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2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1FTNX21F5Y
Truck came in dead on hook, cust ran out of fuel. He filled hi tanks and couldn't get to run. We changed the fuel filter and tried to start. Filter was a little loose and while cranking sprayed fuel all over. Figured the pump was good at this point. Looked at ... Trouble codes: P0476, P0605
2001 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L direct/int clutch & test plate VIN: 1FAFP53211
well hello again, coming back for more with the same tranny as I requested help with last week. picked up the air pressure test plate for this ax4n and a factory service manual. while performing the air pressure check after complete rebuild) I found that the d...
2003 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6L power assist VIN: 2FAHP74W43
Looking for a little help diagnosing the power assist on this unit.. Ive replaced the power assist rack and pinion, power steering pump and flushed the system. I still get this bind or skip type feel turning as if the assist kicks in for a second and out again...
2005 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Misfire VIN: 1FDAF56P55
Hi guyz need help on this ford.came in with no power and running rough. Had # 1 and 7 cly contribustion codes.did injector buzz test. No electrical faults.when did injector kill test # 1 made no change and # 7 made very little change.did compression test. 350p... Trouble codes: P0263 (1 cly contribustion), P0269 (3 cly contri), P0275 (5 cly contri), P0281 (7 cly contri), P2291 (Icp low engine cranking), P0500 (Vehicle speed signal)
2005 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FAFP53265
While driving the car the abs light and brake light come on and a few seconds later the car will die but starts right back up. This has only happened twice to me, checked fuel pressure and was within specs, checked battery connection and grounds all tight and ...
2006 Ford Focus ZX4 2.0L od light flashing @ 55 mph VIN: 1FAFP34N06
any help is greatly appreciated.
2007 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Starting VIN: 1FTSS34P97
i have a e350 that blows the 30 amp fuse under hood fuse box f212 witch powers up pcm key on ficm glow plug controller fuel pump relay cooling fan maf a/c clutch. vehicle was towed in last week for no start found 30a f21 fuse blown test found short to ground a...
2008 Ford F-450 Super Duty XLT 6.8L Clutch Disk VIN: 1FDXF46Y78
Hi Guys This truck came in for a clutch replacement and ordered all the parts through the local ford dealer by the VIN number. The clutch disk i received in the sealed OEM BOX has a 1 1/4 hole for the input shaft but my truck has a 1 3/8 input shaft witch the ...
2010 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L ac VIN: 1FTDS3EL2A
Hi Ford techs or anyone else! THis van has a rear add on unit by carrier. Compressor cycles a lot, pressures are too high(280-425 psi high side, 45-60 low side) High side is very hot. Check freon charge and found ok. Verify rear condensor fan operation-ok, frt...
2007 Mercury Monterey (Van) Luxury 4.2L Fluid contamination VIN: 2MRDA22207
Hello World, This mercury came to our shop last week with severe trans. problems. Two other shops has installed 2 jasper reman trannys. Both was replaced under warranty by jasper. Both had water present in the fluid only noticeable by pulling the side cover. ...

Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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1966 Ford Galaxie 500 6.4L exhaust VIN: 5N66Z16125
Thanks for the overwhelming number of responses.Sorry for the delay in closing,machine shop was backed up.Found the exhaust surface on heads not even close to flat as I expected.Customer ok'ed head removal.Machine shop surfaced heads and did valve job.Also res...
1999 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L evap system VIN: 1FMRU1764X
i repace fuxe box was a short on the wires and yes the fuse 23 was missin put new fuse box and send the truck on the way
2002 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA50462
Nothing we did fixed the van. Customer called last week, said the light came back on. Scheduled him to bring it in on Monday. Took van right to local Ford dealer with print out of all we did. Service manager called that afternoon said found something on Ford's... Trouble codes: P0460 (Fuel level sensor A Circut).
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Long crank time VIN: 1FTNX21F72
Thanks to all that replied. What I found was the customer had forgotten to tell me he had the high pressure lines off. There was air in the system after driving vehicle for a day issue was gone.
2003 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.0L Fuel Pump? VIN: 1FDAF57P13
i have ran out to time to work on this one for now. i did replace the frame pump this raised my fuel pressure to about 450 but still not enough. i will go deeper but not now. i will update fix later thanks for all the help
2005 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L Inst Cluster VIN: 1FMCU96HX5
Thanks for the suggestions. In my post I mistakenly said power windows were on that fuse- it was power mirrors. The replies we received suggested wiggling the loom and wires, looking carefully at the DLC wiring, and placing an amp meter at the battery and rem...
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