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|2000 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMDU74E5Y
vehicle came in custoemr stated it died. started and drove in checked the cel and found the two codes p0172 p0175 and which are kinda uncommon on these from my understanding. I tested fuel pressure and had 90 psi and replaced the fuel pressure regulator. i tri... Trouble codes: P0172, P0175
|2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14535
Every once in a while this customer drives down his country road and hits mud puddles. His truck then spudders and dies out and will crank but not start. He returns a few hours later and it starts and runs great. We have replaced the Inertia Switch (hunch) tha... Trouble codes: P1233 (Fuel Pump Driver Module Disabled or Offline)
|2003 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L u joint VIN: 2MEFM75W13
I am about to lose it with this one!! Supposed to be a simple u joint replacement on the rear of this Grand Marqis so i pressed out the old one (which was in there very tight compared to most-all 4 caps were not just one), got the new one and found out you can...
|2004 Mercury Mountaineer 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4M2DU86W44
vehicle came in with no gas pedal response "check engine" & wrench light on - has same codes & same problem as previously repaired for but now no 5volt reference to TPS or APP sensors. checked all powers & grounds to PCM & also resistance & continuity in wirin... Trouble codes: P0121 (ECT throttle position sensor circuit), P0606 (PCM internal communication error), P2104 (TAC system forced idle), P2110 (TAC system forced limited RPM), P2135 (ETC TP sensor A/B correlation)
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|2001 Ford F F650 5.9L black smoke VIN: 3FDNF65YX1
PULLED ALL INJECTOR SENT THEM OUT THEY PASSED BUT WERE BLOWING OFF LOW SO THEY HAD THEM ALL REBUILT. SO FAR NO SMOKE UNDER LOAD. BOOST IS STILL 29-30 BUT RIGHT NOW NO SMOKE. PULLED EXHAUST BEFORE INJECTORS NO CLOGS AIR FILTER IS NEW RAN WITH AND WITH OUT NO CH...