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|1991 Ford F-150 Custom 5.0L Fuel goes from back VIN: 1FTDF15N4M
Customer states that after that repair was done(fuel pump installed in frt tank &fuel filter), that every time he fills the back tank up with fuel and switches the dash switch to the rear tank that all fuel pumps directly to the frt tank.switching back to frt ...
|2004 Ford Focus SE 2.3L ABS Light VIN: 1FAFP34234
Hi all, This vehicle came in with an intermittent ABS light on, diagnosed it & found to be a faulty cluster- red light would flash occasionally also.(**Just in case** someone goes nuts with one.. the wiring diagram says the ABS module grounds the circuit...to ...
|2008 Ford E-250 4.6L planetary assy VIN: 1FTNE24W98
This is more of a question to get some input from transmission experts. This r70w transmission was rebuilt 2000 miles ago due to the planet assy let go. The trans was completely rebuilt, new converter & cooler lines flushed good. I have rebuilt many of these t...
|2008 Ford E-250 4.6L Tpms VIN: 1FTNE24W88
I purchased this vehicle recently with the TPMS light on. I assumed it was due to low/bald tires. I replaced the tires and attempted the relearn procedure with no success. I have tried it on two similar vans with success so I know I'm doing it right. The ligh...
|1982 Lincoln Continental Signature 5.0L caarbuetor VIN: 1MRBP98F9C
Runs rich, sooty spark plugs, have to keep carburetor butterfly almost closed to get it to run. When the engine warms and the choke opens, it runs rough, and dies. Replaced electronic carburetor with an early model mechanical two-barrel which we rebuilt, and h...
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|1990 Ford Aerostar XL 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: 1FMDA31U5L
I DID PREFORM A LIQUID BLOCK/HEADGASKET TEST & VAN PASSED, ALSO I DID INSTALL THE FIVE GAS IN TOP PART OF RADIATOR TO CHECK FOR COMBUSTION GASES- NONE FOUND. ALSO WHEN I INSTALLED THE TERMOSTAT THE SECOND TIME I PUT A PIECE OF ASPRIN TO HOLD IT OPEN TO INSURE ...
|2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No start cold VIN: 1FTWW33F61
THE CUSTOMER FINALLY BROUGHT TRUCK IN FOR SERVICE, WE DID A SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGE AND UNFORMED HIM THAT IT WOULD REQUIRE NEW INJECTORS. THANKS FOR ALL THE REPLIES, WE WERE SUSPECTING WORN INJECTORS AS THE TRUCK HAS OE HI MILEAGE INJECTORS, AND IT RUNS ROUGH FOR...
|2003 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Pass Side Cyd Head VIN: 1FTRX18W33
Pulled engine and tore down, found lots of debris in oil passage (was at a mine lots of grit outside of engine)also found main brgs and rod brgs were in bad shape, so cleaned out oil passages,replaced brgs,right side cyl head,customer is paying for parts and s...
|2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L egr system VIN: 1FTNF20P03
Thanks for all the help again,I found the after market air filter the cause,Lots of good info
|2005 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L rear end
Damaged pinion bearing due to my helper tring to crush the sleeve with an impact wrench. some things you should do your self. Thanks for all the help