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1998 Ford Mustang 3.8L high idle VIN: 1FAFP4046W
customer brought the car for high rpm when decelerating. when it is stationary, on park,and rev the engine, it comes down quick. when you drive at 50 mph, and shift it to neutral, the rpm will stay at 1900 rpm and it will only come down when the speed drops to...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L door locks VIN: 1FTNW21L4X
I have my own personal F250 that the power door locks try to lock and unlock but will not! You can hear the actuators try and move the lock mechanism's on all four doors but there is not movement out of the locks. Has anyone else had this problem?
1999 Ford E-350 Econoline XL 7.3L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FBSS31F2X
Customer complains vehicle will cut out & miss @ highway speeds and sometimes stall. Usually occurs when fuel is below 1/4 tank. Engine starts back up after cool down. I've drove the vehicle about 30 miles and cant duplicate problem. At arrival vehicle had DTC... Trouble codes: P0470, P0605, P0476, P0381
2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L alarm VIN: 1FMZU63K72
Customer returned complaining that alarm goes off after being parked 2 or 3 hours scanned computer found no codes in any systems Customer also states that when driving sometimes the door ajar light will come on then turn off I wonder if when parked and off if ...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2004 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L unknown VIN: 1F1FP55S64
Sorry for the delay in closing this one its been nuts here the past week.I ordered a used radio / heater control asembly w/ electrical plugs from a local salvage company.cleared the code and all is well.Jim from georgia was correct in that the aftermarkrt asm....
2001 Lincoln LS 3.0L No Start VIN: 1LNHM86S81
Thanks to Duane, Fred, Robert, Cory, and Jeff who all gave great info. I am rather red faced to admit that I overlooked a couple of points which were critical. 1. The ground for the pump is applied only for a few seconds when key is turned on and then whil...
2003 Lincoln Aviator 4.6L driver seat VIN: 5LMEU68H63
After tryimg everything, it turned out to be an internal problem with the BCM. Dur to the costs invloved customer declined repairs since he was going to sell the vehicle as is.
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