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1994 Ford F-150 XLT 5.8L No Start VIN: 1FTEX14H9R
Hello! We have a 94 F-150 with the 5.8 in it that is being stubborn. It will not start when cold, typically around 20 to 30 degrees outside. If it's really cold out, 10 to -10 degrees, or warmer than 40 degrees outside, then it will start every time with no pr... Trouble codes: 116 (ect sensor)
1999 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTRX18L4X
Ford guys PLEASE HELP me with this one.this truck will start and run fine then it will stall and not restart until the key is cycled off then it will re start.when it stalls it will set a code u1262 will be set.the odometer will change from the numbers to dash... Trouble codes: U1262 (buss communication fault)
1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L Excessive Emissions, Low Power VIN: 1FDWF37F5X
Hello everyone. I have this F350 that I kind of know was going to a challenge / nightmare from when I first laid eyes on it. I don't do a whole lot of these I think the third one i have seen .True Mileage is Unknown. When the truck came in it would barely run ... Trouble codes: P0470 (Exh back Pressure sensor circuit), P0275 (Cylinder 5 Balance/ Contribution), P0284 (Cylinder 8 Balance Contribution)
1999 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L heat VIN: 1F1FP93U7X
customer came in with a no heat condition. after test drive sure enough no heat was coming out of the vents. after coolant flush, waterpump and new heater core heat is a little better when driving but at idle the heat goes to cold. i see the blend door working...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L running lamps VIN: 1FTNX21F22
Replaced fusebox, came back a week later, same problem. This time also no interior lights with a good fuse 17. Replaced RKE module, now I have interior lights, no parking lights. The headlights and fog lamps work perfectly. If I use ids to turn on the parking ...
2000 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4.6L Cuts out VIN: 1LMH81W4YY
Vehicle will not take gas on acceleration with the MAF plugged in. Replaced the Mass Air Flow sensor and had the same problem. There are no codes and the fuel pressure is within range. Unplug the MAF, and it accelerates fine. The TPS voltage is normal with an ...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2001 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L heater VIN: 1FTZF17201
Replaced water pump, flushed heater core, heater was warmer but not hot. I replaced the aftermarket thermostat with a dealer thermostat which was 1/8 of an inch longer which had a washer at the end of it that extended into the block further. It did not get e...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L master cylinder VIN: 1FTSW21P45
Thanks to all for your feedback on this issue. Yes the truck is fixed but the customer is not. A new master cylinder and another flush took care of the issue. We disassembled the master cylinder and the piston cups as well as the master cylinder cap showed no ...
2006 Lincoln Town Car Executive L 4.6L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNHM84W56
Customer went back to dealer and they replace egr is fine now, ithink they did more then that.Got my egr vavle back it was a ford part reboxed by stanard. cant see it being the valve,but the customer is happy Trouble codes: P2106.
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