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1994 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FMDU24X8S
I only get MAF voltage from the brick. No GPS reading. I only know grams per second. I am getting .85 - .89 volts at idle. Does anyone know what I should be looking for in volts from this MAF?
1994 Ford Explorer Limited 4.0L pcm fuse VIN: 1FMDU34X9R
Car came in with no start. After diagnosis replaced fuel pump, and EEC fuse approximately 1 month ago. Car left running just fine. Car was towed in over the weekend with a no start. Upon further checking found EEC fuse to be popped again. Put new one in turn k...
1995 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Misfire VIN: 1FMDU34X9S
Vehicle was here six months ago for a misfire problem that had been to other shops and no cure was determined. The problem is #4 spark plug fouls out. We confirmed fuel pressure, air, fuel regulator not leaking, compression (165), running compression (50 psi/b...
1997 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1FMRU18W8W
has a misfire on cylinder 1 and 8 .coils are good. Trouble codes: P0301, P0308
1997 Ford IHC 4700 T44 .0L No Start VIN: 1HTSCAB67W
This is an 1997 IHC 4700, T444E truck for a vol fire dept. I posted it in the Ford section because there is not an IHC choice. I am not experienced in these heavy duty trucks. It will crank, no start. It will run on starting fluid, fuel is getting to the inj p... Trouble codes: 543 (ecm/idm IDM fault not recieving data), 242 (532 - fuel inj snch smbol high), 532 (fuel inj snch smbol high), 544 (inj fault bank 2), 221 (SCCS circuit fault)
1998 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L 4th 5th VIN: 1FMYU24E8W
Truck came in with no fourth just revs out never even atemps to shift into fifth. With my verus hooked up i drove and manually shifted trans with verus and when forth is commanded it just would rev. I pulled the pan with my verus hooked up tested all solenoids...
2000 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L Excessive Vacuum VIN: 1FTYR10VXY
Vehicle came in to us with high idle/drive idle. Currently it's running @ around 1500 RPM at idle both cold and hot. We've tried everything that we can think of for testing to include re-programming the computers with IDS. Only thing that we've found on this t...
2000 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L No Start VIN: 1FAFP42X6Y
i have a mustang that is not starting, i have replaced pcm and intake, intake because it didn't have one. it has spark and injector noid. the spark moves around the motor as it should but the fuel injectors all pulse at the same time and flood the car out. put...
2001 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L No Start VIN: 2FMZA51401
Hello, fuel pump relay fuse #5 in battery dist. box was blown replaced fuse and it has not blown again so far. it seems to me i had this once before and there was a wire rubbed through by jack or on floor in back under carpet. I checked all of that and it is ...
2001 Ford Taurus SE 4-Valve 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP56S9Y
I have a Taurus here that is driving me crazy! On the first crank of the day cold it will spin but not run. When this occurs it looses injector pulse and fire. I still have power to the injectors and the coils but the computer stops grounding them. I have repl...
2006 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.0L engine VIN: 1FDAF56P55
hello to all. this is more for a ford tech,this client has a fleet of 5 of these trucks and now there are two with this problem.one is a04 and the other 05.just while driving the engine has shut down and cranks but no start.checked pressure att fuel pump,thats...
2007 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Power Steering Pump VIN: 1FAHP34N26
This particular vehicle has been a mystery, after approx 6-8 months the power steering quit working. This had has 4 power steering pumps,..all Ford/Motorcraft Reman Pumps,.as well as a new Rack assembly,..Has anybody experienced this with Ford Reman Pumps? or ...
2007 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L engine VIN: 1FDWF36P57
This truck was towed in from another repair shop for a no start concern.They replaced the oil cooler but still no start.checked and found icp pressure was 0psi.No oil at oil filter while cranking.Removed and found oil pump scored. Installed new pump and front ...
1999 Mercury Villager Estate 3.3L Starting VIN: 4M2XV11T8X
This is my fathers van was drove in his yard 2 weeks ago sat for6 days because of ice and snow. He went to start it and the battery was dead from the cold. Charged battery will not run. I scanned it but it had no codes. It has 60 pounds of fuel pressure in fro...

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1999 Ford Contour SE 2.5L Pats VIN: 1FAFP66L5X
As it ends up this was not a PATS problem at all. I did a bunch of checking at the ignition switch to see how the PATS system was working both when the car would and wouldn't start. At one point during testing when the car would not start, I noticed that I had...
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