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1993 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1FTCR14X3P
hey fellow techs i have a good one here,93 ranger that surge up and down off idle,the more pedal you give it the lower the rpms go than pops and back fires,if you let go of the throttle it searches for an idle than smoothes out after awhile.i rechecked fuel pu...
1998 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1FAFP53S8W
I have this Taurus that is failing the smog test too rich and too high HC. I have tested the fuel pressure and the regulator no problem found (NPF) I checked the purge system, NPF still running rich with both the regulator and purge valve out of the picture. I...
1999 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, low power VIN: 1FMDU34E8X
Vehicle started out running fine until driving on hiway,customer says ses lite came on and power immediately went away.found codes p0107 and p0112,checked wiring and replaced maf due to results(also have retried known good maf since intial replacement).test dr... Trouble codes: P0107, P0112, P1309
1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L No Start
hey all thanks ahead for your help..this truck will not start. ran fine then next day would not start..scann shows p1668 com error. i checked the archives and all previous say the idm would be the cause..i swapped it out with another and still no start but i n... Trouble codes: P1668
2002 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 2FTRX18L52
I have test drove this truck twice and cannot reproduce the symptoms. Customer says the truck falls on its face when engine is cold and accelerating, almost to the point of stalling. This is an intermittent problem. No check engine light, but tried to scan tru...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 6043093608
Getting ready to pull an engine, do i need the special modular engine frame for the pull or can i do it with a chain. Apparently you have to pull the intake off to hook up the frame according to mitchell. Anything else i need to know?? Will it go back in with...
2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L No Start VIN: 1FDWE35L64
This is a motorhome passing thru town, died on the road and was towed. Engine will crank but will not fire. Tested all fuses under hood and under dash. All OK. Scanned on board computer and found "No Data" with Modis and other older scan tool. Tested for volta...

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1996 Ford Explorer XL 4.0L torque converter VIN: 1FMDU34X0T
Thanks to all that replied ,but still have not found the problem with this vehicle. All sensors seem to be working & reading correctly.Vehicle load seems normal,compared to other data streams from other explorers.When I road test vehicle with TRAN- X tester on...
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L Stall VIN: 1FTNX21F3X
Regretably I have not figured this thing out yet. I cannot just start throwing parts at it until it is fixed. As a result I am closing this out for now. Customer has other vehicles and has been patient but I cannot afford to waste any more time on this problem...
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