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1994 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L wrong shift VIN: 1FALP45T3R
After driving a while the transmission shift down and back up. back and forth at steady speed and throttle I check tps seems ok at the time but promblem is intermittent. I though I would try a new one on it but ford has stop making it and its hard to get after...
2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Trailer Lights VIN: 1FMYU03133
Hi Guys what I have going on is the customer brought there Escape in with there pop-up camper complaing of no lights on the trailer. Started by verifing the problem and no lights on the trailer but all lights work on vechicle, used my trailer wiring tester the...
2003 Ford Focus LX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP34Z33
Hi All, Another pesky P0340 code in this 2.3 L that will not go away with after replacing a sensor with Ford part and oscilloscope shows a decent pattern at computer pin #25. At idle wave form is approx 1.2 volts AC and goes up to 8 VAC with higher RPM. Occ... Trouble codes: P0340
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L not sure VIN: 1FTSW21556
This vehicle is new to me. I put the guages on and noticed the compressor short cycling so i evacuated and put proper charge in. Compressor still short cycles with high side no higher than 100 psi and low side goes down to a vacum. The unit doesnt seem to have...

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1999 Ford Windstar LX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1232KKLJJ4
Thanks everyone for your ideas. Bob from PA, Edward and Robert from NY. My boss has personally taken on this job and i have shown him the suggestions from IATN. We cleaned the egr passages and replaced the mass air flow sensor. The car is running a lot bette... Trouble codes: P1120.
2004 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FTYR44E44
Well I have never seen this before but what we found was the front crankshaft seal had been sucked in and was sitting inside the timing cover. So the crankcase was sucking its air in from there rather than the air cleaner box like it should have. I guess there...
2005 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L No Crank VIN: 1ZVHT82H85
Thank's everyone who posted on this Mustang. I ended up checking all the powers and grounds to the pcm and they were all good. I then tried inducing a code by unplugging the wire connector to the ignition cylinder to set a theft code and the pcm wouldn't recon...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FTSX20R68
We pulled the engine and removed both heads and found cyl#8 (the one with 0 compression) had a hole in the piston and grooved cylinder so we could see into the pan also had a gallon of oil in the intercooler which was going into the r/s bank thru the intake ca...
2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L Fan motors VIN: 2FMDK52C19
After re-testing the cooling fan system, and doing out of the box circuit test,s including amperage draw on both fans I ordered in another Cooling Fan Module from the dealership. After installing and allowing it to run for quite sometime the vehicle was delive...
2003 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L turn signals VIN: 2MEFM75W33
How many times have you guys heard this one - Now for the rest of the story-The light module prev.replaced in this vec. come to find out was a e-bay purchased reman unit- NOT- it was a used unit- bit me good-I would like to thank all you who helped with your c...
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