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1991 Ford F-250 XLT Lariat 7.3L axle seal/wear sleeve VIN: 1FTHF25M7M
I'm replacing a leaky hub seal on the rear of this truck,everything was going well enough until I got the seals.After finding that the seals ID didn't match the OD of the shaft I was told that I had to remove the wear sleeve from the axle.I tried hitting the s...
1993 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTCR14U9P
got a call from this customer said he drove rig to store and wouldn't start when he went to leave, I thought maybe vapor lock, so I told him to cycle ign off to on several times and then try, but did not help. Replaced fuel filter, but no help. tough to reprod... Trouble codes: 136 (lean bank 2), 172 (lean bank 1), 176 (lean bank 2)
2000 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1FMRU1660Y
regular customer who has gone by the book since day 1. came in with p0306. replaced coil, road tested, misfire again, p0306. replaced #6 plug with autolite platinum and the just changed coil, road tested and again p0306. removed the new coil on # 6 and swapped... Trouble codes: P0306 (cyl.6 misfire), P0307 (cyl. 7 misfire), P0300 (random misfire)
2007 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L Cooling fan VIN: 2MEFM74W5X
hi all, Cooling fan running at Max speed while the engine normal temperature and air-conditioning turned off. When you run the engine in the morning or after a period of parking, fan is not working and after using the car for some time its work normaly at low ...

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2003 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Air Bag Light VIN: 2FMZA51413
I ended up sending this one to the dealer and they replaced the front crash sensor to fix this one. I couldn't get enough info to be confident I could make the right decision to fix this one on the first shot. Thanks to all who replied.
2005 Ford Freestyle SE 3.0L Intermit drive reverse VIN: 1FMZK01175
Thanks to Abuseok Avinash from Tennessee for the pressures, that confirms my readings, and I a agree with you Dave the high miles would indicate a rebuild is due. I talked to my transmission guys and they are in the process of rebuilding one for another custom...
2006 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMEU72E66
Thank all for their input. The water must of come in thru the vent hose, which is tucked in behind the gas fill cap. The only thing I can figure, is that ford doesn't use a full inner wheel well liner. You can just reach in thru the wheel well, and grab the ve... Trouble codes: P0451.
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