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1996 Ford F-350 XL 7.3L Low Psi Oil VIN: 1FTJW35F5T
Customers truck shut down going road. Will not build low pressure oil, will not supply oil to the HP reservoir. I can fill HP reservoir and it will start and run until it empties reservoir. Over filled oil 2.5 gal.Unplugged IPR and spun engine, no psi or oil t...
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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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2004 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L steering pump
Thanks in advance, we have this vehicle that customer complaint was load steering pump. replaced it with napa rebuild followed directions on removing air from system, still has loud whine. one post on IATN said that you are lucky if you get a pump that does no...
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2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Unknown VIN: 1FTNF20536
truck will idle between 750 and 800 but when you drive it and slow to stop it will cut off, someone had cleared the codes but it did have a po300 when it came in . i have cleared the code and driven the truck and so far no codes . i have checked for vacum leak...
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2002 Lincoln LS 3.9L Stall VIN: 1LNHM87A62
the car stumbles or dies when making a turn at slow speed. I have checked everything I can think of. any ideas
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2004 Lincoln LS 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1LNHM86S84
Vehicle exhibited low idle, driver would need to feather throttle at stop light or around corner or would quit. Would immediately restart. Also exhibited condition with intermittent lack of power at hwy speeds. Would lose power, lift off accelerator power woul...
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2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, No throttle response VIN: 5LMFU28595
HELP ! Vehicle can to us from the dealer, where it was taken for a transmission service. While there the customer was told it needed 3 coils and spark plugs. WE replaced the 3 motorcraft coils and installed 8 motorcraft plugs. On road test we noted that it is ...
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2005 Lincoln LS Luxury 3.0L a/c temp VIN: 1LNHM86S95
the a/c system is full and cools well at times,after running a/c for a while the air is not cold or on very hot days the air is not cool enough,the vehicle has a new electronic heater control valve.
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2008 Mercury Sable 3.5L Strut? VIN: 1MEHM40W38
Vehicle makes a pop/clunk/thunk kind of a noise going over bumps at any speed. We acted on a TSB that recommended greasing the strut bumper which is part of the rubber bellows. That reduced the noise, but did not eliminate it. We then replaced the upper strut ...
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Power Locks VIN: 1FTNX21F0X
THANKS FOR ALL THE REPLIES. FOUND THE MAIN DOOR LOCK SWITCH FAULTY, REPLACED SWITCH AND ACTUATORS, PROBLEM SOLVED.
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2000 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Engine VIN: 1FTSW30F1Y
Hello everyone, The customer has taken the vehicle due to the fact that the invoice went from the PCM to the high pressure oil pump; but at least all codes initially were out but only had a Turbo code (probably due to the engine oil leak bypassing the turbo) ...
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2007 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.0L no power, VIN: 1FDAX56P37
thank you alll for all the help i found out from ford information that 20 rpm drop on a power balance test is enough to say there is a bad injector.we concluded with 3 injector being bad customer picked up the vehicle we still did not change the injectors yet....
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2008 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L battery draw VIN: 1ZVHT82H08
THANK FOR ALL OF THE SUGGESTIONS. AFTER DISCONNECTING THE BATTERY AND REPAIRING THE CONNECTOR AT THE SMART JUNCTION BOX. I HAD THE CAR FOR A WEEK. I LET THE CAR SIT OVER THE WEEKEND AND IT STARTED WITH NO PROBLEM. BATTERY DRAW AFTER CONTROLS WENT TO SLEEP WAS ...
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2008 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Unknown VIN: 1FMCU93168
We replaced both front axles and vibration is now gone. Thanks all for all of the suggestions.
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2003 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L No Start VIN: 2MEFM74W73
HI,EVERYONE. MY THANKS TO ALL OF YOU GUYS FOR YOUR HELP. LOOK LIKE COMPUTER REBUILDERS DIDN`T REPROGRAM THE ECM PROPERLY. WE FLASH THE COMPUTER THEN THE KEYS , NO MORE PROBLEM AND SHE IS OUT OF HERE. THANKS AGAIN MATT
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