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1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 5.0L Compressor VIN: 1FMZU32P5W
Hello everyone, This customer has been here for a bunch of repairs to the shop, and has left very happy; this time the customer paid for us to replace the air compressor and re-charge the A/C system which we did but then after replacing the A/C compressor eve...
2000 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP58SXY
Sorry I haven't done a bunch of testing on this vehicle before I posted, but looking for idea's of where to go with it. Customers Complaints: Vehicle is slow to fill with gas, some days better than others, but is difficult to fill up the gas tank. Starts run... Trouble codes: P0440 (EVAP Leak Detected)
2002 Ford Focus LX 2.0L No Start, no crank VIN: 1FAFP33P42
ok heres one for the ford guys out there. i have a 2002 focus with a no start and the security light is flashing. i have checked the ignition switch and everything is ok there. i have a good 5 volt reference.the clutch switch not receiving ground from the comp... Trouble codes: P1600, P1601
2006 Ford E-250 4.6L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNE24W16
I need help. Van has a misfire gave it a tune-up change the spark plugs and coil pack number 6. The code P0352 will not go away it I think it could be the PCM not sure hate to buy one and not solve the problem. any advise will be helpful. Thank you. Trouble codes: P0352 (ignition coil b)
1995 Lincoln Mark VIII LSC 4.6L No Start, Stall VIN: 1LNLM91V0S
This car was towed into the shop with a no start condition. Fuel pressure checked (40psi), Spark is present, have injector pulse, compression check is good. No codes stored. Vehicle will start up for about 3-5 seconds and shuts off sometimes. Other times, the ...

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1993 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L Vibration VIN: 1FACP41E6P
Thanks for all the great suggestions. The customer literally said cost was no object. He wanted to start throwing parts at it until it was fixed. I just can't operate that way. I tried something I had never done. I put the drums on the tire balancer and spun t...
2001 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L rear differential VIN: 1FMYU70E01
I am listing this one as a fix even though I have not yet answered "why". I have had several Explorers in for service that have the same type 4wd system including two door, four door, and a Sport Trac model that all actrd the same way as my problem child. I am...
2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FMZU73W03
First of all , thanks for all the quick replys. lots of good info. Dan, i ment to say stop signs lol. the STFT issue was very intermitant. i checked the purge valve and FP regulator before with no results. The isssue all went away if i unplugged the IAC. ... Trouble codes: P0506.
2003 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 7.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMSU45F23
Thanks guys, it was the IDM, replaced it, reprogrammed the PCM with the newest calibration and it's fixed. Trouble codes: P1316.
2004 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FAFP71W54
sorry gentlemen I have yet not found any repairs at this time all suggestion made were already done so that leaves me no other choice but to leave to the side till I have further time to further investigate problem.Thats to all that replied and suggestion were...
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