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2002 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 7.3L oil leaks
Hey guys thank you for your time.I am by no means a diesel technician,but i have this rig here that on first look seemed to have a rear main seal leak.After reading all the info i could get on iatn ,well it seems to be leaking at high pressure oil pump line fi...
2007 Lincoln Town Car Executive L 4.6L door locks VIN: 1LNHM84W47
This car will lock it self when you drive down the road and keep tring to lock it self as you go. I had it sitting in the shop and the door lock them self and after a few mins the light will flash everytime the locks lock. Also every time you would try to star...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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1994 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Custom 5.8L Hesitation VIN: 1FBJS31H3R
i'm calling this fixed, although i am not completely satisfied. i wanted to replace the fuel pump with a ford unit, but ford has discontinued the pump. i found a carter whole tank unit and installed and the hesitation problem went away. what i am not satisf...
1994 Ford Explorer Limited 4.0L pcm fuse VIN: 1FMDU34X9R
It appears we fixed this although we never experienced an "AH HA" moment. While we found the movement of the wiring harness on the left side of the engine, (which feeds the transmission)made the short go away, we stripped it off and found no real damage or bur...
1996 Ford F-350 XL 7.3L No Start VIN: 2FDJF37F0T
Well this cold snap brought out a few more of these trucks on the weekend with no start issues. Saturday morning was -32*C, ouch. The two trucks that I was working on were both plugged in and the block heaters did test good. A little more questioning of the... Trouble codes: P1212 (ICP not at expected level).
2001 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L clutch VIN: 1FAFP42X51
Howdy Y'all! Thanks again to everyone who took time out to read and respond. Pete, Greg, John and Kieth helped the most. I believe they have "been there and done that". What I found was the Quadrant lever under dash had been changed. The aftermarket replaceme...
2008 Ford F550 6.4L No Start VIN: 1FD5F56RX8
The P2289 code was setting we checked all the wiring and found no problum. When we went to install a new sensor we found the rail was holding 28000 psi over 24 hour ( know one replied that this system can hold pressure) this truck was holding rail pressure and... Trouble codes: P2289 (Icp to high engine off).
1983 Lincoln Town Car 5.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1LNB96F2DY
well the pos towncar is fixed.thanks to all nine who responded.most of you gave helpfull information.the problem ended up being the tps.i never was able to catch the glitch on my scope.ended up going against my training and beliefs and became a parts changer.j...
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