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1996 Ford F-250 XL 7.5L temperature VIN: 1FTHW26G7T
Hey guys, Sadly the one Ineed help on is my own. Last few months it's been running hot, not overheating but hotter than it used to. It has a newer radiator, new Ford t-stat, sender,fan clutch and the coolant is clean and full. I checked for "stuff" in front of...
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1998 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L hoses VIN: 2FMZA5148W
Ok, steering and Ford Guru's. This van originally came in with a return line blow out from the original "hyraulic crimp" type fitting, ok we said, lets replace the hose and flush the system. No Ford hose available (discontinued), after market hose not availabl...
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2000 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on, PO174 VIN: 2FMZA524XY
Car came in with a Bank 2 lean and low egr flow. Opened the hood and the first thing I noticed was that the upper intake would swell up like a ballon when I did a snap throttle. As per TSB, I replaced the upper intake (both halves as it came out in 3 pieces) a... Trouble codes: P0174
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2002 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L shifting VIN: 1FMPU18L82
hello guys thanks in advance for taking the time to help out. i got this 2002 expedition with the 4r100 trans. the customer brought it in because it was not shifting. when i first jumped in it, it seemed to shift fine until i came to a stop then took off and i...
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2004 Ford Ranger Edge 3.0L downshift VIN: 1FTYR14U34
REPLACED ALL TRANSMISSION SOLENOIDS STILL HAVING SHIFTING PROBLEM. rpm REACHES 4500 OVERDRIVE LIGHT STARTS TO FLASH BUT NO TROUBLE CODE WHEN i TAP ON THE GAS KICKS IN DOWN SHIFT RPM DROPS TO 2000 THEN ITS FIND UNTIL TOPPING, CHECKED ALL WIRING NO SHORT NOTICED...
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2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4.6L no start VIN: 1LNHM81W55
2005 lincoln town car came in i did oil change,brakes and inspection parked the car.call the customer limo company.they came the pick the car up and no start.i thought battery was dead.that wasnt the problem.i told them the leave the car.it has no crank,no ecm...
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Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2001 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU84P01
Thank you all your replies were all tried. Raymond's reply was the fix which was to check the timing of the CMP sensor and synchronizer. I adjusted timing and cleared code P1309 and road tested the code did nor reset. I could'nt have done this repair without t... Trouble codes: P1309 (misfire detection monitor is not enabled).
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2001 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L suspension ? VIN: 1FTRX18LX1
Tryed the two tires first(which i tryed to get him to do in the first place)still had problem but he needed the tires anyway.Did the clutch packs and all is well.He had his income tax come in so we also did link kits and a hub assy.He said the truck drives be...
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2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L oil leak VIN: 1FMFU18L93
we brought the customer in and showed them what was going on at this time, they have chosen not to go that deep into the repair, one thing we found while taking it apart was a cracked pcv tube? maybe it was building to much pressure in the crankcase? Thanks ...
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1998 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Battery Saver Relay VIN: 5LMPU28L8W
It turned out to be the Gem module coupled with a battery that load tested well but had acid leaching across the top between posts and would weaken itself unhooked in about 2 days (I had a 3 volt potential measured on the plastic case right next to the neg ter...
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1999 Lincoln Continental 4.6L tcc VIN: 1LNHM97V3X
thanks to you guys that replied to my help request. found internal trans problem the pump shaft bearing failed which caused it to score the shaft and oil ring bushing repaired it now the vehicle works fine
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