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1997 Ford F-350 7.3L Hesitation, No power VIN: 1FTJW36F00
This is for a neighbor of mine. I have driven the vehicle to confirm the problem. This vehicle especially when cold, will have almost no power at all. It will only go up to about 20 mph stay there for w few seconds, then you hear the turbo wind up and the truc...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, White smoke VIN: 1FTNX21F5X
Hey guy's This is what I got I just replaced the IDM and two injectors. This is a North Slope village truck so there is very low miles and tons of idle time, also this truck was just sitting for years without running... After I replaced those parts it still ru...

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1992 Ford Aerostar 3.0L Rear brakes locked up? VIN: FAKE123456
Thanks to all that replied with help ;]!!! Frank JR & Bruce [...] get the extra Thanks for replying more than once ;]}} First I pulled the RABS valve & used my Phoenix reverse bleeder { Which I have been warned.. should NOT USE on ABS systems, I Hadn'...
2000 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU73X2Y
Thanks to everybody who had responded. The information was very helpfull. I had replace upper plenum o-rings, which corrected the problem. Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 system lean), P0174 (Bank2 system lean).
2003 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L headlights VIN: 2FAHP71W13
Well, the fix is in! Great thanks to all that gave thoughtful responses. After we made sure (with this groups help) that we had covered all the basics, and that all the other possible causes had eliminated, we installed a new Lighting Control Module. T...
2007 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Stall VIN: 1FAFP53VG7
sorry it took so long to close this one guys,life has been a bit hectic lately. sean from texas hit this one dead on the iac valve was the problem i was able to clean it all with air intake cleaner,cleared the codes and sent it on its way.the customer has dri...
1996 Mercury Cougar XR-7 4.6L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MELM62W7T
I came across the fix by mistake. Every time I would test the crank sensor it would run good for a while. It took a while but iI finally dicoverd that the crank sensor plug wires were contaminated with oil from a preaviously bad crank sensor. Once replaced it... Trouble codes: P0320.
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