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1990 Ford Bronco Custom 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1FMEU15N7L
well guys this one is driving me insaine. replaced all of the items listed above, started truck up broke cam in ran strong sounded good but the thing had a pretty hard time idleing. so reset timeing 10 btdc ran better took for test drive and check engine light... Trouble codes: 12 (unable to control idle at low rpms), 41 (hego not switching allways lean)
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1994 Ford Bronco Eddie Bauer 5.8L No Start VIN: 1FMEU15H4R
truck was towed in with a no start condition, we have tested the coil and module --checked ok-- we disconnected spout to see if it would start but still nothing--any ideas will help and thanks in advance for all your help
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1997 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTHX26F9V
We towed this truck into the shop as a no start, customer explained he was going down the road and the vehicle acted like it was running out of fuel but said he had just filled the tank, fuel gauge shows between 3/4 and full. The customer said when he shut the... Trouble codes: 1280 (ICP Circuit Out of Range Low), 1283 (IPR Circuit Fault)
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1998 Ford Contour GL 2.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP6538W
We just installed a new head on this engine. It was towed in to us with an upper idler pulley broken and it needed a timing belt. We removed the cylinder head and replaced it with a new one. ( number 4 cylinder had a bent intake valve) After installing the bel...
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1998 Ford Taurus SHO 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP54N0W
Taurus came in w/code P0401. Great, we replaced the DPFE sensor and cleared the codes. Test drove with no probs or concerns. Cust came back with 1 hose off the DPFE, reattached and released. Came back 2 weeks later with P0401. Dpfe voltage sitting at 1.06 volt... Trouble codes: P0401 (low egr flow)
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2002 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L speedometer VIN: 1FTRF17W22
Thanks in advance for any advice! This F150 came in with transmission slipping badly on initial acceleration and bucking and jerking going into overdrive. The speedometer was accurate. We pulled the trans pan and found excessive debris in pan, fluid burnt. The...
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2003 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L brake/abs lamp VIN: 2FMZA51473
HELP!!! This 1 got the better of me. The brake light & ABS light will pop on at the same time when braking for no apparent reason, (hard braking/light braking) Might stay off for 2 or 3 days. might come on 2 or 3 times a day. Will reset when you turn off the i...
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2004 Ford F-150 STX 4.6L right bank VIN: 1FTRF12W34
truck came in w/noise from front cover area. upon inspection found right timing chain slack. replaced chain and tensioner but now has no oil coming up to cam & followers (on right side only) also timing chain is still slack. i have good oil pressure acording t...
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2000 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0L Stuck in 4WD low VIN: 4M2DU76E7Y
Greetings all. This Mountaineer is stuck in 4WD low and the 4WD indicator lights are off when the 4WD switch is turned to "Auto". The 4WD "High" light will come on when switched to high. But when it is switched to 4WD "Low" the light continues indicating 4WD "...
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1955 Ford Thunderbird 292CID starter VIN: P5FH133884
Thanx to all who replied. Many of you hit the nail on the head. Kent from Florida with a plethora of information, Denny from Arizona, Jim [...] from Bob's Auto Electric who along with myself beleives there is value in "Origina...
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1987 Ford F-250 Custom 6.9L antilock light on VIN: 1FTHX261XH
We never did find this "Diode" in the harness above the e-brake assembly. The wiring diagrams & replies I received both claim the existance & location but we could not find it! We would have to completely remove the dash to expose all the underdash wiring harn...
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1995 Ford Contour GL 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FALP6534S
sorry i took so long on this one guys i had to wait a week to get the speed sensor and it was the wrong one so it took a while but it works 100% now u guys r great thanks to everyoine who said speed sensor
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1995 Ford F-350 XL 7.5L oil pan VIN: 1FTHF36G6S
THANKS FOR THE 15 REPLIES. THEY VARIED WIDELY FROM JACK THE MOTOR TO THE MOON TO REMOVE IT COMPLETELY. WE UNBOLTED CONVERTER,TRANS,MANIFOLDS,SHROUD AND UPPER INTAKE. SLID ENTIRE EXHAUST BACK AND DISCONNECTED PS HOSES, ATTACHED PLATE TO LOWER MANIFOLD AND LIFTE...
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2007 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTYR10D97
I would like to thank robert and dan who both said to swap the injectors. I came in this morning and swapped them first thing. I started the truck and it was running the way it should. I dont know why I didnt notice that they were completly different injectors... Trouble codes: P0171.
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1977 Lincoln Continental 7.5L blower VIN: 7Y82A84832
The problem was the range relay,the contacts were burned up.it would work but the voltage would drop off.this must have happened blower resistor burned up .standard still makes the relay.thanks for all the help.
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