× Auto Repair Pros Member Benefits TechHelp Knowledge Base Forums Resources My iATN Marketplace Chat Pricing About Us Join Industry Sponsors Video Members Only Repair Shops Auto Pro Careers Auto Pro Reviews
Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for November 27, 2009
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Ford
Help Request Answers
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 7.3L power steering VIN: 1FTSX31F22
on first start can turn steering 3/4 of turn before losing power assist(has to be within the 1st 3sec of start) then you get only 1/4 turn in either direction before losing assist. tried jacking up and turning back and fort to remove air lock no help. This has...
2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1FTSS34S25
Vehicle came in with no idle and poor acceleration. Checked fuel PSI, good, retrieved trouble codes and inspected related MAF circuit wireing, was good. inspected for vacume leaks and integrity of intake boot between MAF and throttle body, good. Relaced MAF bu... Trouble codes: P0104 (maf circuit intermittent), P1101 (maf out of self test range)
2005 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L Mechanical VIN: 1FTRX14W85
Ford F150 with scraping noise coming from left rear of vehicle. The noise is relatively loud and easily heard. The noise is NOT present when driving straight forward. The noise is present when turning hard right and when reversing. It sounds like it's coming f...
2009 Ford F-350 Super Duty FX4 6.4L No Start VIN: 1FTWW31R99
I have some questions on a 09 F350 with the 6.4 diesel This pickup came hit pretty hard in the frontend with a no start condition. We reset the PATS system and tryed to start it no luck. We checked all are wiring and it checks out fine. From the ign. switch to...
1998 Lincoln Town Car 4.6L wiper motor VIN: 1LNFM81W5W
have replaced the wiper motor 5 times since december 2007. power and ground are good each time. the linkage seems smooth with no hangups. the 1st motor was an aftermarket unit and lasted 8 months. the 2cd wiper motor was also an aftermarket and lasted 7 months...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
Fix/Summary Answers
1998 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L scanner readings VIN: 1FMDU32E5V
after checking for data going to ecm and finding out client purchased car from local dealer, advised to either proceed to dealer and have ecm reflashed, replace with remann unit or contact dealer and have them repair. Dealers can not sell a vehicle without pas...
1998 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L Radio VIN: 1FAFP42X6W
Man, I don't think I will ever mess with another stereo system again. Sending it to someone that deals with these everyday sounds perfect to me. It was the radio itself. After trial and error of swapping with used parts. The two rear amps were fine. The f...
1999 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L cruise control VIN: 1FMYU24E1X
turned out to be the steering wheel switches we installed were faulty.replaced with another set of factory switches and every thing was fine. thanks for the suggestions.
2004 Ford Expedition XLS 5.4L Power Door Locks, Drivers Power Seat VIN: 1FMRU17W84
So far, have had no other issues. What has fixed the vehicle was removing the VSM module and remounting it in the same location. Whether, there is broken wire in the harness, or any other electronic issues, we'll never know until next time. The customer has...
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTWX31P85
Finally fixed, I replaced the number 7 injector, and the o-rings for that side, the moracca noise was a loose exhaust clamp (blonde moment), but still have the two codes for the glow plugs, but it starts well and runs great now. thanks again for all of your h... Trouble codes: P0670 (Glow plug module), P0683 (GPM to PCM communication circuit), P0279 (Injector circuit Low on 7).
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L exhaust rocker VIN: 1FTSX21P36
hi folks, first let me thank those who took the time to respond,i will say this one is fixed,i am sure some of you will understand the panic that sets in when you fix an obvious problem but you still have a problem. after tearing into it again i found a damage...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next