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|1999 Ford Mustang 3.8L clutch VIN: 1FAFP4445W
car came in shop with no a/c. when testing found a/c compressor clutch not engaging at all. checked system. recovered freon and recharged to a full charge. compressor still would not engage. had voltage present at both high and low pressure switches when a/c s...
|2000 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L High pressure oil resivior VIN: 1FDXF46F7Y
I have this f450 flatbed that has a strange cold start problem,it will start great at times and barely at all at other times.I checked the glow plugs and first thing in the am they pull 195 amps consistantly(either when starting great or not).So I am reasonabl...
|2005 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FAFP71W25
Need assistance. 2005 Crown Victoria police pursuit. It continues to reset P0305 #5 cylinder misfire. Engine compression is 135 psi on #5. Replaced spark plug. Switched coil. Switched injector. Still resets code P0305. Scan tool data shows no misfire while dri... Trouble codes: P0305 (5 cylinder misire)
|2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 5.4L gas tank fills slowl VIN: 1FTNF21555
customer states that he can only get about .5 gallon then pump shuts off and takes about 30 seconds to be able to get anymore gas in. ive checked all the vacuum lines and fill hose, no restrictions found. new evap canister about 15,000 miles ago. any suggestio...
|2004 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5LMFU28R04
customer was refferal to my shop. when i scan w/ modis code p0320, p0351 to p0360.vehicle idles fine. test drive the vehicle for the duplicate the problem. did not find anything.customer states that some timmes w/check engine light on car shut off while drivin... Trouble codes: 0351 (ignition coil a primary/secondary circuit malfuction), 0352 (coil b), 0353 (coil c), 0354 (coil d), 0320 (ignition circuit problem)
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1995 Ford Probe 2.5L No Start VIN: 1ZVLT22B75
Hello everyone I would like to thank everybody that responded.Im giving up on this car,Ive replaced the distributor twice,and the crank sensor,Ive checked the wiring to the crank sensor,ok,Ive checked for a pulse from the crank sensor,ok.At the six wire connec...
|1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNW21F4X
Well the owner of this truck says the truck is fixed, while I was on vacation, the owner took the truck to the dealer, which diagnosed the problem and said the autolite glow plugs were defective, the dealer replaced with motorcraft and the problem was solved a... Trouble codes: P1395 (Glow plug monitor fault Bank 1), P1396 (Glow plug monitor fault Bank 2).
|1999 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L cylinder head VIN: 1FMRU1861X
No one adressed the code problem which was my main concern, we are still waiting for a motor, seems to be hard to come up with a suitable core, customer has insisted on a reman with a warranty. When the motor is installed I will post a fix on the code, I still...
|2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTNW21F5Y
Well thanks for all the replies on this one. After checking and re-checking all the wireing and inputs along with outputs, I ended up replacing the new cam sensor. As it turns out the "updated" $30 cam sensor, doesn't seem to be any better then the old $160 ca...
|2000 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L ssb VIN: 1FTNE24L7Y
First of all thanks for any and all help received. This thing turned out to be a night mare and a 1/2. Walter from cal said to check source voltage and grounds. I went through every pin on the ECM and all checked good to me. Dan said try capturing a data movie...
|2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Misfire VIN: 1FTWW32F5Y
since this vehicle came from aamco, we put the injector & valve cover gasket on & shipped it. we told them to drive the crap out of it & the misfire should clear itself. it did run better, but there was still a slight miss. i already lost my butt on the job, ... Trouble codes: P0284.