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1993 Ford Ranger STX 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FTCR15U2P
Crank, but no start Will start if spray fluid into engine air intake. Thanks in advance.
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L fuel VIN: 1FTSW31P14
Hello fellow techs, I have a dreaded Ford 6.0 L diesel problem. The vehicle in question originally came into our shop with poor compression readins on the end cylinders.We removed cylinder heads and sent to machine shop, and they advised us that heads were cra...
2005 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L cam sprag gear timing VIN: 1ZVFT82H95
Motor ran bad of and on till shut down found out of timming jumped and stripped out sprag gear and cam pin .Replaced cam ,sprag gear, new chain guides and new tensioners drove 500 miles now jumping time agian stoped driving, mechanic thinks the cam is locking ...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L window VIN: 1FTSW20525
this truck came in about 6 month ago right front window not working. i got a motor & regulator from the ford dealer it didn't work,so i removed it put the old one back in worked good.checked all the wires all good. custorer said it has been working when it wan...
2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L No Start VIN: 1FTPW14V16
the customer said he went into a station to have the emissions test done,and there was no communication at the aldl.not sure what happened after this but the vehicle would not start after attempting the test.we got the truck and found no signal to the starter,...
2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L fuel system VIN: 1FDWX36P36
Hey gents. Help please, I got an 06' f-350 6.0 l. It runs fine till it warms up to obout 180 deg. And you turn off the engine, after this it wont start untill you let the truck sit for about 20 min. It will start againg. And repeat the same sicle. I know it wo...
2010 Ford Ranger Sport 4.0L Faulty communication between SRS and ABS VIN: 1FTKR4EE7A
Trac light on, code U0452-invalid data received from Restraint Control Module. Using IDS, performed troubleshooting as per Ford instructions. Tested can between both modules and have good wiring. Terminating resistor in RCM is good. Info stated to replace ABS ...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2000 Ford E-350 Econoline 5.4L Heater hose tube VIN: 1FDWE35L6Y
Well, I guess I should start by saying thanks for the replies, and in the same breath, apologize for not reading the replies before I dove into it! Denny from Arizona got me to spend some time with Google. I found P/N's online and ordered from my local Ford de...
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FTWW33P74
thanks to all of you who took time to read and respond. we have shipped this one. we did replace the ficm due to low voltage. it was only about 24 volts when cranking. we are not sure if the hydro-lock was the reason for ficm failure or not. the engine was hyd...
2005 Ford Freestar SES 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2FMZA57605
Thanks for all the help.As several peaple suggested the fuel rail pressure sensor was bad.I found out that when the vehicle got to a certain temperture it would start leaking fuel into the vacuum hose.By the way does anyone know the purpose of having a vacuum ... Trouble codes: P2196, P2198.
2006 Ford F-450 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Drivetrain VIN: 1FDXF46P66
Thanks to all who replied, but we have been unable to solve this problem at this time. Basically, all suggestions that were received had already been tried, so we are moving forward wirh some other ideas and will post the final outcome if we repair the problem...
2000 Lincoln LS 3.9L Traction Control VIN: 1LNHM87A9Y
After several hours of round and round diagnostics, found that the controller for the climate system would not go into diagnostic mode. Finally found a controller for the vehicle and installed it. Then had to have the computers programmed for comunication. Air...
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