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2000 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L stuck in 4x4 low VIN: 1FMPU16L8Y
Hi Ford techs Got a 00 Expedition towed in for no start replaced fuel pump, started fine but stuck in low range, checked archives, and found many posts saying that the transfer case motor was the cause. Removed motor and started engine. with foot on brake and...
2000 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L air bag VIN: 2FMDA5244Y
hi every one need help i am trying to change the clock spring on ford windstar 2000 but i cant get the steering wheel of i know it has that one bolt you turn but not sure if clock wise or counter clock wise but i turned it both ways it it wont come out i never...
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 7.3L Electronic VIN: 1FDWX36F72
Thanks in advance. this truck is starting out in third gear . It has codes po743 , po755 and p1747 . There is no power at terminals 1 and 12 at connector at rear of transmission. fuse 23 is good and i was looking for some help with locationg junction s122 as t...
2004 Ford Excursion Limited 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FMSV43P34
Hi Guys and Gals, Looking for some advice on this 6.0. May have really stepped into the dodo on this one. Came in with complaint of power loss and smoking intermittenly and code p0404. Couldn't duplicate power loss but egr was sticking. I rmoved egr and found ... Trouble codes: P0404 (egr preformace)
2005 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU96H85
Hello and thank you, really need some help with this one. Vehicle came in with heavy engine knock; engine needed replacment. Vehicle drove in and out of shop with the knock and NO check engine light. When we started the job we disconnected the vehicle battery... Trouble codes: P0606 (PCM Processor Fault), P1A10 (Hybrid Powertrain control module - battery disabled), P1A13 (Hybrid Powertrain Control Module Regenerative Braking Diabled), P2104 (TAC System forced idle.)
2006 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.8L hyd pump VIN: 1FDXE45SX7
code is c0195. cant find any info on this code. no trouble shooting charts. any help would be great. abs light on at all times. cleaned grounds. when i looked down at unit i noticed someone had taken weather protection out of plug in. i cleaned and reinstalled...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.8L wipers VIN: 1FTSW21YX8
customer complaint is at times while driving the wind shield wipers and washers come on w/o doing antthing. have ford ids. no codes in any modules. wiper ground ok. have wiggle tested multi-function lever. windshield does not appear to be leaking shorting out ...

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1985 Ford F-150 5.0L Hesitation VIN: 1FTDF15N2F
replaced the fuel filterS engineered a new filter to the inline filter thanks to ken in utah thanks for all the input guys
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L Surge, Low power VIN: 1FTNX21F6X
Okay, so here is the end result. I needs a turbo, but the customer is going to send it back to where he bought it (Internet purchase), so I can not actually [...] it fixed. Here is what I found. The turbo is about 1.5 years old and felt fine to me. I thought I ... Trouble codes: P0603 (Keep alive memery error), P0500 (vss fault), P0720 (output speed sensor ckt. fault), P0476 (Exhaust back pressure control valve performance).
1999 Ford Contour LX 2.0L exhaust camshaft gear VIN: 1FAFP6636X
thanks John & Sean your info was most useful. it took starting from scratch with timing belt off, reinstalled it carefully and all is well this Contour now runs great!
2000 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L Gas Gauge Doest Read VIN: 1FMRV15W01
First thanks for the help everyone. We found that the aftermarket sending unit is NOT bad, IT would read right if I really filled the vehicle up. Our real problem lied in the fact that when filling up at the station the pump would cut off like the tank was f...
2001 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L brake warning light VIN: 1FTRW08L81
Instrument cluster fixed the brake light problem, electronic switch had shorted internally in cluster causing problem. there is supposed to be 10.4 volts going to emergency brake pedal switch and 5.5 volts going to both wires at brake master switch and to abs ...
2003 Ford Mustang 3.8L 2-3 shift VIN: 1FAFP44473
i tried what most replied with replacing or checking accumulator spring or springs, i didn't find any problems with any springs or seals but replace 2-3 spring and piston for as little as they cost.the owner i believe is going to drive it so thanks to all that...
2008 Ford Escape XLS 2.3L lacks power VIN: 1FMCU02Z78
Thank you very much for the replies.Vehicle is not yet fixed. We are odering special tools to check timing on this engine.I will post a message when it's done.Thanks again.
2003 Lincoln LS 3.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNHM87A03
this car is still killing me the car still goes into fail safe mode when it is cold. after it warms up, you just shut if off and start it back up and it runs perfect. still getting code 2107 2110. I am realy leaning to pcm Trouble codes: P2107, P2110.
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