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1986 Ford F-250 XL 6.9L Starting VIN: 2FDKF3816G
Vehicle will start every time in the warm shop, let sit over night last night and it will not fire again. The glow plug relay and "wait to start" light come on for 6-7 secs this morning and I can hear the glow plug relay clicking. Each glow plug is pulling aro...
1997 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L No Start VIN: 1FMEU18WXV
Vehicle was towed into shop with a crank but no start condition. Client left home, got about 4 miles and vehicle quit. Got it into shop tested fuel pressure, intermittently 0 - 20 psi, fuel filter partially plugged, replaced fuel pump, filter, and relay. Still... Trouble codes: B1600 (Ignition Key Transponder signal not recieved), B1602 (Invalid format key code from ignition key transponder)
1999 Ford Escort SE 2.0L idle VIN: 3FAFP15P3X
1999 ford escort with code p1506, we have clean throattle body and we raplace idle control valve, check for vacuum leaks but code keeps coming back has any one experience this tipe of problem, I'll appreciate any help thank you.
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTNF21L23
2003 Ford F250 superduty.Customer states changed IAC,TPS,cleand thoddle body and mass air with brake clean[Ino they say not to clean thoddle body at all on ford,an brake clean isnt best to use on either]problem is idle good.fuel pressure and fuel trim good.MAF...
2007 Ford F-450 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FDXF46P57
the truck came in with on power woodnot go over 30mph i replaced #2 injector & #4 injector idle's smoth now ribs up good from take off does good untill shift then looses power & wont go. i still had a code for injector moduel so i got a per-programmed ficm fro...
1997 Mercury Cougar XR-7 4.6L ignition VIN: 1MELM62W1V
This vehicle has several quirks. When turning the ignition on with a cold engine, the radiator cooling fan comes on, and the engine will not start until the fan turns off, which it will eventually, if one waits long enough. It will also occur with a warm engin...

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2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT 4.0L Instrument Cluster VIN: 1FMEU51K07
Thanks to all friends, and a lot to Steven and Andrew, i bought vcm ids and make parameter reset from pats functions and then erase keys, its working fine now, thank you so much, actually i first make an asbuilt data code perfom without results,finally steps w...
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