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|2000 Ford Taurus SE 4-Valve 3.0L trans range VIN: 1FAFP55SXY
This car came in for an evaporator core. After completion and 5 miles into the road test the trans light lit and started blinking. P0705 and P1702 came up on the scanner. The scanner would monitor the gear position for P/N, REV, AND 1ST MANUAL. iT WOULD NOT SH...
|2005 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L timing chain VIN: 1FMPU165X5
This vehicle came in with a serious rattle, which another shop had diagnosed as a bad right tensioner. I took the timing cover off, and did see that the chain was rubbing the cover. I replaced the chains, tensioners, and guides with aftermarket parts. When I s...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1996 Ford F-250 XL 7.5L clutch VIN: 2FTHF26G3T
Thanks to all for help. Sorry about the late post I was waiting for the customer to decide if he wanted to fix it or not as we fixxed the brakes first... He paid the bill and just decided to "live with it for now". All had great responses to my dilemma!!!
|2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L dome lights---key buzzer VIN: 1FTSW31F22
IT IS FIXED. Thank you to the 7 who replied.Joshua from N. J. had the right idea.He said a special code was needed to get as-built data put in.We could never get this code from ford dealer or motorcraft tech help. A call to Bill Mays of Duffys repair here in R...
|2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Temp Gauge VIN: 1FTPF12515
Thanks all for the replies. I am convinced that this is an internal engine problem but the supplier says because it is a fleet vehicle there is no warranty. No matter, we will just use it another 6 months and then dispose of it. If the engine lets go before th...