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2003 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2FMZA52483
Hey Ford Tech. Need Some Help. We Have Had this Van In For Multiple Repairs that are listed. Trying To Figure Out If There Is A PCM Update For Idle Strategy For This Windstar. The Van Stalls At Idlle. (More When AC Is On) We Replaced Idle Air Control Valve 3 D... Trouble codes: P1633 (KAM Low Voltage), P1507 (Prevous Code Until Replacement Of IAC), N0TE
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2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Harley-Davidson Edition 6.0L no accel VIN: 1FTNW21P64
Hi, folks. This 6.0L diesel came in with a complaint of intermittent no acceleration/poor acceleration. IDS self test showed all 8 injector circuit codes, P0611 FICM performance code, P2614 and P2617 CKP and CMP codes. I watched FICM data on the road test and ... Trouble codes: P0026, P0611 (FICM performance), P2614, P2617
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2004 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FDXE45P54
Good Day!! 2004 e 450 exhibits a start and stall condition. starts right up and stalls 5 seconds later just like shutting key off. Code p2552 diagnostic run... over 10.5 volts on pin 9 (pink/yellow) at FICM connector C KOEO. Test says replace FICM. Replaced FI... Trouble codes: P2552 (FICMM monitor circuit fault)
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2006 Ford F-450 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FDXF46P66
hey all came from dealer customer wanted a second opinion! we got it on a hook no start! try starting got codes for crank and cam sensor (typical codes for long cranking on this engine. ids show no cam crank sync and no ficm sync icp pressure during crank is ... Trouble codes: P2614
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1999 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L 1-2 Shift VIN: 2FMZA5141X
Thank you to everyone who replied...opened up the pcm connector and found a small amount of moisture present... cleaned out the water and sealed against any future intrusion... cleared KAM and now trans shifts normally...thank you all again.
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2001 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L colume VIN: 1FTPF17L61
thanks for the help i replaced the shifter tube and shifter rod and bushings its works like new now.
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2002 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L Hi idle VIN: 1FMYU02132
I've still not fixed this vehicle,only due to the customers schedule and giving up the vehicle for a couple of days( she lives approx. 50 miles from shop and also the vehicle is running fine at this time ) When I do get it back i'm taking everyones advice and ...
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2004 Ford Expedition NBX 5.4L Forward Movement VIN: 1FMFU16L04
I decided just to toss a used transmission in it, much simpler and less time consuming. thanks for the info eveybody
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2005 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L No Start, long crank time VIN: 1FMDU73WX5
Right bank cam off time, likely slipped cam gear, no keyway on these. There's no cam sensor on right bank, and it uses a separate chain from crank to cam than left bank so that's why scoping cam/crank correlation didn't yield an answer. Odd it ran perfect when...
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2006 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Engine VIN: 1FMYU031X6
I REPLACED THE ENGINE. IT RAN FINE BUT STILL HAD ISSUES. DROPPED EXHAUST AND FOUND REAR PRE-CAT GUTTED CAUSING MAIN CAT TO BE CLOGGED. INSTALLED TEST PIPE, BLEW OUT EXHAUST SYSTEM, AND VEHICLE RAN FINE. CUSTOMER IS AWARE OF THE NEED FOR ALL CONVERTORS AND 02 S...
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2007 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L IC, PCM, ABS, AirBag TCM, Test Port, Vehicle Power VIN: 1FMFU15567
Thanks to Jim from Alberta to send me in right direction. Found a bare wire rubbing on steering column access cover from a poor dealer add on anti theft system. A wire end was stripped and hanging down 2 or more inches. It threw me for a loop as it only happen...
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2010 Ford E-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L Hesitation VIN: 1FDXE4FP1A
THANKS EVERYONE FOR THE INFO. IT SEEMS AS THOUGH THE VEHICLE NEEDED A SIMPLE REPROGRAMMING OF THE PCM. SEVERAL UPDATES ARE AVAILABLE IN RELATION TO COLD START ISSUES.
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2004 Mercury Sable LS Premium 3.0L charge indicator VIN: 1MEFM55S74
Well this was a very irritating fix. as it turns out they do in fact make 2 different alternators for this engine. Our ford dealer i guess didnt feel like telling us this. Wound up looking up the motorcraft part number for this vehicle and it came up with two ...
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