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1992 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L No Start VIN: 1FACP42E9N
Any help will be greatly appreciated.This 92 mustang was towed for a no start.Check for spark,none while cranking,would get a couple of sparks when releasing key from start.If I jumpered at solenoid to spin engine,had spark.Noticed fuel pump ran anytime key wa...
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1997 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L code P0340 cam senso VIN: 1FTCR10A0V
today I replaced the 2 wires from the cam sensor right up to the ECM cleared the codes and started the truck. the light went back on after stopping the engine asnd restarting. the truck runs great no diveability problems. one thing is the return wire for this ... Trouble codes: P0340 (camshaft position sensor)
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1997 Ford F-350 7.3L Rpm VIN: 1FTJW35F8V
Truck came in after on a long trip had a transmission put in and started out on his trip got 250mi away went to turn on his head lights and rpms jumped up from 1700 to 2300 he said its never done that before got to where he was going and some where along the w...
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2000 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 7.3L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FDAF56F6Y
hello to all iatn members,have this 2000 f550 diesel 7.3,this thing runs like it has a misfire,im not real good on these diesels,when you drive it has no power starts smoking real bad, seems to get worse as the temp gets to the operating temp,tried a new fuel ...
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2002 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L No Start, Misfire VIN: 3FAHP37382
Costumer hit speed bump, car shut down, scan system code p1233, went to inertia switch reset, tested switch was good, bypass switch, had no rpms, power over 10 volts at fuel pump driver module, change fpdm & clean ground at fpdm now has fuel pressure. Still no... Trouble codes: P1233 (Fuel pump driver module)
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2002 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Wear Issues VIN: 1FMZU73E52
My question is the vehicle has tires of same type and size,just different wear.Like as much as 1/8" difference in 3 tires 1 new.The 2 on rear are 1/8" different. Can this damage a differential? I said it needed tires, all new. Another mechanic said it wouldn't...
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2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTSW31P83
Hello fellow Techs. This truck stalled on the freeway and came in on the hook. ICP low. Pulled Pass Valve cover, installed Rotunda high pressure plug to isolate that bank. ICP went up to Desired ICP during cranking. Air checked HPO log and injectors and no lea...
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2004 Ford Excursion XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FWSU45P44
Howdy, This one was pulled in from a dealer, if you crank it long enough it will make about 460 psi and try to start but wont. I air checked through the injector control pressure sensor port and with the ipr commanded to 90% it will hold air and not leak down,... Trouble codes: P2285 (Icp sensor circuit), P2617 (Crank sensor circuit open)
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2008 Ford Edge SEL 3.5L pass inner tie rod VIN: 2FMDK38C28
hope one of you have done one of these. thanks in advance passenger side inner tie rod needs replacing. everything we have says must remove rack and both bellow boots to replace this tie rod. this looks like a regular tie rod with a crimped washer that we coul...
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1999 Mercury Tracer GS 2.0L No Start VIN: 1MEFM10P2X
I apologize in advance, as I have no scanner right now. I changed heater hoses and now the damn thing wont start. No spark, no injector pulse. Has power to coil. I checked all connectors. Nothing unplugged. No blown fuses and fuel cutoff is not tripped. I have...
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2000 Mercury Villager (Van) Estate 3.3L MIL Lamp on, Shift VIN: 4M2XV14TOY
What we have is quite the head scratcher. This villager (aka nissan quest) came in with a very harsh 1-2 shift. After scanning vehicle found codes for tps. Scanner pid showed 5.10v unchanging on tps. Unplugged tps with no change. Voltage on sensor return wire ... Trouble codes: P0305, P0120, P1705 (Tps signal to tcm)
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1994 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L Crankshaft Hub Assembly VIN: 1FTCR10A9R
Thank for all the great advise. Found that the crankshaft key slot was worn and needed crankshaft replacement. Customer wanted me to install used hub assembly with lock tight and was going to buy a new truck.
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1994 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTCR10A4R
THANKS FOR THE 20 REPLIES. MOST OF THE AWNSERS, WE HAD ALREADY DONE , BUT APPRECIATE THE THOUGHT AND EFFORT EVERYONE PUT INTO THE HELP. WE GOT ON THE IDENTIFIX SITE AND LOOKED THROUGHT THE ARCHIVES, FOUND A SIMILSR PROBLEM AND TRACKED IT TO A BAD INTAKE SIDE C...
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