions please ask. Trouble codes: N0
1992 Ford Ranger S 2.3L camshaft VIN: 1FTCR11AXN
Hi Group, Vehicle came in with timing belt jumped 5 teeth.Put on new belt,no problem,cam was free.Then started engine & ran a couple of minutes & then bang,engine quit.Found timing belt jumped again.Put socket on cam,could not turn it until I went back with it...
1994 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L door locks VIN: 1FALP45T8R
Tried master switch to no avail, this vech does not have a gem module per ford, also no factory keyless or anti theft, looked has plugs no module in lr of trunk. apply 12v to lock unlock motors they work. checked fuses #6, #8 and circuit breaker in fuse panel ...
1996 Ford Ranger STX 3.0L Wheel speed sensor, C1155 VIN: 1FTCR15U8T
This vehicle came in with the ABS light on. Used Snap-on Modis to find Code C1155 (left wheel speed sensor). Replaced sensor, but ABS light still comes on (same code). Modis cannot communicate with computer to clear codes or read data outputs.
1999 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L abs VIN: 2FTZF1729X
Good morning to all.I have this 99 f150 with constant abs light.After tracing down the rabs 1 wire connector behind r/s kick pannel (this is a 2 wheel abs system) I retrieved a code 7 no isolation solenoid during self check.Im in the process of trying to locat...
2001 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L cruise control VIN: 2FMZA514X1
well i cannot find any diagrams to support what i'm seeing on the car, the cruise is inoprotive, so ichecked the on off switch seems to work it pules a 12 volt signal when you push the on switch, i checked the resistance on the speed up and decel and resume sw...
2001 Ford Escape XLT 2.0L crank sensor VIN: 1FMYU04B5I
we had a no start condition and an erratic injector pulse. we went to the crank sensor and removed it from the block. the end of the sensor facing the flywheel is scraped off and the magnet is gone off the end of the sensor. we moved the crank shaft back and f...
2005 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L ac system VIN: 1FTPX12505
hello everyone and thankyou for any help. customer complaint is that the vehicles ac system does not produce cold air all of the time. all gauge readings are within specification,blend door working and there is no debri in the max air door.at this moment the a...
1995 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1LNLM82W7S
Greetings techs, I have a question about the 4.6 engine in this Lincoln. I am getting a missfire on #5 cylinder caused by oil in the spark plug hole. I have replaced the spark plugs previously and there was some oil in the # 5 hole. I cleaned it out and replac... Trouble codes: P0305
1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0L a/c switch VIN: 4M2ZU54E8W
we are a little stumped with this one. vehicle came in with a/c not blowing cold air. we recharged a/c system and found that the a/c cycling switch was defective so we also replaced it. we always test a/c after service with the system on max a/c. everything wo...
2001 Mercury Cougar 2.5L No Start VIN: 1ZWFT61L21
Vehicle quit driving down road, cranks but no start, doesn't have fire, found fuel pressure to be ok (within specs.) Cannot get to injectors, but assume they are pulsing because of smelling gas during cranking. Has new coil pak, cam sensor & crank sensor, has ...

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1991 Ford E-150 Econoline Custom 4.9L engine VIN: 1FTDE14YMH
thanks for the information about the van. but customer mention it didn't overheat again for the last 3 weeks. but everyone said may be water pump. i will let everyone know if it come back for overheat. thanks again.
1995 Ford E-250 Econoline XL 4.9L Hormonic ballancer VIN: 1FTFE24Y7S
Well so far so good. I have not checked the pulley alignment with the laser alignment tool that came in today. Gates part #91006. Purchased from my snap on tool rep. But the pulley has not come apart yet. Time will tell. Thanks for all your help.
1995 Ford Escort LX 1.9L No Start VIN: 1FASP14J4S
As was the overwhelming reply it turned out to be the fuel pump.Many thanks to those of you who replied.
1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Hydraulic pressure VIN: 2FMDA5144T
Hey everyone, we're happy to have this girl out the door... Kevin started us thinking more about the module bleed procedure and our lack of the proper scanner to do it. We rechecked the master, this time blocking the ports off as James recommended. The pe...
1997 Ford F-250 XL 7.5L No Start VIN: 1FTHX26G2V
Thanks to everyone who helped,Sean from California hit it on the head. When it would'nt start watch the check engine light, it stayed on meaning it was not getting a pip signal from the distributor. Replaced distributor after checking wiring & connections & th...
1999 Ford Escort LX 2.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP10P6X
WE are leading towards the tps as the mass air flow has been replaced without solving the problem. Thank You for all that replied. Trouble codes: 1132 (excessive rich condition).
1999 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L rear wiper motor VIN: 1FMPU18L0X
2000 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L fuel tank VIN: 1FTYR10V5Y
First of all I would like to thank everyone for reading and replying to my post. What we did was remove tank,fill tube assem. and charcoal canister assem. We blew out all lines, cleaned vent valve air filter and visually inspected everything. I can't say we fo...
2002 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L abs module VIN: 2FAFP71W12
I can only imagine this vehicle had a non-ABS line setting ticket at the factory and had a module installed w/o compatible harness connector. This was an ex-cop car-a very unusual problem.
2003 Ford E-350 7.3L front cooling VIN: 1FTSE34F93
Well this one is finally finished. Thank you everyone for all your help and knowledge. We took the evap out as I said we would. Upon inspection it was leaking and had dye all over it. So we replaced it, but that doesn't explain why when we charge the syste...
2000 Lincoln LS 3.9L fan motor VIN: 1LNHM87A8Y
Only reply to this one indicated that Ford did not offer seal. I disassembled motor and found that the shaft was grooved in the three locations where the lips of the seal rode. No point in looking for another seal. I ordered new motor for tomorrow. Thanks for...
1999 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L No Start VIN: 2MEFM75W7X
I found a bad wire(chaffed) under left fender ,above inner shield at firewall grommet.Once I fixed the problem in the wiring, all was good.
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