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1981 Ford F-250 Custom 6.6L shaft lock pin VIN: 2FTFF26Z1B
Good day! I have a 1981 F250 4X4 here with a Dana 60 semi floating rear axle, and I need to replace the rear wheel bearing and seal. It is a semi floating axle with "C" locks on the side gears. The pinion shaft appears to be held in with a roll pin from what ...
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1993 Ford Mustang 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy
This vehicle is actually a 1986 Volvo 240 Wagon with a 1993 Mustang 5.0 engine, drivetrain, and computer control system implanted. This Volstang is here for several things, but the customer's main complaint is that he's getting poor fuel mileage and a rough id... Trouble codes: 95 (Secondary Fuel Pump Circuit Failure)
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1998 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L Alarm or PCM? VIN: 1FDPE24L4W
Vehicle was operating fine when parked for 2 weeks. When attempting to start, starter runs but engine doesn't start. Then noticed that when key is turned on,PCM & fuel pump relays cycle open & closed like a flasher - also service engine light blinks on & off w...
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1998 Ford Escort ZX2 Hot Coupe 2.0L clutch VIN: 3FAKP1137W
we have this escort zx2 with a/c clutch inop.first ck'd a/c pressures which were ok.then fuses and wiring connections-ok.checked power through a/c low press. switch-ok.voltage travels from a/c switch to low side sw.tees to pcm then to contact side of ccrm rela...
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2005 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FM2U73W65
At first I had a code on this explorer for excessive egr flow, voltage was high, changed egr valve and sensor assy. Its all in one on this vehicle. Now its reading a lower voltage, but still must be too high, because it sets the same code. also codes eventuall... Trouble codes: P0402, P0193, P0453
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1976 Ford F600 390CID Pedal height VIN: F61DVB7515
Thank You for all the replies! I bleed front to back,back to front, open bleeder pedal down, pump pedal apply and open bleeder, powerbleed/pressure bleed, vaccuum bleed, checked bleeder positions for proper location, pinched off hoses, adjusted brakes. But bef...
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1994 Ford F-150 XL 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: IFTEX15N8N
problem was ecm after checking all grounds ecm was removed and found to have water in it thanks to all who responded
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1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMDA5143T
Well so far so good. As I said I cleaned the maf and throttle body. I cleaned the iac and carbon cleaned the intake. this seems to have solved the problem. I drove the car for a few days and the problem didn't reoccur at all. the customer is gonna let us know ... Trouble codes: P0171 (bank 1 lean), P0174 (bank 2 lean).
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1999 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 7.3L Excessive Emissions, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FDAF57F8X
thanks to all for all of your great ideas, we were running the vehicle on the dyno while testing and decided to install a pressure guage in front oil reservoir,when the vehicle would act up the dash oil guage would read high normal,however the mechanical guage...
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FTNF21F8X
after replacing 3 injectors ...cylinder 8 and 7 are fixed.. cylinder 5 compression went down just pulled the head off today cylinder wall has a grove on it waiting to see what the boss wants to do ... thanks to all that ofered help . Trouble codes: P0275 (cylinder 5 contribution/balance fault), P0281 (cylinder 7 contribution/balance fault), P0284 (clyinder 8 contribution/balance fault).
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2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTWW33F1Y
thank you all for the help. I took both plugs out and filled the hpop res up and cranked for about 30 secs and it finally took.
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2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTWW33F12
Dear techs in IATN land. Sorry I've been so long closing this post. We have had quite a round with this truck. I have the truck running much better, but still have some problems yet. 2 of the replys said my problem is the rebuilt injectors and one thought it w... Trouble codes: P0773 (gear ratio 3 incorrect), P1670 (EF feedback not detected), P1247 (turbo boost pressure low), P0476 (exhaust backpressure sensor voltage), P0284 (cylinder 8 balance), P0269 (cyl 3 balance).
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2003 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L wipers VIN: 1FALPA2W23
new wiper motor and connecter installed today and its back to normal. thanks for the help.
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSX21PO5
Cam positions sensor replaced. That fixed it. Thanks. Trouble codes: 2291 (Injector pulse too low), 2614 (Camshaft position circuit open), 2617 (same).
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