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2004 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L valves and camshafts VIN: 1FMZU63K04
I had this Exploder come in with bent valves. The right side camshaft jumped time. I looked at the old cam gear and the new kit I have gotten to replace all the gears,guides and tensioners and there is no specific dot or mark to line up on the head or the gear...
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPX14534
2004 ford f150 5.4 came in with a cel. Scan revealed a p0171, system lean bank 1. Looked at fuel trims on my scan tool. Fuel trims showed ltft bank one pinned at thirty at idle. All others were plus or minus 5. When vehicle is driven all fuel trims are normal.... Trouble codes: P0171 (System lean bank 1)
2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L power loss VIN: 1FDWE35P94
vehicle came in no start,cranked over strong.customer said they came out that morning truck would not start.ton of history codes,none present.checked fuel pressure first.seemed to be in spec.cranked over with scanner.only thing obvious was low icp below desire... Trouble codes: P0299, P1408, P2263
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...
2001 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5LMFU28RX1
Thanks for any help. This Lincoln is killing me not sure where to go from here we keep getting a p0174 bank two too lean code but it is very intermittent will go a few weeks between setting code. The current fuel trims are bank 1 long term is 0-2% bank 2 long ... Trouble codes: P0174 (Bank two lean)

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2001 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L theft light,no start ,dashes on odometer VIN: 1FMRU15W31
ok guys,I checked all wiring at power distribution box found no opens or shorts.I ignored anything with pats because pats wont make one die once it is running,i couldnt find any problems.I replaced the pcm relay and was never able to duplicate concerns after.i...
2001 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L Misfire VIN: 1FTYR10D01
customer needed the vehicle returned, did not have time for further diagnostic. i do beleive the problem was most likely internal engine part possibly valve spring, and the second ignition strikes were to reduce emissions. again, did not get to a definate answ... Trouble codes: 300 (random miss).
2002 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L No Start
Thanks to everyone for your help.The ecm was bad.On a side note one coil in the coil pack was not firing.Removed coil pack,tried on differant car,bad.Replaced coil pack and everything is good.Merry Christmas,Happy New Year.
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