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1991 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMDU34XXM
I have this customer 4.0l ford explorer.With a no start only cold condition.Customer was using either for initial start up.Once started it starts and runs fine,time after time.After it cools no start.Weve checked fuel & ignition & didnt find anything abnormal....
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L Surge VIN: 1FAFP5527Y
i got the car from a other shop were most of the parts were replaced. i found the wrong plugs were installed and the wrong gap was set, there was also a cracked spark plug. i installed the correct plugs with the correct gap. i also found the cracked pcv hose a... Trouble codes: P1137 (ho2s12 indicates lean), P1157 (ho2s22 indacates lean), P1131, P1151
2001 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L timing belt VIN: 3FAFP11331
this car came in with timing belt broke. pulled head had it checked over. put the head and timing belt back on the car ran fine for one day. then the idler pulley for the timing belt broke. the bolt broke inside the head got the bbolt out put in new bolt and p...
2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP55S43
This car problem comes & goes. Customer may be in traffic and it shuts off and will not re-start. Let it sit a moment and it will start and run normal for about a month.No MIL on. Well this time it finally came on w/ the code above. When I test fuel press. it'... Trouble codes: P0191 (Fuel rail performance issue)
2005 Ford Excursion XLT 5.4L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FMPU16545
currently checking pin tension/connector integrity at fuel pump driver module. There are no PATS key dtc's. has anyone seen something similar that i can check and rule out. veh. is currently starting and running right now but i do not trust it enough to delive... Trouble codes: P0190, P0191, P1237
2005 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.8L Misfire VIN: 1FDXE45SX5
This vehicle while driven with a light load has what feels like a misfire. At times it seems to drop a cylinder at idle. There are no dtc's. I have scanned with a modis and a mentor to observe mode 6 data. The highest misfire count is 4 on #8 cylinder. (Neithe...
1995 Lincoln Continental Diamond Anniversary 4.6L Stall VIN: 1LNLM97V4S
Well where do i start? I can not get the car to duplicate the complaint. Customer states that the car will stall during braking and turning, only while raining.Have wet entire engine bay windsheild and everywhere water could efect driveability.Customer stated ...
2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L engine replacement VIN: 5LMFU27525
i ve to replace this triton 5.4l v8 shoc engine for a rebuild one . but the rebuilder wants me to prime the oil pump.oil pump is at behine crankshaft balancer i wonder if there is any ways to prime in/out the vehicle or using the starter motor itself (is aroun...

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2003 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L no 4wd operation VIN: 1FMPU18L43
During more testin 2 days ago, we found that the communication cable to the module was going to ground. Repaired short & works fine.
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 6.0L injector pressure VIN: 1FTSX21P05
frnds, we fixed the vehicle,nw started my car,we again removed and checked all high pressure oil system ,replaced stand pipe in rh bank,also we found partially clogged oil cooler.we cleaned it ,refixed all system,cranked engine found nw pressure is acheived...
1999 Mercury Villager (Van) Estate 3.3L Front door lock actuator VIN: 4M2XV11T8X
Thanks all, as most agreed with the door actuator which is on order so I am closing this post for now. If it turns out to be something different I will update
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