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|2002 Ford E-250 Econoline 4.2L Park Brake VIN: 1FTNS24292
Hello i have a 2002 e-250 i am having trouble putting the park brake shoes on. It appears the axle hub is in the way of installition do i have to pull the axles to replace the park brake shoes. Thanks for any help
|2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Slip Joint VIN: 1FMYU93193
Removed front drive shaft to replace pinion seal. The cap came off slip joint and roller bearings came out. Went to re-assemble and slip joint goes into a bind when ever I put all 6 roller bearings in joint. Everthing looks in good shape, but joint won't slide...
|2005 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Cuts out VIN: 1FTPW14515
Truck runs good untilit gets hot. Thenhas a slight intermitent misfire on cylinders 5, 6, # 8. Mainly #5. Swapped #5  coils. no change Swapped # 5 & #1 injectors . no change. Checked Coil driver circuit from pcm to coils and found no short circuits or high ... Trouble codes: P0354 (ignition coil 4 citcuit), P0355 (Ignition coil 5 citcuit), P2006
|2002 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L Charging VIN: 1MEFM55S82
Brought car in about two weeks ago with charging system problem. We did our normal check and condemned the alternator. Customer took it back to original shop for warranty replacement. Two weeks pass and same problem. This time we found [ perhaps was this way o...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1999 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.6L gas tank VIN: 1FTRE14W1X
Removed vent tube and blew compressed air through it. Heard a rattle and tried to fill again. Will take gas but not at full pressure from the pump. About 3/4. Will let customer try it that way for now. Thanks for the help.
|2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L cruise control
the f-350 is fixed it was the cruise control deactivation switch on the master cylinder thankx for the help
|2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L P/S Pump VIN: 1FTNW21F61
THANKS TO ALL WHO REPLIED,AFTER PERFORMING PRESSURE TESTS AT PUMP,BOOSTER&GEAR BOX ALL WERE OVER 1400 PSI. SO I REPLACED THE BOX WITH A DEALER UNIT& FIXED THE PROBLEM!!!THANKS AGAIN.
|2001 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU04131
I'm pleased to report this vehicle is repaired and back in the hands of it's happy, if not poorer owner. After covering all of the many helpful suggestions which included wiring, exhaust back pressure, and fuel injectors, the final fix here was the ECU. The di... Trouble codes: P0353.
|2010 Ford f150 5.4L traction control VIN: 1FTFW1EVOA
UNDER THE ADVICE OF THE IATN MEMBERS I'VE EXPLAINED TO THE CUSTOMER TO READ THE OWNERS MANUAL MORE CLOSELY.I DID SUGGEST DISCONNECTING AN ABS SENSOR BUT HE WANTS ABS BUT NOT TRACTION CONTROL...LIKE THE LINE IN THE MOVIE COOL HAND LUKE,"SOME PEOPLE YOU JUST CAN...