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1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 4.6L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FALP62W5V
Customer states that the vehicle will start at times and will die once in gear (forward and rev.)then will not restart. Sometimes vehicle will start but runs rough. Check engine light on with p0320 code. Vehicle was towed in and currently has a crank/ no start... Trouble codes: P0320 (Erratic ignition)
1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L speedometer VIN: 1FMZU34E1W
Speedometer works intermittently. Usually, the ABS sensor in the differential is the culprit, but I disconnected it at the sensor, and the speedo still works. There is also a sensor on the t-case rear output below the yoke. I disconnected the whole transfer ca...
2000 Ford E-350 Econoline 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDWE35L9Y
Cusomer brought vehicle in with rodent damage to the vacuum lines to the HVAC system and part of the heater plenium box had been chewed to the point outside air was coming throught the firewall. The wires going to the knock sensor had been chewed. A young tech... Trouble codes: P0174 (Lean), P0171 (Lean)
2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L abs VIN: 1FMYU04162
I have a 2002 Ford Escape with ABS code C1095 Hydraulic Pump Motor Circuit Failure-customer states that light came on as she left dealer after the most current recall to install an auxiliary fuse box-she returned right away and after a diagnosis they told her ...
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty Harley-Davidson Edition 6.0L Compression VIN: 1FTSW31P04
Hello all, i need to know what compression i should see in this 6.0l. So far i,ve only gotten 320psi max out of three cylinders so far. It seems low to me. Also has a dtc # p006a=map or mass correlation. Truck runs poorly when cold but starts fairly well. It r...
2004 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L Timing chains VIN: 1FTRF12W74
Iím about to replace the timing chains and related components including the cam sprockets on this 4.6L engine. The factory manual says to first remove the camshaft roller followers, I assume to prevent the valves from hitting the pistons while doing the job. I...
2006 Ford Five Hundred Limited 3.0L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP28146
Greetings Ford Techs. This 500 first came in about a week ago for a low power/check engine complaint. The problem wasn't present when the car arrived but service code P0191: Fuel pressure sensor range/performance, was present. We road tested the vehicle and fo... Trouble codes: P0191 (Fuel pressure range/performanc), P0171 (Lean exhaust B1S1), P1774
2006 Ford Escape XLS 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, VIN: 1FMCU02Z96
This vehicle was towed in over the weekend. Customer requested to have the serpentine belt replaced due to the failure of the belt. Upon attempting to drive the vehicle into the shop we found that the engine runs very poorly. There is zero response to trottle ...
2007 Ford Focus SES 2.0L Long-Crank Time VIN: 1FAFP34N47
This is a very well maintained Focus. Intermittently it has an extended cranking time, maybe 2-5 seconds. It has never not started. The only absolute I can tell you, since it has been hard to duplicate the symptoms, is that the fuel pump came on and pressurize...
2007 Ford F-550 Super Duty XLT 6.0L pushrod VIN: 1FDAW56P57
Our problem is the truck only made about 1000 miles then broke the new pushrod. Ford has no answer except that if the cylinder head, lifter, pushrod and rocker assembly is replaced this should not happen. Any real Ford diesel techs out there please give us an ...
2011 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.2L Mechanical VIN: 1FT7X2B63B
Vehicle has had two problems which I am looking for answers for. Came in with a CEL and code P0390 and P0394 for Cam Sensor Bank 2, replaced cam sensor and sent it on his way. Two weeks later it is 6qts low on oil and Bank 2 timing chain jumped one tooth and b...
2012 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.7L speed limiter VIN: 1FD7X3FTXC
Hi everione! By the low in EU all trucks with GVWR over 3500kg must have speed limiter set max 90km/h(55mph). On current truck the speed limiter is set by the manuf.to 75mph. Is there any way I can adjust top speed to 55mph.
1996 Lincoln Continental Anniversary 4.6L Stall VIN: 1LNLM97V4T
New customer to us, Had to have tow truck bring to us as customer said it wouldn't start. Next day we went out and started fine but after it is warmed up a little the engine shuts off as soon as you pull it into drive. Park, neutral and reverse, no problem. Ju...
2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Misfire VIN: 5LMFU28595
to all ford pros out there. got this lincoln navigator that has codes p0340 & p0344. vehicle jerks at times as per customer, but didn't duplicate. was wondering where to start. is this as simple as replacing both cam sensors. has anyone come across this before... Trouble codes: P0340, P0344
1997 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2MELM75W0V
Vehicle came in with lean codes. Replaced maf sensor and air filter due to trash on maf. Vehicle came back about fifty miles later with same codes plus maf intermittent code. Element on maf was dirty again. Cleaned, reset kam and test drive. Ok. Also smoked in... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean bank 1), P0174 (Lean bank 25), P1100 (Maf ckt intermittent)

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2005 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Misfire VIN: 1FDAF56P55
I'M CLOSING THIS REQUEST DUE TO CUSTOMER DELAY.EVEN THOUGH THE FUEL PRESSURE IS AT 50PSI.I CHECK THE VOLUME DID LOOK ENOUGH. REMOVE FUEL FILTER FROM TOP LOOKED CLEAN .REMOVE FUEL FILTER AT THE PUMP CLOGGED WITH CODDING FROM THE TANK. ANOTHER FORD FAILURE.I BEL... 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).
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