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|1985 Ford F-150 5.8L horn VIN: 2FTCF15N3F
Wire diagrams from mitchel are conflicting & confusing! espeially on old fords! Horn & cruise are integrated. 2 different diagrams, & componet locate says horn relay is on cruise ampliphier. only relay there is not it! Not sure that is cruise amp! Can somebody...
|1996 Ford Taurus GL 3.0L starting VIN: 1FALP52U4T
Customet broght the vehicle in with the complaint of check engine light and secondary complaint of excessive cranking to start. Right away I was thinking camshaft position sensor and the PO340 DTC confirmed this. After removing the camshaft position sensor i...
|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 F-150 XL 4.2L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRF17252
lean bank 1&2 codes is all i got but engine still has a slight ign. miss (stutter)on acceleration. i have checked the codes many times in last 8 to 12 months for customer and before and after all the maintinance he has done we still get & only get lean codes. ... Trouble codes: P0171 (lean bank 1), P0174 (lean bank 2)
|2006 Mercury Mountaineer Premier 4.6L convertor VIN: 4M2CU571X6
Hello, this vehicle will die when placed in reverse or forward after warmed up for 2 or 3 minutes. Will not idle in gear until 100% cool down. P1780. replaced trans control switch with no positive effect. Found a TSB concerning locked up convertors in this yea...
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|1991 Ford F-350 XL 5.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire
Thanks to all of you for the replies. First thing I did the following Monday, after making this request, was drop the exhaust down. No change in running issues. I had already checked compression when the engine was cool, and had eliminated that as being the... Trouble codes: 172 (HEGO sensor circuit indicates lean KOER).
|1997 Ford Tracer 2000CC Safety
many thanks for your kind and quick replies. it seems that the air bag ecu is "burned" at the fluid. i got another one and now the car is fixed. thanks again efi