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1993 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1FTDR15X2P
Cuts out in 3rd, 4th, 5th gears 1800-2400 rpms, does not do it in 1st & 2nd gear, under load only, replaced plugs, wires (twice), coil pack, crank sensor, tone ring, tps sensor, mass air flow, coolant temperatue sensor, air filter, fuel filter, pcm, alternator...
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L 3rd gear VIN: 1FTSX31F52
Will not shift into 3rd. Shifts 1-2 normal.Fluid was dirty, but not burnt. No big pieces in the pan, changed filter and Solenoid pack. Cleared codes, P0603 did not return, P0782 did. Still does not shift into 3rd or OD. Help.
2003 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, lacks power at times VIN: 1FTYR10DX3
This horrible little motor was leaking oil badly from head gasket. Replaced head gasket and reset all timing marks using Ford tools due to nothing being indexed!!! Oil leak is gone but engine has a notable "sag" in power that feels fuel related that seems to ...
2003 Ford Mustang 3.8L Abs/Trac Module VIN: 1FAFP404X3
Thanks in advance for your time. We've got a Mustang in our shop that the traction control and ABS warning lights will not turn off. The trouble code setting is U1043 - "Standard Communication Protocol Invalid/Missing Data for Traction Control". This vehicle...
2004 Ford F650 7.2L Engine elect VIN: 3FRWF65234
Here’s the problem, 3126 Cat in an 04 F650,serial# [...], intermittent crank and no start. When the problem is happening there is no communication between scan tool and ECM. The ABS module and the Allison trans module are communicating fine. Vehicle may hav...
2004 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FMSU45P94
No start or very long crank and start. Not malking HP oil pressure. Removed oil filter and cranked. Filter housing fills in 5-10 sec. Installed oil pressure gauge in place of EOP sensor. No LP oil pressure. If I get it running it has 10 psi at ilde cold. From ...
2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on
What could be causing this problem? This truck has the 3v 5.4l engine and is misfiring on all the LH cylinders most of the time (sounds like the cam might be out of time.) The codes say the RH cam is too advanced and the LH one is too retarded, or vise versa s... Trouble codes: P0011, P0022
2011 Ford Escape Limited 3.0L radio VIN: 1FMCU9EG1B
I have a customer who's 2011 escape radio out of nowhere radio goes up to full volume. she can lower it when it happens but ford has no answers as to what is wrong with it. Any input would be appreciated.

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1998 Ford Escort SE 2.0L speedometer VIN: 1FAFP13P9W
thank you all to who replied, cslled parts store and found out they sent me a speed sensor for a manual transmission, replaced speed sensor with correct sensor and speedometer is working and no codes came back...
2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Surge VIN: 1FTSW31F71
some replied and recomended injector cleaning, I think the same would help but this customer thinks he spent enough money on this truck already with the things repaired on it. thanks for your replies
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Misfire VIN: 1FTSX31F32
Well I can finally get a good nights sleep. We spent WAY too much time on this truck that we will never recover. But a new IPR fixed it ! All the IPR readings seemed correct but we already tried new injector o-rings, IDM, and PCM so we just rolled the dice one...
2006 Lincoln Navigator Ultimate 5.4L Misfire VIN: 5LMFU28576
ok so I was very discouraged when I started recieving replies, They were all help for people that might be new to the auto tech world, I mean really I had replies that might as well have said make sure you have fuel in the tank! This web site is for professi... Trouble codes: P0304.
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