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|2004 Ford Focus ZX3 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAFP31Z84
This Focus is lean and setting P0171 Lean Exhaust. Engine runs OK, has smooth idle. At idle MAF is 3 grams sec (.78v), +11% LT fuel trim. At 3,000 RPM no load MAF is 8 grams sec (1.4v), +26% LT fuel trim. Did a smoke test and found no vacuum leaks. Fuel pressu... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean Exhaust)
|2000 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L heater VIN: 5LMPU28A0Y
car would only heat up to [...] coming from heater. when you drive it would fall right off to 80. coolant was in bad shape. after coolant flush, new water pump, heater core, thermostat, it heats to 158 in the cab but falls to 80 ish after a few miles.temp...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1997 Ford F-350 XL 7.5L steering VIN: 1FTHF36G2V
ALOT OF GREAT INFO AND IDEAS. I CALLED THE HELP LINE FOR THE GEAR BOX I BOUGHT FROM NAPA AND WOUND UP GETTING ANOTHER GEAR BOX WHICH MADE THIS TRUCK MUCH BETTER. THE LOW MILES TENDS TO LEAD A TECH ASTRAY BECAUSE WE ALL KNOW LACK OF USE IS SOMETIMES JUST AS BAD...
|2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L cruise VIN: 1FTWW33F2Y
4 replies were sent, none of which helped. none of the respondents actually read my post or they would not have replied with the information they did. the post stated "ALL of the actuators & inputs to the pcm are reading correctly..." yet every reply was on ho...