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|1989 Ford F-150 Custom 5.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall
customer complaining that the truck goes to 3,00 rpm at idle for no reason.if you shut it off and restart it will idle ok for a few,then start climbing back up.while checking i lost spark and it died.replaced ign. module and its back where it was.had original ...
|1995 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L hard cold start VIN: 1FALP42T6S
customer complaint of hard start cold, first thing after sitting overnight, car will start the rest of the day without any problems. no codes koeo, or koer fuel pump pressure normal, iat and ect within 4 degrees of each other. fuel injector pulse and ignition ...
|2000 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Stall VIN: 1FMZU72E8Y
Hi to all you Ford experts, which we are not, mostly imports. Customer states dies while driving, happens at any time not just at idle. We cannot duplicate this problem so we are in the dark:-( No codes and do not see any related TSB's Was wondering if any hav...
|2005 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L All Gauges,Tach,Speedo VIN: 1FAFP53UX5
05 Ford Taurus 3.0L U code engine (3/05 build date)was brought in with complaint of all gauges erratic. Could not duplicate complaint at first on several road tests. Noted at startup after being parked out for several hours that all gauges including speedo. an...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU32E2W
many thanks to all that replied the b1s1 b2s1 oxy sensors were crossed the pigtails coming out of wiring harness on rear of engine are too close together and can be easily crossed Trouble codes: 1132 (lack of ho2s b1s1 rich), 1151 (ho2s b2s1 lean), 1152 (lack of h02s b2s1 rich), 1158 (lack of h02s b2s2 rich).
|2000 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L high beams VIN: 1FAFP5222Y
thanks for the replys. Steve you hit it on the head found green wire w/orange trace broken where it runs inside inner fender;seems someone else tried to fix once before but used regular butt connector instead of heat schrinkable one. thanks again for all the r...
|2004 Ford Ranger Edge 4.0L hydraulics VIN: 1FTZR15E94
Thank you for all the replies. Everyone had good insight and lots of different techniques. What we ended up doing. was removing the line from the slave cyinder, and depressing the valve. We found some debris in the end and believe it was from being put to ...
|1998 Mercury Villager (Van) GS 3.0L no start VIN: 4M2ZV111XW
I accidently put the fix in the update section. It was the injector fuse.