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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.
1998 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRF17Z5W
Worked on the vehicle for other codes (po300,p0460) and have fix them all. Now the only thing left is the check engine light is still on and the only code in the PCM is U1262 communication error. No info on some data. Ford IDS is showing no comm with AFCM (alt... Trouble codes: U1262
2000 Ford Excursion Limited 6.8L Blend Air doors VIN: 1FMNU43S7Y
I have a problem child. In advance thank you for your help and guidance. I have a [...] Excursion that when you have the blend air door switch set to defrost the air comes out great but when you switch to defrost/floor mix no air comes out of the floor vent...
2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.4L Unknown VIN: 1FTWX31R78
Hi friends this costumer comes with the car with erroneos gear from 5 to 6 and problems with town haul, i replace the valve body and nothing happens, i check with scanner and the gears gone from 3th to 5th gear i never saw 4 gear and 6 gear, but the car runs n...

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1998 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on
Sorry about the mix up, the DTC I retrieved was PO401 EGR insufficient flow and PO455 EVAP gross leak. I tested the three 02 sensors individually with a DVOM, checking signal wire back to pcm. My parameter was a fluctuating 100 to 900mv and the down stream 02 ...
2004 Ford Mustang Mach I 4.6L Valve lash adjusters VIN: 1F1FP42R84
Thank you for all the responses. Everyone was right on the mark. Ordered Ford lifters and it was quiet right away. Thanks again.
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTPX14574
P0022 was a result of tiny pins broken at face of cam phazer. Oil consumption will be monitored to see if seperate problem. Thanks for help! Trouble codes: P0022 (p0305-), P0305 (p0306-), P0306 (p0307-), P0307.
2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMFU17525
Many thanks to everyone that offered insight and help. We did as suggested and removed one valve cover and two camshaft journal caps; we found scoring and wear on camshaft journal and caps. We explained the engine wear to the customer and that we didnít beli... Trouble codes: P0012 (P0012 Intake cam position timing over retarded bank 1).
2006 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L High head pressure VIN: 1FDXE45P56
Ok after pulling all my hair out, we started pulling the hoses off, what we found was some metal from an old failed compressor had lodged in the high side line going into the condenser, we had flushed it several times but the metal was lodged in the line good....
2006 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU93116
thanks for the replies. we cleared codes and released this vechile after 5 days no codes have reset. with no drivability issues other than a check light we were not ready to change fuel pressure sensor based on freeze frame data alone. no one actually answered... Trouble codes: P0191.
2008 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L defroster VIN: 1FTRX12W38
I went ahead and pulled the HVAC case.I found that one of the 2 doors that control the defroster was warped.Someone tried to seal it with foam but it still left a small gap.I installed a new defroster box ($250.00) from Ford and it works perfectly now.
2010 Ford Ranger Sport 4.0L Faulty communication between SRS and ABS VIN: 1FTKR4EE7A
Turns out the most logical solution is the correct one. Invalid data received FROM Restraint Control Module. I followed Ford's troubleshooting to a TEE on this and was directed by some dumbass engineer or technical writer to replace the ABS module. Sheesh. ...
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