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2002 Ford Explorer Limited 4.6L 4 wheel drive VIN: 1FMZU75W32
This vehicle came to me with a complaint of the 4 wheel drive engaging erratically. Self test code shows a P1837 TC Rear shaft speed sensor circuit malfunction. Using my Mac Taskmaster scan tool I was able to catch the problem. The PWM suddenly jumps from 5% t...
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNW21P23
thank you in advance this truck will run fine for a little while then will take off like you held the accelerator pedal to the floor, then start missing black smoke pouring out tail pipe, then will run ok for a short period of time. It is scary to drive if you... Trouble codes: P2214, P2617, P0402, P2285, P2290
2005 Ford Freestar SES 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2FMZA57605
Good evening gentlemen I need some help.Back on friday I had a vehicle in my fleet come in for a routine service and a check engine light problem.After doing the service I pulled the codes which were p2196 and p2198 o2 stuck rich on both banks.I figured that t... Trouble codes: P2196, P2198
2004 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L heater hose VIN: 5LMFU27RX4
sorry for Broken english im pull engine for head job after 2 month try put back together i dont know where heater hose go to from heater core which hose go to the intake manifold any one know please help or send me pic
1997 Mercury Villager GS 3.0L Readiness Status VIN: 4M2DV1110V
I took this problem child on because I have in the past had a Nissan Quest with the same issue and I never got the chance to fix , customer bought new car. I would guess this post would be directed towards Nissan techs more so the Ford. Customer failed state i...

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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L exhaust VIN: 1FTPX14594
Thanks for all the great replies. I guess the trick is that there is no trick to this job. Ended up with 4 broken bolts. 2 in the front and 2 in the rear. Jacked up engine until you hear stuff crunching. Removed manifold. Bought 2 new double ended 1/8 drill bi...
2006 Ford Focus ZXW 2.0L air in fluid VIN: 1FAHP36N76
Thanks for all the replies. As some of you said, I had done all the obvious. New res with o ring, pump and rack 2 times, new fluid. There was no screen on this model. It ended up being the return hose off the pump that was sucking air. I had added dye to th...
2007 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L fuel gauge VIN: 1FTPW14V47
Good morning all, Well I didn't repair this truck- the dealer did. I ran out of ideas so I Had customer take truck to dealer, Funny thing, they did everything I did and ended up replacing the cluster. So far so good. Again thanks for all your help, just wish ...
2000 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4.6L Traction Control VIN: 1LNHM82W7Y
thanks you for all the replies cust dont want to spend money at this time to reapir car so cust took car from shop
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