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Open Help Requests for Ford
|1997 Ford Escort 2.0L Convertor lock up VIN: 1FALP15P5V
Hi everyone, I'm not a tranny shop but I'm trying to help a buddy out. He's got this Escort that will stay locked up when you come to a stop. If you don't put the trans in neutral it will stall the engine. Would be the same effect as a manual trans that you d...
|2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.8L Unknown VIN: 1FTNW21S31
the truck will vibrate in the steering wheel between 30 & 40 mph, it almost feels like you are driving over the grooves along the side of the road. does not change in 2wd or 4wd, applying the brakes or turning the wheel back and forth. we have also turned off ...
|2002 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L alternator VIN: 1FTRX17202
Hello all, Have a students truck here that keeps eating up alternater bearngs. Originally he installed a radio and amp, shortly after he had a charging issue and battery drain problem. He replaced alternator and removed amp. Now charging system works ok but th...
|2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L 4 Wheel drive VIN: 1FMZU73W62
Customer states that intermittantly, when she starts the vehicle first thing in the morning, the 4 wheel drive engages by itself. She is able to switch it out of 4 wheel drive with the selector switch, but says it is starting to happen more frequently. I found...
|2004 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L Transmission VIN: 2FAFP71W94
Good morning and thanks in advance we have this patrol car in for trans problem found fuse 20 was blown this is to the trans and evap system o2 sensors We replaced the fuse and wow the car worked fine for 2 shifts for them We then rescanned for codes again and...
|2006 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L No Start VIN: 2FAHP71W66
2006 crown vic officer fills up at fuel house drives 1 or 2 miles engine starts to spit and sputter and dies, checked fuel pump relay works fine jumped relay fuel pump not working, replaced fuel pump still not working. I have power going to the inertia switch ...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1995 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FMEE11N9S
Sorry for the long delay in posting this fix. Because of the nature of the beast I wanted to wait as long as I could to post the fix to make sure it did not happen again. Well it has been back in service sense the day after I posted the request and has not fa...
|2001 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 7.3L Mechanical VIN: 1FT1234567
We took everyones advice about installing a larger cooler to reduce heat and customer has not had any problems since. Thanks for the replies.
|2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start, Surge VIN: 1FTSW31P93
I got It fix seen like one of the new injectors was bad but did not show a code so we order 4 new injector and replace all 4 on the left bank and all is well now
|2005 Ford E-250 Super Duty 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTNE24L85
After doing a lot of tests and a lot of hair pulling we have got this figured out. I would like to thank every one for their suggestions including checking compression and leak down. One of you said to check for melted wire. We did all the tests and checks as ... Trouble codes: P0304 (Misfire 4).
|2005 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L radio dispay VIN: 1FMYU93185
Well we did not pull the radio, ford does not list a bulb and form the responses we could spend over a hour fooling around with out success. The display is not fluorescent green. It is black and I am think it should light up the back ground [not 100% sure]. W...
|2000 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L No Start VIN: 1MEFM55SXY
well to my dismay and with the help of jason,jean,and marty i have fixed the car.turns out that when i initially was diagnosing car i left the inertia switch connector disconnected and never reconnected it after R&R of the pump.so after reading my help replies...