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1996 Ford Ranger Splash 4.0L Clutch Sistem Gets Air Into VIN: 1FTCR14X0T
After few days of bleeding clutch sistem gets air into.
1999 Ford F-150 5.4L engine
this f-150 occasionaly will overheat,I THINK...,be driving down the road and all of a sudden the temp. gauge will peg hot and the truck goes into limp mode, pull over and shut it off for a couple minuts and start it back up and it is fine and it could be fine ...
2001 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L injectors VIN: 1FDAW56F01
f550 was towed in for no power hard start, misfire during contrubution test found cyl's 6 8 failed test codes po284,po278 removed all glow plugs to test compression found cyl #8 a bit low at 290psi cyl #5 350psi all the rest were 390-400psi. also found while r...
2001 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on, red temp light VIN: 2FAFP74WX1
Issue: Once car warmed up either at idle or driving, car will drive normal them RED TEMP light comes on dash, CHECK ENGINE flickers and car shuts off or cuts out for second. Sometimes will restart right away or may need to sit for few minutes. Once intial stal... Trouble codes: U1262
2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L fuse 20 or 28 PDC VIN: 1FAHP58SX3
For all the Ford transmission gurus out there. This Taurus wagon keeps blowing the fuse in the underhood fuse box that feeds the oxygen sensors and all of the solenoids in the transmission. About 2 or 3 weeks ago we thought we had it fixed by replacing bank 1 ...
2005 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Communication VIN: 1FMPU16545
Once again, I am at a loss and need some guidance. This Expedition has no communication with any modules. I have tried a Modis ver. 11.4 and a Matco global OBD II code reader. One time, after no communication with the Modis vin specific, I went to the global ...
2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L Passenger Airbag VIN: 1FDSF34546
Has codes for passenger air bag and pad. Which have both been changed along with rcm drivers bag and clock spring. Have ids ohms readings on drivers airbag 2.7ohms [...].2ohms tested pad at rcm. Pad in on position 950ohms off position 500 ohms Rcm does n...
2006 Ford E-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L rsc warning VIN: 1FBSS31L46
i have this van that says service rsc now and I can't get any useful info from mitchell and or owners guide. My question is what causes this warning and what steps do I follow to diagnos it. thanks in advance for your help.
2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L keyless entry doorpad VIN: 1FTWW33PX6
hi everyone. i have a customer that purchased this truck used. they would like to use the keyless entry doorpad to unlock the truck in case of leaving their keys in the truck. according to alldata you have to have the factory code in order to initiate programm...
2005 Mercury Montego 3.0L Instrument Cluster VIN: 1MEH743195
Instrument cluster will intermittantly go berzerk and set a myriad of codes throughout the system. Specifically it will set charging sytem codes. There is a tsb for this same problem which states to replace the cluster for 700 cocos. Is there a way to test the...

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2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Harley-Davidson Edition 6.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1FTNW21P04
After reading all the posts. I detemined that the next step would be to replace the injectors. Customer didn't want to spend the $ and decided to drive it as is. Returned truck to customer.
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L trans range sensor VIN: 1FTPW14514
Thanks for all the replies from other Techs. I replaced the trans. range sensor and I waited for several weeks to get the special tool for adjusting the sensor.When I hooked my scanner up again to clear the codes I couldn't do it because the scanner would not ...
2005 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FDXF46P65
This truck is working but would'nt call it fixed. After putting it back together I was unable to recreat the problem again. While I'm sure it's only a matter of time untill this truck acts up again,you can't fix whats not broke. Thanks for all the help and you...
2006 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L MIL Lamp on
Good Morning !! Well is official AUTOLITE Plugs !!! SUCK !!! Drove the truck home and back to the shop No ENGINE LIGHT ON All Monitors are complete SWEET THANKS FOR ALL THE ADVISE
2002 Mercury Sable LS Premium 3.0L Flashing Trans light VIN: 1MEHM55S22
Thanks to everyone for the suggestions. The problem pointed to a harness or a power or ground issue but it turned out being the PCM. Car is fixed.
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