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1993 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L transfer case VIN: 1FTDR15X3P
Truck returned and was stuck in 4 high and would not shift out back to 2 high. found that shifter control fuse was blown. Changed fuse and we rechecked the system and it worked ok on the hoist and when we road tested it. Customer took truck and again the same ...
1995 Ford ECONOLINE 7.5L Abs Module VIN: 1FDKE30G7S
I feel lost so you guys can help me find my way, i just got this RV for a very good price because of the small repairs needed, one which is the abs light comes on at first stop, i have the solus and it leads me to the left side dash near brake pedal for 4 pin ...
1997 Ford Escort 2.0L no power VIN: 1FALP13P7V
car came in with no power or acceleration.you give it gas and it takes a mile to pick up speed.converter isnt clogged and the timing is right.please help!!!
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 7.3L Shifts VIN: 1FTNX21F9X
This is the bosses son's truck.I got it in a couple of weeks ago with no over drive.It had a code for a trans. slip,torque converter fault.I can't remember the number and I've lost my notes.He said it had slipped some going into 2nd gear and never would go int...
2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMDU73W82
this will not accelerate except at wot. at medium throttle openings it falls on it's face. the 1/1 O2 sensor reads 1587mv engine running and over 1000mv koeo. tried a new bosch O2 sensor, and no difference. swapped sensors side to side, (other one was an oem s... Trouble codes: P0172, P0301, P0316, P1130, P1132
2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Unknown VIN: 1454431551
when i am accelerating from stop. Right before the trans shifts to second there is a strong vibration below your feet.but once it shifts it is fine. it does it a little bit on decel when it shifts back to first.
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Misfire VIN: FTNX21P13E
looking for any advise on removing stuck injector bolt comes loose can not wiggle injector or pull out. all others came out no problem Trouble codes: P0278
2003 Ford Windstar 3.8L speedo VIN: 2FM2A51493
this van has a strange problem the speedo does not work you drive it a short distance the speedo starts to work and the odometer goes to all dashes (---) the abs lights are on with codes for both front sensors. the cluters codes are u1039, p1502, p500, i know ...
2003 Ford E-250 5.4L all gauges VIN: 1FTNS24L53
we have a 03 ford e250 van that our b mechanic installed a new alternator and wiring pigtail to the alternator. when we started up the truck we did not have any gauges. no fuel, temp, oil pressure. We checked all fuses in both fuse boxes. In the fuse box under...
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L timing VIN: 1FTPW14564
im tring to learn more on this 5.4 before i tear it apart.. customer said it has had a rattle on start up for a while,after it starts it goes away.. but now there is a problem with the right bank(b1) im getting misfires from that side..i checked the timing wit...
2004 Ford Freestar 3.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA51654
Van came in with check engine light on and customer complant that when filling with gas it would spray back and turn the nozzle off I took and blew air throuh the vent hoses but didn't really find anything wrong. Trouble codes: 1450 (Excessive fuel tank vacuum)
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No codes VIN: 1FTWW3P7SE
We replaced the high pressure oil pump and connector for a no start hot problem. After getting it back together the turbo sounds like it has an exhaust brake thats staying on, when we unplug the varible vane control it goes away. What we want to know is there ...
2005 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Stall VIN: 1FMYU031X5
I replaced Mass Air Flow sensor cleared again test drove and car stalled again checked codes there where no but P1000 ODB II System Incomplete Is there a reset I need to do HELP Trouble codes: P0104 (Mass Air Flow Sensor)
2006 Ford Expedition Limited 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMFU17596
We get these codes P2106 and P2135, We can not find any diagnostic procedures for either of these code on Mitchel or Alldata I even googled the code and all peplies say to take it to the dealer. we found some TSBs for a 2004 with these codes but we already ref... Trouble codes: P2106 (Throttle activator controll system), P2135 (Elec throttle controll)
2000 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L no start VIN: 5LMPU28AIY
getting start voltage to fuse #21 and not down to the dtr but also have 4.3 volts befor crank to fuse 20 ann 21 not sure i'm supposed to have any there also made it run buy jumping the start sel and retrieved 5 codes po708 po713 p1702 p1743 p1746 when turn ke...
2001 Lincoln LS 3.0L Misfire VIN: 1LNHM86S11
Thanks in advance . This vehicle has a miss only when it rains. The vehicle has had this problem and has been to several reapir facilities inclunding the lincoln dealer. There are no stored codes history or present. The vehicle performs perfectly until it rain...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2001 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L No Start VIN: 2FMZA51481
Well this one is fixed. I'm sorry to say that I jumped the gun and called a locksmith. I should have given some time for you guys to reply. Most of you were exactly right, JUNK NAPA keys! The locksmith tried programming those NAPA keys for 4 hours. With my 4... Trouble codes: P1602 (PATS recieved invalid format of key code).
2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP53U53
Thanks to everyone that responded. Removed the reman pcm and installed original pcm. Replaced the crank sensor and we have not been able to recreate the problem since. Customer has had car for over a week without a problem. Thanks again for all the help.
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14564
truck still isnt fixed but i have some more info..i checked the timing with a scanner and the right bank(b1) is reading about 60 degrees,compression matches the other bank at around 128, oil pressure on the factory gauge at cold idle is a little over half whic... Trouble codes: P0012, P2196, P2271.
2004 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L noise VIN: 1FDAF57P14
After screwing around with this truck for way too long we found a hairline crack in the y-pipe on the driver's side pipe. Was very hard to see. I'm not sure if it was caused by installing a new turbo or not. Customer decided to hold off on the pipe for now.
2004 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L Surge, Misfire VIN: 2FAFP71W75
I have not seen this car back in over a week. which is a plus, And would consider that a success in this case. Thanks to everyone for the replies in this matter.
2007 Ford Five Hundred SEL 3.0L a/c VIN: 1FAHP24117
well this is fixed replaced the compressor and reciver dryer all is well sorry for the dealy customer dod not come back intel today
1992 Mercury Villager 3.3L Transmission VIN: 4M2ZV12T82
Sorry for the delay on the fix information for this vehicle,have been extremely busy this week allready and I wanted to verify that the van was indeed repaired and no other driveability issues were present. Again thanks to Jim from California and Eulas from Ne...
2005 Mercury Montego 3.0L Door VIN: 1MEFM42185
3 replies said plug & play no reprogram needed. Customer has not brought back. I fget worse we will pull glove box out and try the actuator. Thanks for help.
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