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1994 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.9L Misfire VIN: 1FTEE14Y4R
Hello all, I have been gifted with this Ford so I am hoping someone will have run into this and be able to give me some direction. It will misfire under load. It is very difficult to get it to miss on the floor with the scope hooked up but when it does I can s...
1995 Ford F-350 XL 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDKF37F0S
Hello all. My own truck, very frustrated. I have done much, much reading on here... when it doesn't start, all the criteria I can find here... it meets (crank RPM, inj duty cycle, inj control pressure, etc). Still no start, then, in the middle of testing, it k... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam sensor circuit fault), P0344 (Cam sensor circuit intermittent), P0470 (Exhaust pressure sensor circuit fault)
2004 Ford Freestar Limited 4.2L Outlet temperature VIN: 2FMDA58224
Thanks in advance to all who reply. This van came in with the driver's side temperature warmer than tha passenger side. It felt like the heat was on on the driver's side but the pass. side was nice and cold. It is auto temp. control as well with rear air. Afte...
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTNW21P84
Customer is a friend and his truck started running terrible and was losing coolant. So he replaced the EGR cooler with the eliminator kit ran truck still ran terrible and stopped running all together. He then replaced the cam sensor and still no start, I have ...
2004 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L Cylinder Heads VIN: 1FDXF46P84
I need some advise on this 6.0L diesel. This engine came in with coolant and engine oil coming from the tail pipe and was misfiring. As long as there was no coolant in the engine, the truck ran good. Filled the engine and it started misfiring(computer set a co...
2005 Ford Five Hundred SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP28115
hello ford tech's i think i screwed this one up i checked codes had p061B, p2106, TAC sys, i sprayed carb clean in throttle body cleaned with tooth brush.eent to start no start will not crank over throttle and purge are clicking when key is on. if i unplug thr...
2006 Ford F F650 6.0L Mechanical VIN: 3FRNF65C26
I have a f650 with the great 6.0. cusomer clamite is hard to start after truck is warm. I have verified the complaint after the truck reaches operating temp truck will not start. code for inj control press low. As I was cranking I notices that the engine oil p...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2000 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L No Start, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTSE34F5Y
Thanks to everyone's suggestions. The problem turned out to be the IDM. Like I mentioned before this had begun as stall after about half an hour to an hour of running. Then it couldn't be restarted until it cooled down. Later on it turned into a complete no st...
2001 Ford Excursion Limited 5.4L radiator VIN: 1FMNU41L31
The vehicle is fixed.We bypassed the coolant hose going through the oil cooler and ran the vehicle while flushing the cooling system out and and after about 20 minutes of running oil started seeping from coolant tubes on cooler.replaced the cooler and all rubb...
2002 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XL 7.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTSS34F12
I am sorry to report that the van has been taken to another shop to finish the work. My customer just had no more time for me to do research and try to figure out what was wrong with this van. I really want to thank Jean [...] for his help via email and o...
2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Horn VIN: 1FMFU17L43
Well,this one is not fixed,but it is diagnosed. Most everyone that responded were right. The relay is a part of the fuse block. So,i decided to go backwards on this diagnosis. I found that the horn itself was not functioning. I should have known to check t...
1975 Lincoln Mark IV 7.5L suretrac VIN: 5Y89A82813
After replacing remaned P/S pump, we bled the system and roadtested. No leaks the the system was quite. Released the vehicle to the customer.
2001 Lincoln LS 3.9L windshield wipers VIN: 1LNHM87AX1
Thanks to all who replied. After studying the schematic a little closer I found that inside the wiper motor is a park/run circuit. So the FEM was doing what it was supposed to do based on the information it received from the wiper motor. Since the wiper motor...
2004 Lincoln LS 3.0L air conditioning VIN: 1LNHM86S64
thanks for the help gentlemen..did in fact have a pcm problem and did locate one and fixed problem,edward hit it on spot! thanks again to all who replied.
2000 Mercury Sable LS 3.0L brakes VIN: 1MEFM59S4Y
replaced defective caliper and replaced slide pins on rf caliper. pedal came back! front caliper was moving more side to side due to play in worn slide pins.
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