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1998 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP52UOW
brought veh. to me for leaking wp. now veh won't start, fuel prss good and have spark. no codes.
1998 Ford F-150 4.6L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMD6EGW2W
Hi all techs : This vehicle has a miss under light load,and set 2 codes, oxygen sensor bank 1 sensor 1 slow responds, and cylinder number 4 misfire detected. Another than that the vehicle runs great. Cylinder number 4 misfire count show on scanner. The misfi... Trouble codes: P0304 (cylinder number 4 misfire), P0133 (oxygen sensor bank i sensor 1 slow respones)

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1994 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L No Start, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTHX26F9R
Hi all First, a big thankyou to all that responded, they were John [...] who hit the nail on the head with his suggestion of trying a genuine Ford cam senso... Trouble codes: P1218 (Cylinder ID circuit stays high), P0344 (Cam position sensor ckt).
1995 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU22X1S
I have uesd other dorman products in the past with good results. I compaired the circuit functions between the 95 and 96 cam sensors along with the test procedures. As the ECMs are different the cam sensors worked the same way. Mazda also uses the same sensor ... Trouble codes: 314 (Cam Sensor).
1997 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L transmission shifting VIN: 1FALP52U1V
Thanks everyone for your help with this issue. I believe initially the speedsensor was the problem, however the ultimate fix was the wiring to the speed sensor had melted because it came in contact with the exhaust manifold. car is fixed, shifts well and I d...
1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L power windows, interior lights, 4wd lights, and wi VIN: 1FTEX18L0V
Sorry for the long wait on the fix but I wanted to be sure. Just talked to the customer and all has been well since the repair. I found that with water sprayed on the windshield there was a water leak on the GEM module mounted on the back of the fusebox. I rem...
2002 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA51432
Thanks fotr the help,we are confident that the intake runner is the cause of the lean concern .We can cause the engine to run rough and misfire by spraying the left bank at the runner shaft seal with carb spray,the other runner does not do this. Cust has decli... Trouble codes: P0174.
2002 Ford Mustang 3.8L Cuts out VIN: 1FAFP40412
Thank you for all the posts,it turned out to be an ignition coil pack going open every once in a while.We installed new plug wires and coil pack,we recently followed up with cust and all is well. thanks again
2000 Lincoln LS 3.9L cylinder heads VIN: 1LNHM87AXY
thanks for all 7 replys found cause of no compression #4 rod sticking out of block behind reman engines available installed used engine.
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