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1976 Ford Pickup F100 6.4L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire
basicly im not a old ford guy ,what i have is a truck that will run good cold once it gets hot it just quits like you shut of the key , if you try to restart it will backfire skip , run real ruogh if it starts,ive tried to install 3 different manufactures of c...
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1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTDX17W8V
Hello, I need some help with this ford truck. it has a egr flow code. when it first came in i hooked a vaccuum pump to the topp of the diaphram on the valve it self and started pumping, would not hold vacuum and no change in rpm at all. i removed it and determ... Trouble codes: P0401
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1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTDX1767V
THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR ALL YOUR HELP. I HAVE ONE THAT IS TROUBLING ME. THIS 03 FORD F150 HAS A BAD TIP IN HESITATION WHEN HOT. RUNS LEAN TO THE POINT OF ENGINE BACK-FIRING THROUGH THE INTAKE. RUNS FINE AT ALL SPEEDS JUST WHEN ACCELARTING OFF IDLE. TESTED FUE...
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1998 Ford Escort ZX2 Hot Coupe 2.0L Rattle noise heard from drivetrain VIN: 3FAKP1136W
Vehicle came to us for a noise heard from the drivetrain. It was first thought the water pump was faulty/noisy in the parking lot. When we got the car on the rack, you could hear it all around the drivetain-at the oil pan, transmission, cylinder head & exhaust...
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L 4r100 transmission VIN: 1FTNX20L8X
came in for delayed engagement in forward, sounded simple enough. We changed torque convertor and refurbished accumulator valve. No Change, we removed unit and put in spags according to the book. NOW WE have NO FORWARD. We have pulled this thing and nearly rep...
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2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTNX21S1Y
originally came in with lean code. found downstream o2 sensor connector melted. replaced o2 sensor. also replaced #9 and #10 coil boots, all 10 spark plugs, performed motorvac service. truck still has rough idle. no codes being stored. no misfire data availabl...
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2001 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L Electronic VIN: 1FAFP55231
car wiil push trany fluid out dipstick, this is the 6th taurus that we have had do this. We checked the vent and was able to blow air through vent and feel it come out the dipstick tube. Anybody have any thouhgts or specific fix to this problem? Seems after sh...
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2001 Ford F-150 King Ranch 4.6L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTRW08W81
i need help , the only thing that is consistent with this thing is that if you start the engine & take off, the truck does something stupid, sometimes it stalls & wont restart until the key is cycled off, if you leave the key on, no start & odometer reads ---,...
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2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L ride control VIN: 1FMFU17L73
car came in with noise under hood(air suspension pump), replaced pump-quieter but still noisy, replaced unit 2nd time(arnott new pump both times)-still noisy, pump runs just after start up for only short time,anyone seen these with noisy pumps & how often shou...
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2004 Ford Taurus SES 3.0L a\c compressor VIN: 1FAFP55S94
customer complains of compressor running all the time.Tryed switching relays,compressor will shut off with relay unplugged.No codes and is manual a\c.Any help would be apperciated.
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2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L Hesitation, Stall, low power
i have a 2004 6.0 diesel that intermittenly has low power while towing.also at start up in the morning.they go to back up out of there driveway and it seem like it dont want to go anywhere.sometimes while driving down the highway,under accelleration it smokes....
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2003 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L shift lever interlock VIN: 5LMFU28R93
customer drives vehicle everyday. 2-3 times a week, can not get floor mounted shift lever out of park. last week, in a parking garage, it took 30 minutes of moving pedals, ect., when it finally came out of park. in our shop,when it is working, i noticed that y...
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1999 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L compressor VIN: 1MEFM53S7X
hi everyone. i have 99 mercury sable with complaint npo a/c . it have full freon but no power go to compressor . if i bypass the relay, clutch engage, then a/c cold. it have automatic control panel, even i pressing max a/c or auto mode , still nothing change.m...
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1994 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT 5.8L Unknown VIN: 1FBJS31H5R
Hello to all. Well the customer has been briefed on all the possibilities and has decided to try a used pcm. No I could not get any codes or find any burnt wiring to tell what circuit to start with and due to the exccessive burning in pcm I could not determine...
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1997 Ford Contour GL 2.0L No Start VIN: 1FALP65Z9V
ok you guys scared me off, due to working with high pressures, and was unable to find any more information online, so told customer to drive with gasoline only. NOTE: there are only a few of these type of vehilces on the road leads me to assume that cng is ...
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2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L low power VIN: 1FDWF36P73
Problem was exhaust leak in Y-pipe between exhast manifold and turbo. Pipe would not leak at normal idle in stall. Friday evening I decided to check for leaks by increasing RPM and closing vanes on turbo using the PDS. I could then feel exhaust leak. Replaced ... Trouble codes: P132B.
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2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDWE35L44
Well, I copied down the freeze frame, cleared the code and tried to get it to reset by moving wiring harnesses, connections, etc. Nothing reset, so I put a rail sensor in one of the two buses. Thirteen days and 3,000 miles and no check engine light, I would sa... Trouble codes: P0191 (Fuel rail pressure sensor curcuit).
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2005 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FDXE45P35
This one is fixed.I waited until the last minute to be sure due to the nature of the problem. A combination of a leaking egr cooler and a bad injector was the cause.The intake and egr valve were removed and cleaned,and #6 injector was replaced.These repairs we... Trouble codes: P0404, P1335 (egr), P0278.
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1998 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L a/c VIN: 2MEFM75W7W
finally could prove faulty blend door, found resistance between blend dr feedback (pin 18 connector c227) and blend door pot ground (pin 9 connector c228) to be out of spec intermittenly and varies when pushing near connector area of blend door actuator. Dash...
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