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1986 Ford F-150 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: 1FTEF14N2C
hi all tech out there i had a 86 F150 no start until alot of cranking then it run. accelerate no power it backfire . add propane while during accel. it pick right up. check fuel pressure ok 35psi both in tank fuel pump and rail fuel pump working.had relace fil...
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1995 Ford Escort 1.9L Electronic VIN: 1FA5P14J4S
This car came in with the AC compressor not engaging. We discovered the AC WOT cutoff relay is always being engaged which turns off the compressor. We used the scanner and determined the computer is sending the WOT signal all the time. We tried a TPS and a use...
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1995 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L transimision VIN: 1FNDU34X3S
Trans worked fine first test drive, Thought Id check the OD switch, Once I set it that was it never got lockup again, I know the 95 is just before OB-II checked fuses ok, should I put the 95 valve body and try it , it did set 648 code, incorrect 4th gear, ...
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1997 Ford Aspire 1.3L No Start VIN: KNJLT05H5V
hello everyone thanks in advance . i replace this harness caues they had a freind do some wiring to get it running thay said it ran for a few days then smoke came out from under dash than died. fuse box was burned up so told them need a harnest to start with.w...
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2000 Ford Excursion Limited 6.8L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FMNU42SXY
Idles fine no misfires, it will stall whn put into gear. During idle the engine rpm and turbine speed is different. In gear, the turbine speed goes to 0. There are no codes.
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2001 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FAFP34PO1
Car has slight skip almost all the time.Code 0303 misfire on # 3 only.New plugs,wires,compression,fuel pressure,and cat is fine.Swap coil and still did the same thing.There are times when it runs fine and times it may not go around the block.Has anyone experen... Trouble codes: 0303 (misfire on 3)
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2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start, Hesitation, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTWW33PX5
Hello Everyone, Well, I have a 6.0L here and this is my first rodeo with one of these so I'm trying to be very cautious before I start. I have looked for information on these codes but can't find that much. The first code I have is P2285 ICP injection control ... Trouble codes: P2285 (ICP Injection control presssure), P0528 (VDF Visctronic Drive Fan), P0341 (CMP Cam sensor)
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2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FDXE45P35
i am working on a local shuttle van that was towed in. the vehicle stalled and has not restarted since. i have read through several posts for no starts on the 6.0 but i don't see any that relate to my circumstance. I have experience diagnosing gas engines bu... Trouble codes: P0232, P0272, P0275, P0281
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2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTWW31P15
this truck came in and had overheated first thing we check was egr cooler common failuer we all know. sure enough was bad and tons of water in intake. drained coolant pulled down right pipe from exaust manifold to turbo and crank engine and tons of water came ... Trouble codes: P0335
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1993 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTCR14U9P
Found Ect to be bad, black plastic type, fixed on Sat Apr. 11, started restarted every time, thanks for your help guys Trouble codes: 136 (lean bank 2), 172 (lean bank 1), 176 (lean bank 2).
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1998 Ford Explorer XLT 5.0L transfercase VIN: 1FMZU35P2W
THIS WAS MY FIRST REQUEST, WOW YOU GUYS ARE AWSOME. I REPLACED THE TRANSFER CASE, HAD THE FRONT SHAFT REBUILT AND IT WORKS LIKE IT IS NEW. PROCURED A USED CASE FROM LOCAL TRUCK WRECKING YARD. I AM IMPRESSED AT THE SINCERE AND TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE OF THE GUYS T...
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1999 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L ABS module VIN: 1FAFP53U1X
Finally got one to work. Took car to dealer first to confirm diagnosis and we were correct. Used parts are a nightmare!! Took 6 before we got a good one. Luckily you can just plug them in to check before you install completely. Installed good used pump an...
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2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Left front turn signal lamp VIN: 2FMZA5146Y
Thanks for the help. Sometimes it helps to talk it out. At this left front turn signal - park lamp there are three wires. One is a power feed. The other two are the ground for the turn signal and park lamp. They both go directly from this bulb to the front ele...
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2000 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1FMRU1660Y
well, the vehicle is fixed, for now... going back to my gut instinct, i wanted to "know or feel" the positive connection of the coil to the plug as in the days of old. i replaced #7 coil again with another new coil, but this time also coated the outer part of ... Trouble codes: P0306 (cyl.6 misfire), P0307 (cyl. 7 misfire), P0300 (random misfire).
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTNF21515
I messed up checking this out after the initial repair. I did not have the air filter in place. The air box sits right on the engine on this and with the air filter out the air from the fan will mess with the air going past the MAF sensor. I put the air filte... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P0302 (cyl. 2 missfire), P0303 (cy. 3 missfire), P0316 (misfire on start up), P0420 (cat. efficiency B1).
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2005 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU96H85
Thanks to Damian [...] who responded to this posting, who stated all the hybrid codes were due to the hybrid battery being at a low state of charge and the no start issue was due to a crank sensor that was a little over tightened and cocked over the trigger r... 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.).
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2007 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L Cooling fan VIN: 2MEFM74W5X
hi all, thanks for every one who replied me and special thanks to Steve he was on the track,the cause is transmission oil overheating, the fan began to run at max when TFT sensor read 100 C and the reading will continus increased ( reach 120 C ), I replaced...
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