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1995 Ford F-150 XLT 5.8L drivetrain VIN: 1FTEF14H5S
i have a 1995 ford f 150 4x4, auto, that has a bad vibration at 42 to 50 mph, as stated i have replaced the tires, rebalanced them several times, tryed another set of tires an wheels, had both drive lines balanced, i have gone so far as to get the truck up to ...
1997 Ford F-350 XLT 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDKF38F7V
This is a 1997 f-350 7.3 diesel. Truck is hard starting first start in the a.m. Checked all 8 glow plugs they ranged from 0.5 ohms- 1.5ohms. Ckecked glow plug relay its working less then 1 volt voltage drop. Icp is 600psi within 1 second of cranking. checked f...
2000 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L p0340 VIN: 1FAFP53U1Y
During housing replacement engine was moved.How do I set TDC with no timing marks that I can find???My stupidity for moving engine now I must make it right.Any sugestions?
1991 Mercury Tracer 1.9L overdrive VIN: 3MAPM15JXM
The car shifts down out of overdrive intermittently. When this happens 99% of the time you cannot get it back into overdrive without shutting the car down, tho this is no guarentee. It is worse in colder weather, being in New England this is an issue. Nothing ...

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2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FMYU03193
This was a real shot in the dark. I received a few replies, ECM relay was one suggestion, however after a few days of driving, with no symptoms, we simply returned the car to the owner and she will contact us if problem persists.
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEW25SJ4
I finally got this veh. back in it had no drivability symptoms just the P0171. I re-replaced the B1S1 aftermarket(bosch)O2 sensor that the other shop prev. replaced, re-set the KAM and went on an extensive test drive with the customer. The B1 & B2 fuel trims n... Trouble codes: P0171 (FUEL SYSTEM Lean bank 1), P0720 (output speed sensor circuit fault), P0722 (output speed sensor no signal).
2000 Lincoln LS 3.9L Cooling fan operation VIN: 1LNHM87A0Y
Sorry for the late response. We checked the water pump as suggested and was in good shape, bled system a few times, to no avail. We suggested the hydraulic module and sensor to the customer that operates the fans, they decided not to fix and sell the car. W...
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