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1993 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L eec system VIN: 1FMDU34X9P
Hello I have this Explorer cust gave to me to fix after he replaced the fuel pump because he thought it was bad. I tested the no start and found the EEC 30 amp maxi fuse blown. After much testing and hair pulling I found that the red wire going to the EEC rela...
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1995 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDKE30F5S
this truck likes to take out IDMs. this time truck come in on the hook . no start concern, hook scanner up and retrieve dtc p1293 ( high side open on right side )on injector buzz test. and p0265, p0269, p0275, p0281 on cyl contribution test.remove valve cover ... Trouble codes: P1293
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1995 Ford F-150 Special 5.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, loads up VIN: 1FTEX15N4P
he guys got a good one 95 f150 hard to start when u get it started u have to keep rpms past 2000 or it will die.it loads up very bad and misses.ive checked fuel,injectors,changed map sensor,colant sensor,iat,egr,cut pipes,so no stopped up converters,changed pc...
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1998 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FMPU18L6W
Hi Guys, I can't believe i'm using a help request for a truck that is skipping, but here goes. Truck came in with a skip, cyl#4. Coil and plug had been replaced recently by owner, (one of our wrecker drivers). Checked and found terminals in the pigtail for #4 ...
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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FDWF363F2
Hey there folks, gotta head scratcher here... brand new Jasper rebuild has a missfire in #8 cylinder, I know this because the cylinder contribution test say's it's so! & it has a classic dead hole kinda miss @ idle, Injector buzz test checks out as does the In... Trouble codes: P0284
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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTSW31F3X
Hello all, installed a fuel pump in this vehicle & fuel filter in this vehicle, test drove it 20 miles and all was well. Towed in today does not start.has fuel pressure, no codes stored. I was given a carter fuel pump and wix filter. what am i missing?...
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Speedometer VIN: 1FTNW21F4X
P0500-VSS signal malfuncion. It came in not moving and after overhaul it has this code and we replaced the sensor. Has continutiy through the wires. Heard that it might have something to do with the crusie control but my mitchel is not working so I cant find t...
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1999 Ford Escort ZX2 Hot Coupe 2.0L Timing belt VIN: 3FAKP1136X
I am a toyota tech trying to fix an escort that I am not familiar with. This engine is the 2.0 dual overhead cam in the ZX2. T belt is broken, lower idler does not spin smooth so I think this is cause but is there a trick to lining up gears without special too...
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2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FTWW31P95
any suggestions would be appreciated. thank you robert Trouble codes: P0671 (glow plug inop), P0673 (glow plug inop), P0676 (glow plug inop)
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2005 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L leaking from torque converter area VIN: 1FAFP53295
hello we have a trans leak thats starting to eat our lunch. we removed trans 6 months ago it would not enguage drive or reverse found torque converter stripped and had brass in trans.so we rebuilt it replaced torque converter ran 1 day come back with a trans f...
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L No Start, Cuts out, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FTSW21P55
this truck is hard to start,cranks excessively to start.have replaced both fuel filters and changed the oil .i am not a diesel mech.i did ck, ipr pressure cranking it starts at 57 and quickly goes to 550 to 650 when idling at higher rpms the ipr is as high as ... Trouble codes: P0336, P2290 (ipr pressure low)
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2007 Ford Taurus SEL 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1FAFP56U27
Help please,theis car came in last december with a stalling problem when at an idle,iac motor was replaced,came in three months later with same problem but had a code of po300-tech cleaned throttle body and replaced fuel filter.came in two months later with sa...
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2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited 4.6L alarm VIN: 1LNHM82W75
customer complains of alarm going off by itself when car is parked in the sun for long periods. have tried to retrieve body codes using snap on solus with no success, all tries come back no codes found. all of the door switches work properly same with hood swi...
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1996 Ford F Super Duty XL 7.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FDLF47F5T
OK, First the disclaimer: "Don't ever try this at home unless you're crazy and have exhausted all other efforts"!! First thing I did was replace the IPR. The truck cranked for like a full minute before it would start, but it DID start. Ran like poopy, but star...
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2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTWX32P24
Thanks for all your help . It ended up needing a high pressure oil pump.We replaced it and it fired right up. we test drove the vehicle and it did fine. Thank's Again
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2005 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L compressor clutch VIN: 1FTPW1455F
I CAN'T EXPLAIN THIS OTHER THAN I WAS NOT ABLE TO COMUNNICATE WITH THE CONTROL HEAD SO I TOOK A GAMBLE AND REPLACED IT EVEN THOUGH ALL IMPUTS LOOKED GOOD AT PCM IT FIXED THIS TRUCK ALL DISPLAYS WERE CORRECT ON CONTROL HEAD DISPLAY AND I HAD WHAT I THOUGHT I NE...
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2002 Lincoln LS 3.0L Dash temp VIN: 1LNHM86S32
Hello there. Thanks for all the replies on this and I think all of you pretty well narrowed it down to the heater valve assembly. The cust would not fix because the part was very expensive. I do however feel that the valve is to blame from the posts that I hav...
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