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|1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Custom 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out VIN: 1FTEE14N7L
Van came to me for just a tune up. I found at the time that all tune up parts were original. The complaint I did not get from the customer was that when you accelerate under a load, the van will bog out badly and backfire through the intake. Seeing that all ...
|1997 Ford F-250 XL 5.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire VIN: 1FTHF26H1V
hi guys here is one for you this truck came in for poor idle and power loss of power over 30 and surging i have replaced everything related to the dtcs but still have the problem timing is good compression is good back preasure is good for exaust no vacum leak... Trouble codes: 173 (412 -), 412 (testing and results)
|2001 Ford E-250 Econoline 5.4L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNE24L41
DEAR FORD TECHS,HAVING PROBLEM WITH po172+po175 reoccuring.fuel press@32,maf pids ok.short term fuel trims switching back+forth like they are supposed to.but the weird thing is ltft is at 6.2 positive when these codes were set.eng runs ok no noticable misfires...
|2004 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L ride control VIN: 1FMFU18L64
VEHICLE ARRIVED AT SHOP WITH FRONT AT NORMAL HEIGHT AND REAR PUMPED ALL THE WAY UP.wE UNHOOKED THE REAR SENSOR AND MOVED IT MANUALLY TO SEE IF WE COULD CHANGE ANYTHING, BUT NOTHING HAPPENED. CHECKED FOR LEAKS , JUST BECAUSE, NONE FOUND. OUR SCAN TOOL WONT PULL...
|2006 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L Labor time VIN: 2MEFM75VX6
Hello there Guys I just need to someone give me the labor time to replace front suspension crossmember and both lower control arms, I need it for insurance quote and my mitchell don't show anything on this, Thanks for your time, please let me know is if it is ...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1FAFP53U53
thanks to everyone. this turned out to be a bad mass air flow sensor. not sure why it only ran bad for the first 4 min. on a cold start up but its been good for a week now. thanks. this site really helps. the people here are the pros.
|2004 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: 1FMZU72K42
Thanks for all the help I got on this vehicle. As it turned out to be, It was an ignition missfire. The customer had motorcraft spark plugs and wires installed in this vehicle before it got to us but they were the wrong plugs. I replaced them with double plati...
|2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L oil pressure guage VIN: 1FTWW30P86
Thanks a lot for all the replies. This one turned out to be the cluster. I didnt have a schematic on the cluster itself, but tried grounding the brown/orange stripe wire at the oil pressure switch itself, no good, then grounded it 1 inch from the cluster, stil...