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2000 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMRU176XY
Good Morning Friends. THis Expedition works half engine only. Cilynders 1,2,3,7 are dead. No spark, no pulse to coils, no injection, no pulse to injectors. Have IDS, VCM and OEM software. Compression OK. Compression test with IDS, all cilynders even.Power bala...
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2002 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L r,-5,4,3,2,1 VIN: 1FMZU73E32
Hi I have a 2002 ford explorer that has no movement, in for word or reverse. The fluid is full and all external sifting seems to be working. There are no codes and every thing looked ok with the scan tool. Has any one come across this problem, or could direct ...
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2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FDSE35P84
truck towed in for "no crank" which, in the country here, actually means cranks but does not run. They always kill me with "it won't crank". First test batteries, dead, replaced both with new Interstate. Cranks great, does not run. Of course, dead batteries le...
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2004 Ford F-150 Heritage XL 4.2L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2FTRF172XC
hi guys need help. have been furiously working on trying to get short term fueltrims to go below 33% at idle and 24%long term while driving. as stated above in repair history, all the normal repairs have been done. and no i have not just been throwing parts at... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 5.4L lack of power VIN: 1FTNF21575
i have a problem with a 5.4 intake runner code. the scanner reads 5.11 volts and doesent change when i reach back to the imrc actuator and manually move position to open. the runners are not stuck closed as the code suggests,probably not getting voltage change... Trouble codes: P2006
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2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.0L Starter VIN: 1FTSW21P26
Vehicle came in for crank/no start. Had previously been running poorly until one morning it would crank but not start. Inspected, found several codes: P0261, P0264, P0267, P0273, P0276, P0279, P0282 (All for injector circuit low), P0611-FICM performance, P2614...
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2007 Ford Freestyle SEL 3.0L Differential VIN: 1FMZK05117
hello to all members,have this ford freestyle AWD,has the traction control lite on,no codes under abs but there is code on the transfercase side p1889 oil pump pressure performance i found a tsb on this code and it tells you to change out the oil pressure/temp...
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2007 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L No Start, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTSW21P57
911! Fire drill Friday! Got this 6.0 the customer recently bought came in for steering issues, it was stuck in 4wd. Fixed that and recommended fuel filters and various inspections since it seemed a little slow on throttle response. We also gave him the list of... Trouble codes: P0299 (turbo performance)
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2001 Lincoln LS 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNHM86S21
We have a check engine light with a code p0180,fuel temp sensor, does anyone have a idea where the sensor is. Trouble codes: P0180
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1999 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L engine VIN: 1FAFP53U8X
Wow! 35 replies. I want to thank you all for your help on this engine overheating problem. What a lesson. It ended up being a build up of rust and slag in the coolant passages. I couldn't get the chemical from Ford that is recommended in their TSB on this issu...
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2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Parking lights, instrument lights VIN: 1FTNW21P53
The license plate power wire that was pinched between the bed and frame was it. The customer called and stated that the problem hasn't happened since the wire was repaired. Thanks for the help.
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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Stall VIN: 1FTPX14534
I DID AGAIN CHECK THAT ALL PHASERS WERE WORKING AND NO CODES FOR THEM ALL CHECKED GOOD CHECKED POWER STEERING SWITCH AND MADE SURE NOT UNPLUGED ALL WAS GOOD PULLED THE THROTAL BODY AND DID ANOTHER KAM RESET ALL SEEMS GOOD NOW CAN'T GET TO DIE BELIEVE THE THROT...
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2004 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L Electronic VIN: 2FAFP74W74
Thanks guys for all the help I check vacuum the vacuum was good check power and grounds wires they were all good did not have power coming out of the red and white wires it was necessary to replace t he control head replace a control has everything works good
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2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FDXE45PX4
My customer has decided to just leave the EGR throttle plate actuator unplugged and drive it that way. He has spent enough on this van already(it should be painted yellow). There is no MIL lamp on with it unplugged and no drivability concerns. From what I have... Trouble codes: P0488.
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2005 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.0L Enigne VIN: 1FDXX46P85
Hey guys sorry to take so long to close but wanted to verify my repair. Truck is running well in my bay as we speak. Exhausted suggestions and after talking to the machinist who did the rebuild he became unsure it was in time. We pulled her back out and sure e...
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2008 Ford Explorer Limited 4.0L starter VIN: 1FMEU74E68
We kept this vehicle for two weeks, and even drove it home a few times. Problem would not duplicate. This vehicle was floor shift and not column shift. A lot of techs reported PRNDL issues with column shift vehicles. I tinkered extensively with the shifter...
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