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|1996 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L Battery VIN: 1FTHX26F2T
I am performing a parasitic drain test on this truck. Customer states that the battery will die after sitting for a couple of hours (over-night). Found the amperage draw to be 386mA with all accessories off, doors closed and lights off. All fuses/relays have b...
|2000 Ford Explorer XLT 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU83PXY
This Ford have intermittent CAM code (P0340). I got signal at the PCM. I already replace the CAN senor and Alternator (FORD Re-manufacture). Check the synchronizer. This code will come back intermittently. Anyone see anything like this out there? Thank for tak... Trouble codes: P0340 (Camshaft Position Sensor A Circuit Malfunction)
|2004 Ford Ranger Edge 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FTYR14U94
Hello and Thanks in Advance for looking at the help request!! This vehicle is a no start. Customer said he drove the truck into his driveway and it died like he had cut the key off. It has not started up since. First things, put battery charger on and hooked...
|2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14546
This vehicle will set # 5 missfire code consistantly, but only after engine is accelerated full throttle to 4500 rpm. There is a noticable lack of power at high rpm, engine struggles to accelerate once it hits about 4500 rpm.then check engine light flashes, th... Trouble codes: P0305
|2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.4L egr coolers VIN: 1FTWW31R38
this beauty is on the third engine, owner got tired of the engine replacing intervals so he deleted the exhaust filter and got a programmer. the problem was that the truck would loose coolant preformed the combustion gas test no change in color. pulled the tem...
|2004 Mercury Monterey (Van) 4.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 2MRDA202X4
This Mercury/ Ford is driving me crazy. The Ford IDS computer system shows intermittent power drop out in the power balance test and Mode 6 data showing misfires 3.25% which is why we arrive at problem on #6 cylinder. When fuel injector is disconnected & engin...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1994 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L Srs VIN: 1FALP45T2R
OK first thanks to all that replied. We checked clockspring ohm's and I just wasn't buying this was my issue so I double checked my diagnostic moduel and that was it. I found a guy in my area that had one only 50 bucks and light is off. What a nightmare. I do ...
|2001 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L speedo VIN: 1FTRX18W81
After going through this system many times and contacting Identifix hotline we still did not have speedometer operation.We determined with the help of Mike Demers of Napa Flash that the PCM that cust had installed and flash at local Ford Dealer prior to bringi...
|2008 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L trans range fuse VIN: 2FAHP71V28
After replacing OD switch, we still had an intermittent problem. I ended up installing a circuit breaker in the fuse position and told the officer to try to create some kind of pattern when blowing fuse. Hopefully he will let us know. Thanks for the replies...
|2010 Ford Escape XLS 2.5L gross leak VIN: 1FMCU0C79A
thanks for all the help after retesting still i had found no leaks and the only thing that i was cutting out of the system was the purge solenoid because i had to hook the machine to the hose running to the back i then changed the purge solenoid and it fixed t...
|2002 Lincoln LS 3.0L Cat monitor VIN: 1LNHM86S62
THE CAT MONITOR FINALLY SET.I JUST HELD ONTO THE CAR UNTIL IT WENT READY.FORTUNEATELY THIS CUSTOMER WAS NOT PRESSING ME FOR THE CAR,ASIT IS A BACKUP CAR FOR HER FAMILY.I CAN LET GO OF THE BEAST KNOWING THAT EVERYTHING WAS RIGHT WHEN IT LEFT,AND NOTHING HIDING ...