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2000 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L fuel pump VIN: 1FTRE1422Y
Vehicle came in for no start condition. Vehicle has spark , fuel pump relay and fuses are good. However, there is no power going to the fuel pump. The fuel pump cut off switch is okay. Not sure what is going on. Any help would be appreciated. I am told to chec...
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2002 Ford Focus SVT 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAHP39542
Customer just bought the car and blew the clutch the next day. They decided to do a timing belt at the same time. Customer picked up car and called saying ck engine lamp on. Light was not on prior to being serviced. Found codes P1381 VCT overadvanced, and P060... Trouble codes: P1381 (VCT overadvanced), P0605 (PCM Rom Fault)
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2003 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L pcm VIN: 1FTRW08L83
This truck was towed in stalled on the road. Now it wont start and there is dashes on the odometer and no communication with the pcm. Tried a cluster and a pcm out of the same year make and model of the truck. Same thing. looked for components that could draw ...
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2004 Ford Thunderbird 3.9L Misfire VIN: 1FAHP6OAX4
Car came in low power and misfire. Scan computer found code P0351. Swaped coil with number two code changed to P0352. Replaced coil and plug. Test drivin it all seemed fine. Perfomend a fuel injection air induction service, test drove and noticed a skip. scann... Trouble codes: P0300, P0351, P0355, P0358
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1999 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FMZU34E6X
MOST HELP SAID OUT OF TIM [...] ENDED UP BEING A BROKEN EXHAUST VALVE SPRING AND THE CHAIN TENSIONER WAS MORE THAN PROBLEM BUT THANKS TO EVERY ONE IS NOW ALL GOOD THANKS TO ALL Trouble codes: P0301 (p0302-), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0172-), P0172 (p0174-), P0174 (testing and results).
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2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L 4 Wheel drive VIN: 1FMZU73W62
Thank you for all the help guys. I checked with the Ford dealer and the parts guy said they hadnt sold a switch in about a year. We replaced the T-case control module and all is well. Thanks again! Dave
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2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L Restraint VIN: 1FMDU83W43
Thanks folks! Great info received. I did learn that to properly diagnose this system requires a Ford scan tool or else many hours of headache. I sent the vehicle back to the body shop so they can take it to the dealer.
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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L 4 4 inop VIN: 1FTPX14584
thanks to everyone. this truck is fixed. i found that the left hub would not engage even with air presure. tried cleaning hub but the repair was replacing it. thanks again iatn rocks
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2006 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L noise VIN: 0615635492
Thanks for everyone that replied. I filled the trans per instructions from all of you and the noise did calm down a bit. But not completley gone.
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2007 Ford F-150 FX2 5.4L Suspension VIN: 1FTPW12V37
Sorry for the delay,but the truck is a work truck so I told the customer to use it till I got a handle on the problem. The only thing I hadn't tried was switching the rotor/bearing assemblies. When Frank and Tommy from Texas suggested the same thing,I did it ...
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2008 Ford Mustang 4.0L Clutch replaced 2 times VIN: 1ZVHT80N98
Hello everyone have finally figured this one out and fixed it.Production date was 06/07 manufacturer had put in 08 flywheel and 07 clutch and pressure plate found out was updated pressure plate from ford installed all new parts clutch felt and worked much bett...
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1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4N2DU55P9V
HAVE NOT YET FIXED VEHICLE, JUST ABOUT ALL REPLIES SAID TO CLEAN OUT VENT HOSE, THIS VEHICLE DOES NOT HAVE A VENT HOSE, ONLY A FOAM FILTER. CUSTOMER IS GOING TO BRING BACK AFTER THE FIRST OF THE YEAR SO I CAN GO FURTHER. I WILL UPDATE POST ONCE I HAVE FIXED TH... Trouble codes: P1450.
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