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1992 Ford F-150 Custom 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 2FTEF15N6N
replace engine from scrap yard. didn't have an injector pulse , found that wiring harness is diffrent , reeplaced with old harness and then it would start but missfired bad, runns not bad at higher rpm. but will not idle. if i keep running the engine the cat s...
1992 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat 5.8L all shifts VIN: 1FTDF15H8N
this truck was brougth to us by the customer,he had the truck at other shop where the speed sensor was changed twice,the problem this truck has is that when the spedometer is working fine,the transmission shifts just fine,but when the speedometer does'nt work ...
1998 Ford Ranger XLT 2.5L transmission VIN: 1FTYR10CZW
Vehicle came in for a CEL and hard shifts, test drive confirmed CEL and OD lite flashing, and hard shifts including initial engagement when put into gear. Pulled into bay to scan and modis would not communicate. Checked with another scanner with no comm. I che...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Pedal VIN: 1FTNX21L7X
Originally this truck came in with the complaint that intermittently the clutch pedal would stick down and the clutch wouldn't completely disengage making it hard to get into gear. The master cylinder was leaking slightly near the pushrod, we installed a new F...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.8L Misfire VIN: 1FTNX21S6X
Hello all I have this F250 V10 that has misfire on #9. It does not do it all of the time it runs great for about 15-[...] and then starts to miss. The plug that came out of the hole looks normal with a light brown color. I has a new injector,plug,coil. Als... Trouble codes: P0309
2000 Ford Ranger XLT 3.0L engine VIN: 1FTYR14V2Y
this vehicle came in with a squeeling noise coming from the back of the motor on cold starts and then goes away after the car has run for only a few seconds. there are no driveability concerns. we thought it was the can synchronizer but after replacement with ...
2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.8L No Start VIN: 1FTNX21591
customer came in with no start. i checked and found no fuel pump power. checked inertia switch and found it tripped. reset it and drove around the lot for a while. it tripped again while driving, when i pushed it in again i did,t like the feel of it so i unbol...
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNW21P53
Truck towed in dead battery replaced have good rpm 380 fuel pressure 1390 need guidance with codes. Trouble codes: P0262, P0271, P0277, P0280
2003 Ford E-550 Super Duty Custom 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDAF56X3E
hello techs ford f550 6.0 diesel customer went to start truck this morning no start looked under hood big rats nest they chewed threw egr valve wireing on top of engine customer spliced in new wireing with butt conectors still wont start called me it will not ... Trouble codes: N0NE
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14514
Vehicle came in barely running with P0022 code, tore down and found cam timing had jumped and broken guide. Replaced chains, guides, and tensioners, did oil change(and engine was clean inside been well maintained), put back together runs much better but still ... Trouble codes: P0022
2005 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L Surge VIN: 1FVFGT546G
after all repaire completed when driving the vehicle you get a serge that is verry noticeble while driving .there are no codes in the system and we have checked all turbo vacuum hoses and eletrical connectors
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P86
This truck came in on a hook for no start. Connected a scan tool to find that it had almost no ICP (less than 300 psi). The desired ICP was above 500psi the IPR at 85%. The truck sat all night. The next morning it Started right up. I drove it 6 miles or so and...
2007 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L message center VIN: 1FMEU64816
Hi Ford tech's this is a really easy question. I found this explorer (really sweet deal almost stole it price so cheap). but thats another story. The change oil light is on in the message center in the center of the dash. My question is What is the procedure ...
1995 Mercury Mystique GS 2.5L water pump VIN: 1MELM66L6S
This vehicle goes through a water pump every 3 or 4 months. Always leaking at the seal. Installed several different brands including an OEM Ford pump. I have flushed and filled system, replaced belt, thermostat. Everything checks out. Any Ideas???

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1993 Ford Ranger XL 4.0L Misfire VIN: 1FTCR10X9P
Sorry about the delay, have been closed for the holidays could not find a new comp. have sent the old comp. to have re-maned. Will up-date when comp. comes back.
2001 Lincoln Continental 4.6L Ride Control VIN: 1LNHM97V31
ck wiring from the solenoid to the module all ok. Had to order a module and Customer finaly returned last week 12-30-09 and we replaced it and the problem was fixed. Thank you for all the help. TW
1999 Mercury Villager (Van) Estate 3.3L electric window VIN: 4M2XV11T8X
Thank you for all the suggestions it turned out to be the Window Switch. The passenger window started acting up and the voltage was 0 to the motor intermittently.
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