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1970 Ford mustang 5.8L fuel guage VIN: OF01H11826
Original complaint no fuel guage operation.Removed wire at sending unit about 16-20 ohms.I tried to get movement of guage fuel guage by grounding,open circuit and 50 ohm resistors didnt move.I thought I have a bad guage and still may.The other guages are inop ...
2000 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 7.3L No Start, Stall VIN: F123F1X000
Good day powerstroke guru's. I have a towed in no start...cranks fine. I ran codes got a po340,p1211,p1212,p1670 so in installed a new CPS sensor cleared codes...still no start. Checked oil - 2 quarts low - added 2 quarts started right up and ran for about 1 m... Trouble codes: P0340, P1211, P1212, P1670
2001 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L thrust berring wear VIN: 1FTRY14D21
it trashed the eng thrust bearring fried crank i can"t fined a force that could do that kind of damage any ideals.
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Unknown VIN: 1FTSW31FX2
Hello evreryone, I have a 02 Ford F350 in the shop and I was wandering if anyone has had a problem with it pulling to one direction? This vehicle when driving pulls to the left. The steering wheel turns quick and hard to the left and then the truck pulls slig...
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1FTWW33PX3
Hi everyone, We haven't seen this vehicle before.When you start cold,cranks a long time before starting.At times the vehicle won't respond to the accelerator.The idle quality is very bad,lopes alot,and no power.We cleaned the passage under the EGR valve and th...
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTWX33P75
Good day to all the techs out there! This is my first shot at a drivability problem on a Ford 6.0 diesel. This truck came in on a flatbed as a no start. It would not start when it got here, but it acted like it wanted to as the RPM's would come up. Did all the... Trouble codes: P0299 (TC/SC underboost mem KOEO one time), P0678 (8 glow plug circuit mem), P2287, P2614 (CMP sig open mem), P2617 (CKP sig open mem), P1725 (insufficient engine RPM KOER)

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2000 Ford Explorer XLS 5.0L door locks VIN: 1FM2U83P7Y
Unfortuntely I have not seen the truck again yet. Thanks for the time to all who replied! I will see the truck again but I just dont know when. I really want to figure out whats wrong with it because I wanna fix every car I work on Thank you Josh
2001 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP55U21
thanks for all the help, I knew something was wrong with the dpfe voltage was stuck,just havn't seen this one with it making the mil start flashing for cat damaging, and I looked at flow chart, unpluges the dpfe and voltage as 5.6 and chart said replace it, I ... Trouble codes: P0401 (insu egr flow).
2002 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L high idle/shift prob VIN: 1FMFU18L62
Sorry for the length of time in closing this post,as we could not duplicate the symptoms in the shop I took the advice of several IATN members who responded and replaced the TPS. I told customer he would need to be the "test" driver on this one. I spoke to him...
2003 Lincoln LS 3.0L passenger temp VIN: 1LNHM86S43
Well it is fixed. Gab hit it on the head. As he did I was trying to complicate this unit. I was not thinking straight. This dual zone unit has 1 evap, drivers side uses top part and passenger the bottom. If the unit is low of freon, guess what, the passenger i...
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