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1995 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L 1-2 shift VIN: 1FTHX26F3S
hey guys, have 95 ford f250,7.3 diesel,e40d trans, truck came in shop,wouldn't move,tore trans down, found over drive hub splines stripped,replaced,rebuilt,new clutch plates,rubber etc, now takes off fine , won't shift into 2nd untill you ease off the throttle...
1998 Ford Escort SE 2.0L speedometer VIN: 1FAFP13P9W
ireplaced the speedo gear and test drove car, speed stopped working again after 1.5 miles, circuit tested bad, pulled speedo gear from transmission and spun by hand and got speed on scanner, had a code P0500 in codes list, how often does the drive gear go in t...
2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Surge VIN: 1FTSW31F71
let it sit over night and first start a.m. it surges and will not accel for about a min. oil and fuel filter is new. has new fuel check-valves in the heads. no codes. only does this once a day and acts like there is air in the system but there is not. any ide...
2002 Ford E-350 Econoline 5.4L Rear HVAC Blower VIN: 1FDWE35L92
Have a rear blower motor that works most of the time at initial key-on at any speed, but if put into reverse the blower motor stops and usually does not restart until the key is cycled with the transmission not in reverse. On occasion it takes multiple key cyc...
2003 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L security VIN: 2FTPF17Z33
Ok guys this one is driving us nuts! This by-fuel F150 came in with the complaint that at times it wouldnt start and security light flashes they had tried the spare key and it would start with it so they used it. Then they discovered it would mess up with that...
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P06
Hello to all This truck has a long crank at times(no start).All pids look ok except i dont have ficm sync when its acting up (says no).sync says yes icp will go up to 1100 psi then come down to about 700 psi .ficm m 47.5 ficm L and v 10.5v. we tried ficm mod,p...
2002 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM50U32
Hi all,first i would like to say i am a gm tech and not familiar with fords. That being said,i have this sable that i believe is the same as a taurus.the code i am having trouble with is p01451 canister vent solenoid circuit.i can command the valve on/off with... Trouble codes: P1451

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1994 Ford F-150 XL 5.8L Misfire VIN: 1FTEX14H4R
Thanks for all the replies they were very helpful on understanding the operation of the fuel system on a Ford. After some more testing and checking we decided that the problem had to be in the PCM drivers for cyls. 2-3-6-7. So we removed the PCM and sent it i...
1998 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FAFP42X8W
Looks like I'm going to have to close this as unfixed at this time. After hours of wiring repair and tracing the ECM went into a melt down. Not sure if damgaged wiring had previously damaged ECM or what. Right now the hard part is searching for a repalcement. ...
2003 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on
Thanks for all of the helpful replies. In the end I sent this car to the Ford dealer for a PCM which they installed and programmed. The customer has had the car back for over a week and has had no issues. Whether or not the cats and O2 sensors hold up will be ... Trouble codes: P0301 (p0300-), P0300.
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.8L All Shifts VIN: 1FTWF31Y75
Thanks for the help, the fix ended up being a fairly common problem and I hate to admit a problem we had before but with differant symptoms. The wiring from the transmission to computer had dropped onto the exhaust, burning through the insulation, the crazy th...
2003 Lincoln LS 3.0L 3-4shift VIN: 1LNHM86S33
thanks to every one who replied the fix was the ecm bought one sent to ford to program and shifts great .
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