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|1990 Ford Escort 1.9L Rad fan VIN: 1FABP11J2M
Vehicle comes in running hot and rad fan not on. On the old Chrysler products, when you pull the connector off the coolant temperature sensor, the fan would run. Are these little Fords the same? There is a little manifold containing three sending units. I don'...
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|1992 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L Cuts out VIN: IFALP52U6L
Most of the replies pointed to the IAC control and I forgot to mention that we did check and eliminate this possibility..the main clue was that as the engine dies it appears to lose spark...the distributor was replased alonf with cap rotor wires coil and energ...
|1996 Ford F-150 Eddie Bauer 4.9L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FTEF15Y5T
I'd like to thank the 9 responders, most were to make sure the base setting of the distributor was right. It was, and I will post a fix as soon as possible. I am finding out that these run very lean, I assume for emissions reasons. This is not my daily driver ...
|1997 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L injector pulse VIN: 1FALP53S3V
Thanks to all who responded, it turned out that both scanners could not detect a pats system on board and I presumed that it did not have one due the the scanner message when trying to access the data ( no response no module found). either the pats module wa...