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2001 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3FAFP31391
Car came in on the hook, client stated they heard a boom and the car quit running. Yes it snapped the timing belt. We installed a new belt, checked the belt aligment twice, we do have the proper tools to do this. Started the car and it will not idle, you can g...
2001 Ford Focus LX 2.0L Starting VIN: 1FAFP33P31
hello all have this 2001 focus 2.0 sohc that has no crank no signal to starter ,starter relay is not clicking , there is no anti thift light on dash , has after market alarm system it is disconected looks like maybe ignition switch has been replaced and there ...
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FTSW31P23
A lube shop changes his oil, oil filter and air filter. Next day blows white smoke big time at start up. No codes. Visual inspection reveals no connectors of nor split intake tubes. Oil used was Castroll 15w40 tec CJ-4. Oil filter is Fram. Air filter is not pl...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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1999 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.8L No Start VIN: 1FDXF4657X
HA! Well ladies and gentlemen this one is fixed. Rremoved all coils and checked for signal and signal to coils was present. Went to tech that installed engine and asked where the coil packs came from. Low and behold from the junk E-350 engine because they look...
2000 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start, Hard start VIN: 1FDXF47F4Y
Thanks to all who replied, Got some great info from: Mike from NY / Jean from Mass / John/Jake from Alberta / Paul and Craig from Texas / Francisco from Missouri / Joseph from NC +++ The issue was compounded by several layers of malfunction and plain old ... Trouble codes: 1293 (B1 High side feed V open), 1294 (B2 High Side Feed V. open these do not set constantly and may be), 1670 (EF feed back signal not detected).
2005 Ford Freestyle Limited 3.0L compressor VIN: 1FMZK06105
sorry so late in getting back guy Took vec to ford shop to have checked out all was needed was to reflash We had been told that it had been done by customer prev to bring in to us for repairs tahnks all for you input
2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.4L Clutch pedal VIN: 1FTWF31R28
Well im guessing that a new clutch assembly will fix are problem,The clutch disc does show ware but not to the point you would expect to cause a problem.If we continue to have any other problems i will post them,Thanks for the help.
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