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|2002 Ford Focus SE 2.0L alternator VIN: 1FAFP34P6Z
Louie [...] is the member that pushed me in the correct direction to find the problem. He told me to check for excessive draw. There was a spot on the main wire to the starter that was worn through causing a small short to ground, and causing excessive c...
|2007 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDSE35L07
So i double checked the wiring again and sent the truck to the dealer for a suspected bad ECM. Dealer diagnosed the new OEM pump and driver as bad, but couldn;t answer why the truck ran with direct ground to the pump. Got the truck back to the shop and was luc... Trouble codes: P0191.
|2006 Lincoln LS Sport 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNHM87A56
Sorry for taking so long to post this fix. The fix was a bad coil. I was stuck between an insurance company that did not want to replace any coil that was still producing proper spark and a customer that thought they should. I noticed the TSBs about the coil i... Trouble codes: 2107 (throttle control processor malfunction), 2110 (forced limited power).