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2000 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L No Start VIN: 1FAFP42X8Y
got an odd one here. this mustang came in as a no start. initial testing found good spark,good injector pulse and no fuel pressure. checked power in and out of inertia switch,all ok. tapped on fuel tank and car started and fuel pressure jumped to 15psi. instal...
2002 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTSS34F12
Hi guys , hope you for diesel techs can help with this one. I have this e350 with the 7.3 liter diesel. It seems to run good in the bay in park through all the RPM range. When I put it id drive, it starts to misfire and lose power. If I drive it, it will not g...
2002 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTYR10D62
Vehical has no power and smells like raw fuel. The fuel trims are very high. Trouble codes: P1537, P0171 (System lean)
2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L battery VIN: 1FAFP552X3
Vehicle came in for dead battery tested and replaced, perform alternator test- failed- no charging replaced. Customer returned day later with dead battery- discovered ignition off draw on fuse 16, B+ to the Gem module. Once this connector is disconnected draw ...
2005 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L shift solenoid a VIN: 1FDXF46P55
Hello to all in iatn world and thanks for taking time to read my post.This f450 is a fleet vehicle and was coming in with code p0751 and p2700.The first time I saw this vehicle the code was intermittent,fluid looked perfect,trans shifts great. I took a swing a...
2003 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L seats VIN: 5LMFU28R63
anybody knows if there is a procedure to reconfigure the automatic temperature control module for the a.c. system or do have to go to Ford to get it reprogram?

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1986 Ford Escort L 1.9L No Start VIN: 1FABP3697G
thanks for the help. it was indeed the module and the coil. i'm not old enough to have a lot of experience on these older fords, but read mark and pete's descriptions of the ignition system and its test parameters. they were very good descriptions, and help...
1994 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L no 2-3 or 3-4 shift VIN: 2FTHF26K8R
Sorry everyone this project got put on the back burnner for now,I am going to lok into it more in a few months Thanks for the replys and i will post if i find to problem
1998 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L 3rd to overdrive VIN: 1FAFP45X5W
Builder found that the direct clutch pack was faulty! Trans is in car and shifting great. Thank you for all of the replies
2002 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L steering gear, rack VIN: 1FMYU02152
replacement rack from advance was faulty installed second new one and everything is good.
2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L hazard lights, signal lights, abs, wipers VIN: 1FMYU03142
well after searching for ground problems and going over wiring diagrams i found the ground g103 was not making good contact and also the washer pump plug was broke and not plugged in, thanks to all that replied
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTPX14524
The truck is fixed. We installed a rebuilt trans from Ford and all is well. I still don't understand why it felt that it was misfiring but... welcome to the new world of auto repair. Trouble codes: P1106 (Reduced power).
2005 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FAFP53265
I replaced the IAC and so far it is running good. The problem was intermitent so I have to wait to make sure it does not die again. Everything I tested was testing good. Thanks
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