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|2000 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L rear drum brakes VIN: 1FTZF1727Y
merry christmas.thanx in advance fellow techs.This truck will lock up the left rear wheel upon moderate braking.replaced shoes,wheels cylinders and brake hardware kit.left rear adjusting cable was very loose.adusted rear brakes correctly. truck does same thing...
|2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire
This truck has no power, and feels like it could have a misfire, especially when in gear. I suspect fuel volume and read about the sending unit stopping up. I pulled the line off at the frame mounted fuel pump inlet, and KOEO & KOER got only a trickle. I pulle... Trouble codes: P0266, P0272
|2005 Ford Freestyle SE 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: 1FMZK02155
Car came in with poor heat at idle,rev car up and it has good heat, I checked heater core it has good flow, checked water pump impeller, it is tight on the shaft, t-stat seems to be working properly, has good clean coolant, any one ever seen this, Thanks for t...
|2006 Ford E-250 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNE24W16
vehicle was brought in with the check engine light on,notice from last work order, the check engine light was on for the same code. went under global obd2 and found out the check engine light was turned off 3300 miles ago. looking under global obd2 notice the ... Trouble codes: P0451 (fuel tank pressure out of range)
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L tail shaft VIN: 1FDWF36L5X
Ok this one was a little screwy but heres what we got from it. The bushing in the tail shaft looked ok so we decided to go ahead and replace the u-joints although they had no play in them they were very sloppy so we gave it a shot. This took care of the vibrat...
|2001 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L relay VIN: 1FAFP53U51
Thank you to James [...]. All 3 said the battery saver relay is an integral part of the central junction box. Yes Jim, not one of Ford's better ideas. One of the things that got me on this was that NAPA lists a relay for this. Part # E...
|2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTNF20L33
AFTER NUMEROUS COMPRESSION TEST AND FOUND COMPRESSION GOOD...DECIDED TO FOCUS ON ONLY ONE CYLINDER .. NUMBER 4...DID COMPRESSION WHEN HOT AND WHEN THE MISS MOST NOTICEABLE...DID THIS 3 TIMES IN A ROW AND FOUND ON THE LAST TIME NO COMPRESSION...WE THEN PULLLED ...