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|1995 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Stall VIN: 1FALP53U1S
car will shut off with no notice while driving and restart between 1500-2000 rpm
|2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Cam phaser VIN: 1FPTW14514
High everyone, replaced cam phasers on this vehicle because making the usual ticking noise, now engine will not idle when warm and makes a horrible rattling sound when is about to stall, below 500 rpm, also when it turns over to start it sounds funny like low ...
|1989 Lincoln Town Car Signature 5.0L Alternator VIN: 1LNBM82F2K
This started out as another techs job. After 2 alts, Boss gives it to me. Ran all the tests alldata has and it keeps coming back to alt bad. I've done volt drops on the cables and the alt and everything checks out. If I full field the alt, it charges up to 15....
|2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 5LMFU27575
Need help with this nitemare, the only code we get is p0012 also when coming to a stop sign starts to rattle like if the engine is going to come apart. Because of the noise and the code we replaced all this parts;cam phasers,cam sensors,vct solenoids, and nois... Trouble codes: P0012 (Intake camshaft-over retarder- bank-1)
|2002 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L no forward/reverse VIN: 1MEFM55S92
customer was driving car pulled in driveway parked car went to leave started car put in gear and would no move forward or reverse no codes fluid full clean pulled pan down no metal in pan but normal friction debri on magnet some transmission shop told him thes...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1996 Ford Ranger Splash 4.0L Clutch Sistem Gets Air Into VIN: 1FTCR14X0T
THANKS TO ALL THAT TAKE THE TIME TO HELP. LIKE SOME OF YOU GUYS SAID IT WAS THE SLAVE CYLINDER, IT WAS LEAKING BY THE SCRATCHES ON THE CYLINDER.
|2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FM2472K13
Sorry for the long delay, were 75% sure the exhaust valve in cylider three is burnt. Customer has decided not to repair this vehicle at this time. Trouble codes: P0303.
|2003 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L Hesitation, shakes VIN: 3FAFP31383
after jacking up on rear mount found that rubber was ripped so i let jack down put a bar in motoer mount and found had alot of movement so checked side mount and was the same replaced both mounts test drove and there was no vibration in the car anymore specail...
|2007 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.6L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, Bucks badly hot VIN: 1FMEU74837
Thanks to all again, FOUR coils #2,4,5,6 was the problem and all had to be sniped out by checking mode 6 after many road tests. As bad as engine ran, NO misfire codes ever logged or even a MIL, Fords!! Runs great now, Happy Newyear, nick H