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1986 Ford Mustang SVO 2.3L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1FABP28T1G
This vehicle runs very lean during acceleration. All inputs seem to be correct. Injector pulse width is to low on acceleration (6ms max). Injectors have been flow tested out of the car and all flow correct and the same. I feel the problem is the lack of inject...
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1995 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FTHX26F8S
Vehicle has extended crank time and will eventually start when high pressure fuel hits 45 psi. After shut down fuel pressure bleeds off imediatly to 25 psi and will start again when pressure again comes back up to 45 psi while cranking. The question I have, is...
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2004 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Battery VIN: 1FMPU16L04
We have this 2004 Ford Expedition in our shop. This is a new customer. The complaint is that after sitting for a few days in the garage, the battery will drain to the point of requiring a jump start. The customer replaced the battery, but the problem still occ...
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2007 Ford Mustang 4.0L tpm VIN: 1ZVFT84N57
ok this is a good one for the most up to date ford techs. car came to us for simple emissions test and a government safety inspection. it was ok but had a marker light out we changed it its now fine. tire pressure moniter was on upon arrival, they wanted that ...
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2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Limited 4.6L Surge VIN: 1FMEU53827
Good morning, this sport trac is really giving me fits! at a steady cruise of 35-40 mph the tach will jump 100-150 rpm. Some times its not noticable except for the tach needle jumping but depending on load (like a small incline)you can also feel and hear the r...
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2008 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FD3E35S08
We have a code P0191 and no driveability issues. IDS scan shows 0.7 PSI fuel pressure and code is on. Removed sensor and tested fuel pressure - 50 PSI KOEO. Replaced the sensor with new Ford and still show no fuel pressure on the IDS. Checked 5V ref and ground... Trouble codes: P0191 (Fuel pressure sensor circuit range performance)
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2010 Ford E-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L bank 2 sensor 2 VIN: 1FBSS3BL5A
Vehicle came in for engine light, had a heater curcuit malfunction on B2S1, we replaced all O2 sensors by customer request. After repair and test drive, engine light returned for p0300 so tune up was completed. After repair and test drive second time engine li...
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2000 Lincoln LS 3.9L Lights VIN: 1LNHM87A8Y
Just need some advice on this Lincoln that came to my shop with no lights at all in the front due to harness damage on lh fender and couple wire rubing trough the body. Recommend the owner to replace the front electronic module but no luck trying to find a new...
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1998 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Parking Brake VIN: 1FTZF182XW
Problem was me. I just wasn't pulling on the front cable hard enough to retract the adjuster. It took quite a bit of effort. I ended up making sure the pedal was released all the way using a rubber stretch strap. Then clamped on with vice grips underneath and ...
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2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FAFP55203
thank you every one for lhe input found leaky resistor diod in alternator even though alt was still charging . did a bentch test and failed all perimiters for diod and charg output Trouble codes: B1551, B1448, B1318.
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2005 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L engine oil leak VIN: 1FDAF57P75
Thanks for all the replies. It appears the valley is dry. The village will not give me the truck for repairs at this time because they are too busy. We did put dye in it. I went there the other day and the garage floor was dry. It is a very minor leak. I will ...
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2007 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L 4.2 VIN: 1FTRX14W17
Thank You ALL for responding, did do more checking on timing chain that you guys said could be the problem, pulled serp. belt and ran engine again, noise is coming from timing chain area, but it did sound like lifters at first, thank you guys again. talked to ...
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1991 Mercury Tracer 1.9L lo speed cooling fan VIN: 3MAPM15JXM
the fix was a faulty fan switch,this model had two and the faulty one was no longer available at the dealer. Thanks for all your replies
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