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|1998 Ford F-250 Lariat 5.4L reverse VIN: 2FTPX28L1W
have this truck whith no other problems in transmission when shifted from forward to reverse it takes a few seconds to engauge does not slip when in gear . does delay when shifting from park to reverse . all forward stuff works great no delay any help would be...
|1999 Ford Mustang 3.8L coolant VIN: 1FAFP4047X
Hi, ford experts I have one here that is mixing oil in the cooling system at a very slow rate. about every 6 months it comes in with the overflow and radidator contaminated with engine oil . the engine dosn't overheat, there is no coolant in the engine or tran...
|2005 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L fan pully VIN: 1FTYR10DX5
need help truck has bad bearing at fan pully all data and shope key has no proceger too remove bearing from timing cover. i have all removed pully from shaft. removed c clip also that hol the bearing. if iremove bearing from front of the housing or di i have t...
|2000 Lincoln Town Car 4.6L heater core VIN: 1LNHM81W0Y
I am in the process of removing my heater core.I have dropped the steering column,pulled the dash rearward,removed 1 nut on top and 2 nuts on the bottom of the heater core case.I can not seem to remove the case from the firewall.Am I missing some nuts or bolts...
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|1993 Ford Ranger STX 2.3L clutch pedal VIN: 1FTCR10A8P
Most everyone said there was air in the system, but that was not the problem. Some said the clutch was bad, but I did not see any problems there, and the clutch has been working fine for several years, and just recently acted up. The customer did not want to...
|2000 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMPU18C5Y
Thanks For all the info. turned out to be maf harness between maf and factory harness. Customer Stated she had just been to jiffy lube and they changed the air filter. My guess is they did not disconnect the harness and pulled on it and eventually lossened up. Trouble codes: P0171 (p0174-), P0174 (p1131-), P1131 (p1151-), P1151.
|2002 Ford Ranger Edge 3.0L Driver Air Bag VIN: 1FTYR44U12
All 3 posters gave good info that was related to problem. Bagmen identified the code gave and directed me to a connector under the seat that I cleaned and siliconed. Poster 2 Gave me info on removing the clock spring as I didn't know where it was on a Ranger. ...
|2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTNW21P93
Wow i definitly took the long hard road on this one. I put an amp clamp on the negative battery cable and cranked the truck, it drew 511 amps. So i then checked an 04 6.0l and it drew about 230ish amps. I then removed the belt and it started right up. The a/c ... Trouble codes: P2617.
|2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Instrument Cluster VIN: 1FTPX14596
Well this was a doozey! Thanks to all who responded. I found the ABS Module was faulty. There was tons of corrosion on it and the pins inside the connector were all rusty! We replaced the module, cleaned the connector on the harness side, and sent it to the de...