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1992 Ford F-250 XL 7.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire
Please Help!!! This one has really got me stumped! I have been doing this for many years and this is "old school" stuff here and that makes this more insulting to myself... Truck came in for an emissions test and failed hydrocarbons at idle horribly (2000hc)....
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1997 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FALP53S3V
hi all,hoping for some help on this taurus. this car has a misfire that has me stumped. using my modis ignition scope i can see that cyl 5&6 firing line is non existant. cyl 4 is fine with a nice peak. we originally did a tune up with plugs and wires by mileag... Trouble codes: P0155 (B2S1 o2 heater circuit), P0161 (B2S2 o2 heater circuit), P0305 (cyl. 5 misfire), P0306 (cyl 6 misfire)
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1997 Ford F Super Duty 7.3L Compressor VIN: 3FELF47F6V
Hey guys, My Alldata is down again. Can someone email me a schematic to the A/C system on this 1997 F350. It is a factory built truck w/o A/C and I got a system from a salvage truck and am in need of a schematic to finish the wiring. my email is [...]...
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1998 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L Pcm VIN: 1FMRU18W3W
Will fire up then stall. Check engine light flashes rapidly when this happens. Only cold start in morning. Windshield does not leak on bcm. Happens when cool outside with out rain. Sometimes the theft light flashes after but no codes. When it happens the check...
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L faid contubution test VIN: 1FTNW21F0X
All right ford techs, 7.3 tourbo des, truck came in with hesitantion miss fire, scaned the truck found codes p0272, p0269 cylinder contribution test, we tested compresson in both cylinder 380-400psi, also checked injector controll module for bad connection ect...
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2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Engine VIN: 1FTSW30F1Y
Hello fello technicians, This 2000 Ford F350 DSL Truck (7.3L / V8) has been a good job so far but I am going to be asking you all on a recommendation for the future fix on this vehicle; currently trying to figure out why the car continues to leak oil and/or w...
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2002 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L Compressor/high pressure line VIN: 1FTRE14272
Hi everybody and thanks in advance for your help.Ok the symtom is that,the high pressure line from the compressor to the condenser vibretes loud actually rettles for a few seconds every now and then, but for sure when you start the engine with A/C on, we have ...
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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPX14564
vehicle came in with rough idle, hesitation, cutting off and no power at all. it starts up fine no rattle in engine. scan the vehicle and came up with three codes P0010, P0020, and P0102 the two codes have to deal with the variable cam timing solenoid and the ... Trouble codes: P0010, P0020, P0102
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2005 Ford Focus ZX4 2.0L noise VIN: 1FAHP34N15
vehicle towed in. makes a noise like the splines of the axles are not engaged all the way and grinding but seals are dry and inner cv's are in place. does not move. noise happens loudest when in r or d. fluid is black, level is fine. don't work on automatics s...
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2008 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Unknown VIN: 1FMCU93168
Customer complains of a vibration on acceleration. Verified really bad vibration when accelerating. Right front axle feels like it has too much play in the joint. I was just looking for some input about these axles in this model. If there is a common failure w...
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2006 Lincoln Zephyr 3.0L left front turn signal VIN: 3LNHM261X6
Car came in with the LF turn signal inop, put in a 4157 bulb and no difference its a combo with the park lamp it has a 3 wire socket,center Grey/Yellow is hot for the park lamps, Black/light green is ground also. With the turn signal on the center is dead and ...
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2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L brakes seize VIN: 1FDWF37F5Y
guys,thanks for the replies.I did check for cross contamination but didn't find any. Richards thought on a blockage made the most sense in this situation so I replaced hoses and then the booster and the problem is fixed;at least I just saw the truck go by haul...
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2005 Ford Freestyle Limited 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1FMDK03195
This one is fixed. We had the ecm reflashed per bulletin and Helaine's post. After a long road test, the problem hasn't returned. When the car would surge, the app voltage would stay the same, but tps voltage would jump corresponding to the engine rpm. My ...
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2005 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FMSU45P85
I put another pump on this and it now runs like a dream. It has been gone for 3 weeks without a complaint, I will call it fixed.Thanks for all the help, I learned a lot on this one. Trouble codes: P2291.
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2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L oil pressure VIN: 1FDWF36P76
Got the GHOST out. after assembly of oil pan etc we got engine oil pressure. I have no clue why it would not build it before. I had my Tech pack most of the space behind the pump with vasiline. Maybe that was the fix for getting oil. Engine does start and r...
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2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start
THANX TO EVERYONE THAT SPENT TIME HELPING ME ,AS EVERYONE SAID IT WAS HIGH OIL PRESSURE LEAKING AT THE DUMMY PLUG ON LEFT SIDE SINCE I TOOK THE RIGHT SIDE FIRST I REPLACED ALL OF THEM.PROBLEM SOLVED THANK TO YOU ALL.
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2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.4L No Start VIN: 1FTSF21RX8
I rechecked the powers and grounds on the tcm module with a 3057 brake light bulb, the amount of amperage to light bulb is enough to power module. the bulb did not light on power circuits 1 and 31 at the module. traced wiring all the way to battery junction bo... Trouble codes: U0101.
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