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1997 Ford F-250 7.3L High Pressure pump VIN: 1FTHF26F3V
Hello, Have this ford that came in for a very loud noise when engine is running.I can only describe it as a loud rattle as if you had a bad bearing on a altenator an it was vibrating.We took of the belt to make sure this was not the case. So we installed a re...
2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Cam sensor VIN: 1F2DT43E24
Vehicle came in with the classic chirp/squeel coming from camshaft sensor. Replaced sensor made all marks before I took sensor off. After replacement, customer drove 220 miles and check engine light came on with p1309 code. Brought vehicle back to shop. Follow...
2003 Ford BA Falcon 4.0L Ball Joint VIN: 6FPAAAJGSW
We seem to have a quite consistent problem with this model only after raising vehicle on 2 post hoist for service or repairs. When returning vehicle to the road it will have a nasty shudder/judder through steering when turned which corrects itself completely o...
2003 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMRU15W83
Engine cranks, but won't fire. On occasion will fire and immediately dies. Can wide open throttle it and it will run, seems very lean. Looking at the O2 sensors pre-cat shows pegged low, .06V even when goosing throttle. Checked fuel pressure, o.k.-checked vacu... Trouble codes: P0204 (Injector 4 Control Circuit)
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, hard start when hot VIN: 1FTWW31P75
Truck has long crank time when hot or a no start. Dead pedal/no throttle response, throttle response returns after a few seconds. Due to batt bad batteries low charge-- alt. and batteries changed, batt & charging sys. functions normally now (sorry pids snapsh... Trouble codes: U1900 (Can communication..), P0261, P1876 (Gem/Central Timer--T-case 2 wh drive), B1483 (Gem/Central Timer--Brake Pedal), P0600 (Serial Comm Link error), U1900 (Can communication..)
1996 Lincoln Continental Anniversary 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNLM97V7T
Ford-Lincoln experts need help on this one!We have serviced this vehicle for years-maintanence has been kept up on runs absolutely smooth & quiet & vehicle is clean-feel this is important because even my local Ford dealers hear the year\model & groan.They told... Trouble codes: P0174 (system lean bank 2), P1519 (imrc stuck closed)

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2000 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L stuck in 4x4 low VIN: 1FMPU16L8Y
Hi All For the 7 that replied thank you for your help. No one hit the nail on the head. I went to my local ford dealer and talked to a friend who is the heavy line tech. he let me borrow the shop manual and I did all 42 steps testing everything. What it boil...
2001 Ford Windstar 3.8L Misfire VIN: 2FM7A51481
thanks guys the problem was two cures one was clean egr holes in man and ign coil probely the real problem but coil was new i dont understand getting a bad new coil thats what threw me but half the holes in man was plugged also installed new plugs and cleaned ...
2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FAFP52U73
Thanks to all who gave us ideas on our TCC problem on the 03 Taurus after a valve body overhaul using Sonax parts our car still locked up - even in the parking lot.Suprisingly if you stopped really easy, it wouldn't act up. Further evaluation led to the TCC si...
2006 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.8L hyd pump VIN: 1FDXE45SX7
took to dealer due to the fact that module has to be programed. thanks for replies.
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