× Auto Repair Pros Member Benefits TechHelp Knowledge Base Forums Resources My iATN Marketplace Chat Pricing About Us Join Industry Sponsors Video Members Only Repair Shops Auto Pro Careers Auto Pro Reviews
Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for January 15, 2011
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Ford
Help Request Answers
1985 Ford F-250 6.9L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out
I am working on a 85 f-250 with the 6.9l IDI engine. It came it as a no-start with no fuel getting to the injectors. Fuel delivery to the injection pump was good, so we installed another injection pump. It had one installed about 2 years ago. After bleeding th...
2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA5144Y
My question is the MAF GPS should be higher than 2.8-3.0 GPS at an idle.A low reading from the MAF will cause a lean condition?Boosting fuel pressure helps slightly.There are no vacuum leaks anywhere.The last thing I have done is check for water in the fuel.Th...
2000 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM58U6Y
Ok, this is my wifes car. One day a few weeks ago she left to go to work and came right back home and said her car wasnt running correctly. Sure enough I go outside and I see the check engine light flashing and can tell it has a dead miss. I grab my mt2500 and... Trouble codes: P0301 (cylinder 1 misfire)

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
Fix/Summary Answers
1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 7.3L current draw VIN: 1FTNX21F3X
The fix was a new fuse box.I found a hole burn't thru the fuse box housing from the inside due to moisture intrusion.The gem module was fine.Thanks for verifying my suspicians.
2001 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMPU18L81
We are calling this one fixed enough by replacing the intake gaskets, it hasn't reset either lean code and has been cold started and had a couple long test drives. on the first drive both banks stayed below 8% (bank 1 5-7% bank 2 3-5%) second test drive saw ba... Trouble codes: P0171.
2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L Turbo VIN: 1FDWF34P06
Our management elected to send the vehicle to the dealer for poss warranty repair. A number of the reply's recieved suspect the tubo is carboned up internally, with several seggesting cleaning and several replacing. As pointed out by several, it does go to max...
1997 Lincoln Mark VIII LSC 4.6L Anti-theft system VIN: 1LNLM92V9V
We have not fixed this one yet but I will not give up trying. We have the vehicle running now and will see what signal is on the +/- bus line to see if we can recreate it. I will keep everyone posted once I have answers. Len
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next