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1994 Ford F-150 XL 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FTEF15NXR
HI All This Ford came in with a no start situation, it would turn over but not fire off. Our inspection found no spark. So seeing this before I removed the spout plug and the truck started. My think was the ECM, so replace the ECM with a reman unit, The truck...
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1998 Ford Ranger XL 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTYR14CXW
really strange problem here. engine runs ok when first started. after revving up engine, it starts to misfire and run really rough. customer had it at dealer they told him it was bad lifters and fuel injectors. he replaced all injectors and lifters, still runs... Trouble codes: P0303, P0304
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2000 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP5222Y
This Taurus in the recent past had fuel rail pressure sensor replaced twice. freeze frame data long term fuel trim both banks -3.1, vss 0 mph, rpm 706 load41.2%. compression 175-180 psi. slight missfire at idle higher rpm no miss new plenum gasket, im leaning ... Trouble codes: P0302, P0191
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2002 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L clutch disk VIN: 1FMZU72E32
I had a 2002 ford explorer in shop for clutch replacement, couldn't find correct clutch disk, pressure plate or even slave cylinder, it has a 26 spline, 1.125 inch diameter input shaft, the LUK part #07-169 is supposed to be the correct replacement but the sha...
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2004 Ford Focus LX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAPP34Z24
hey everyone thanks for reading an trying to help. this vehicle came to our shop from another shop that had done some other repairs and tried to address this one also. it had a code p0171 a the other shop as well as this p0054. they found a vacuum leak and was... Trouble codes: P0054 (heater circuit bank 1 switch 2)
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P45
Its a 2005 ford f-250 super duty with a 6.0L direct injection motor. I had a p0264 p0267 p0270 p0270 p0273 p0276 p0279 p0282 each code was for Injector 1-8 circuit low wile testing a p0611 came up for the fuel injection control module performance. Checked powe... Trouble codes: P0261, P0264, P0267
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSX21P45
I have very little experience in diesel motor. I hope someone can enlighten me. I have multiple codes and they r all 8 injectors not having enough pressure. Problem started when truck ran out of fuel. Customer refilled it and it started right up 1/2 hour later...
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2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 3.5L A/c Clutch VIN: 1FAHP25W28
half power, can't locate ground to coil. Checked Fuses under hood and dash, they are ok. Flip Flopped the A/C relay, no results.
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1995 Ford F-350 XLT 7.3L master cyl. VIN: 1FTJW36F2S
Well it is finally gone. I replaced the vac. pump, rebled the system & still had the same problem. I then began to question the new brk. booster I had installed & made some calls. It turns out that the parts store had given me the wrong booster. I installed th...
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1997 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 5.0L shifts late , no tcc VIN: 1FMDU35PXV
The problem has not occured in the last 30 days .I don't think I did a good enough explaining the problem .The information from the IATN techs was accurate . It was just generic .
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1998 Ford Ranger Splash 3.0L abs VIN: 1FTZR15V1X
SORRY FOR THE DELAY,WAITED FOR THE VEHICLE TO COME BACK, BUT HASN'T OF YET. I WILL POST THE RESULTS WHEN I GET THIS TRUCK BACK AND FIXED! THKS ALL FOR THE HELP.
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1998 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMDA5146W
Thanks for the help on this vehicle. The problem was in the vent solenoid circuit and not the purge valve circuit that the code indicated. It had lost its 12v supply somewhere. I checked the schematice and saw that it was spliced into the same 12v supply as th... Trouble codes: P1451 (evap system-ctrl valve fault).
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1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Lack of power VIN: 1FDWF37F5X
Nearly everyone was correct on this one. I dropped the tank to find lots of debris in the tank. Inside of the tank in pretty ruff shape. Customer declined a new tank so I cleaned the old one best I could. The pickup on the fuel sender was cracked and at low ... Trouble codes: P1627 (Turb o Boost Pressure Too Low).
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1999 Ford fLEETWOOD M/ 6.8L Cuts out VIN: 3FCNF53S1X
Gentleman, thanks for your patience! After driving this motorhome with the RV dealership technician, and not able to reproduce the complaint while driving with him (normal driving) I thought for sure that they were over reving the engine, causing it to cut out... Trouble codes: P0503.
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2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L pcm re-flash VIN: 1FTSS34P25
Thanks for all the replies that I receive. They were good replies but I donít solve the problems. All the solutions that I receive are the same from Ford. Maybe I have a communication problem with FICM . But maybe this information is useful for future refe...
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2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L head both banks VIN: 1FVGF22C5X
I GOT 8 REPLIES .AND WANT THANK EVERY ONE OF YOU THAT WAS A LOT HELP .I JUST TRIED TO BE PREPARE. FOR THIS KIND OF 'NORMAL ISSUE' IBEEN A LUCKY GUY- CAUSE HAVING DONE SOME TUNE-UPS ON THIS ENGINES W/OUT PROBLEM ,BUT WE NEVER KNOW ,THANK YOU AGAIN EVERY BODY . ...
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2006 Mercury Mountaineer Premier 4.6L Misfire VIN: 4M2EU48846
The vehicle returned to ford under customers extended warranty. Ford attributed the misfire to the cylinder #1 spark plug. While the misfire is gone the customer still hears the ticking but is not concerned about repairing it. We had some good responses but...
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