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1989 Ford FALCON 3.9L Injectors VIN: JG25KP9615
Vehicle starts periodically .if you turn it off ,cranks over but will not start .has spark but no injector pulse .remove dizzy ,spin it pulse to injectors appears ,fit and vehicle starts .turn it off same scenario .checked supplies to computer ,ok .help will b...
1996 Ford Contour GL 2.0L Main Bearings VIN: 1FALP6534T
Hey Guys does anyone know why Alldata does not have torque specs for the main bearing caps on this engine,need info ASAP
1997 Ford F-250 7.5L No Start VIN: 1FTHX26G1V
Engine will crank but not start, has no dtcs stored, no injector pulse and no pip at coil. I can disconnect the spout connector and truck will start. Any known causes?
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L Stall VIN: 1FTNX21F3X
Hey guys, Have a 7.3 that is hard start and won't idle but you can keep it running with heavy throtle application. Smokes [grey] bad, and won't rev up much. The ICP is high [2100 or more] and will not go below 1400 or so even with sensor un plugged. Scanner ma...
2002 Ford Mustang 3.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Holds back VIN: 1FAFP40412
Hello to all you ford techs out there. I got this mustang giving me should be so simple. It holds back on acceleration like it not getting any fuel. I drove it while monitoring the ftp sensor,and a fuel pressure gauge and they both do the same
2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Unknown VIN: 1FTSW31P24
This transmission is losing approx. 1 qt. every 2- 3 days. Upon inspection I can't see where it's leaking, no wetness as if it were blowing up under the chassis or anywhere. Transmission was service around 2 months ago, but unsure if this has anything to do wi...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L cam phaser VIN: 1FTSX215X5
still has excessive noise at operating temp. at deceleration and coming down to idle. Noise is eliminated if i unplug vct solenoid on drivers side and has plenty of power...does fine while driving cold
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L long crank VIN: 1FTSW21P56
Thanks in advace for reading my problem.I have this 06 6liter that has about a 30 second crank before it fires up.It has had a new ficm and reflash about8 months ago for mutiple injector voltage codes,has work good till about two weeks ago.Changed oil and filt...
2006 Ford Mustang 4.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1ZVFT80N86
Hello Technicians I am wondering if you can help me out with this one.I have been working on this vehicle for a while now. It cuts-out while it is being driven, and the lights on dash and all battery power disappear brieffly. It can be re-started right away a...
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTSX21596
Vehicle came in with ABS light on , Noise in front wheels and Engine missing under load...(Understatement!!) We never drove it because the front wheel bearings were falling apart!... We replaced them (that fixed the ABS and the noise concerns) We had 3 Codes ...
2007 Ford Five Hundred Limited 3.0L rear brake and turn signal lamps VIN: 1FAHP25147
need help on this one guys. has no rear turn sinals or stop lamps except for third brake light. front turn signals work good. pulled both rear lamps and have no power to either. check fuses and could not find any bad ones. tried to trouble shoot smart junction...
2008 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L abs VIN: 1FTRF14V18
I have a code C1230 for rear diff. ABS sensor. Old sensor read open circuit so I relaced sensor. New sensor reads 6 M ohms. Have also replaced wiring harness for open in wire. Still get the same code . Scoped sensor and no wave forum. A rear ABS sensor usually...

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1993 Ford Taurus SHO 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FACP54Y4P
Sorry it has taken so long to close this request. The employee that started this job only gave me a two day notice before leaving. He left me hanging and I took over in the middle of the job. I found a bad ECM. Powers and grounds to the ECM were okay. Vehicle ...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNX20F1X
Thanks go out to"Charles [...]" [[...]] and all that answered. Everyone wanted to remove chip and restore to original programing. Sounded good to me, but did not understand why the light just came on when chip has been there for years. ... Trouble codes: P1361 (Glow plug circuit low input rt bank), P1393 (Glow plug circuit low input lt bank), P0605, P0603.
2001 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FAFP34PO1
puled valve cover and found that #3 lifter was out of place,removed head and found that the valve seat was bad.replaced seat put everything back togrther and is is fine.Thanks to all Trouble codes: 0303 (misfire on 3).
2003 Ford FIESTA TDCi 1.4L Pcm / Ic VIN: WFOHXXGAJ3
Hi,Members Sorry for the late response - This type of car was saled in our land for very low units - because of this it was very difficult to find used parts. To solve this problem I should find a PCM with the correct IC and with IDS from Ford to programme the...
2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Lack of power VIN: 1FTSW31P24
Thanks to all that replied, customer has set aside time for the truck to be left with me, but will not be until they get back from a trip in a month, hope it makes it.
2005 Ford Escape Limited 3.0L noise VIN: 1FMYU93145
It has been one week now,vehicle has not returned, I guess the motor vac (injector flush)worked? Thanks once again to everyone.
2010 Ford edge 3.5L fail to program VIN: 2FMDK4KC7A
Well guys thanks for all the help. I contacted Ford Technical Assistance. They went through all the obvious. Hard resets, old RCM, Manually enter VIN,etc... The root problom I was having was that no matter what I did, I could not communicate with PCM which ope...
2002 Lincoln Continental 4.6L compressor VIN: 1LNHM97V52
sorry but this problem has yet to return. I have however fixed other problems on this same car and the ac is still working . I dont have an answer for how the pressure switch was causing the short and why its gone . My guess is its still in the harness and wil...
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