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1995 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 2FMDA514XS
Thanks for any help in advance! Came in with CAM Sensor circuit code - low charging voltage and idle surge up and down ... tested and replaced alt and cam sensor.Has great idle until ac compressor engages then it over soots desired adle the under shoots back a...
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1995 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L 2-3 upshift VIN: 1FMDU32X7S
This is my personal vehicle.The flywheel broke and a piece of it ripped the torque converter seal causing a massive leak.My wife kept driving it and it burned the forward clutches due to the low fluid level.I did a complete rebuild including;new Ford torque co...
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1997 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L ignition switch linkage VIN: 2FMDA5145V
This van had a free-spinning ignition lock. Tore down column in vehicle. Removed tilt head to inspect switch linkage and found connecting pin that connects upper rack portion to lower actuator had fallen out of place. Obtained both sections of new linkage. The...
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1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FMZU32E7W
this truck is acting weird, cylinders number 1,2 and 3, are running rough specially under load, on idle also does it too, i check with snap on scanner and it shows very clear these cylinders as less contributors, compression are first and second 90 psi and num...
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2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Reverse VIN: 1FMZU63EX2
I dont know why this explorer is still banging in reverse it has everything in it that you could put in it upon rebuilding the transmission. New converter,reverse servo,torque converter,vbx valve body,2 solenoid packs,bands, superior shift kit,servo bores slee...
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2002 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L bogs down VIN: 1FMRU15W82
When vehicle is hot and in overdrive intermittently vehicle bogs down like you hit brake for one second and let off. Sometimes it will occur three or four times in a row sometimes it occurs once. With overdrive off not as bad. we're leaning toward T.C.C circui...
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2002 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FAFP34342
hi all,i am in need of some help with moms car.the car will be driving fine then all of a sudden the "powertrain warning lamp"will come on and the car will stall.she will put it in nuteral,recrank the car and it will restart and be fine"for a while".i scanned ...
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2005 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Brake warning light VIN: 1FTRF12235
OK red brake warning light is on all the time. Have been through the testing per [...] tells me to jump the dk grn/yel and the tan/lt grn wires together it asked i...
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2005 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FMSU45P85
This came in as a stall no start when hot. I drove this in the garage when it was cold and replace all the injectors, the oil cooler, updated the high pressure system, new ford oil and fuel filters and had a no start when I got done. I have icp desired at 1350... Trouble codes: P2291
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2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Compressor VIN: 1FTVX14565
A/C Compressor will not engage. If you ground a/c relay signal at ECM a/c works fine. I have replaced the control head (Manual System) and jumped both the high and low switches at the same time. I am using a genisis scan tool so I am limited on my data stream ...
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2006 Ford E-250 4.6L vent VIN: 1FTNE24W96
we are losing air out of vents on acceleration on inclines
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Fixes & Summaries for Ford
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2000 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3FAFP3137Y
This one was tricky, because the pcm was sending many diff. Comands so it was hard to trace everything. Replace the pcm and problem fixed. Thanks to everyone for your help Trouble codes: P0320.
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2002 Lincoln LS 3.9L Misfire VIN: 1LNHM87A52
it ended up being that 6 out of 8 coils were bad and it was setting false misfires on the other 2 , ive never had to replace that many ignition coils at one time because they were bad. thank you all for the help. keith
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2002 Lincoln Blackwood 5.4L electric lifegate VIN: 5LTEW05A82
this vehicle is a family members who is in no hurry to get hit truck back i suspect the right latch has failed. Tho their isnt a new one left in the entire country. I would not recommend taking one it its not worth the hassel. Thankyou for the help
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