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2002 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer 6.8L Electronic VIN: 1FMNU41S12
Hi techs i have a ford excursion 2002 about 3000 miles and 4 mouths ago came in with these codes p0720,p0722 not shifting good . After checking connectors, wiring, and tsbs found a broken wire fixed and replaced speed sensors then told the customer after road ...
2003 Ford Escape XLS 3.0L Charging VIN: 1FMYU92183
I can't get this vehicle to charge. I replaced the alternator and it left the shop charging only to be towed back. I get no "batt light" on the dash even with key on engine off! Does this vehicle have a "bulb check" circuit or not? My more important question i...
2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Monitor will not run VIN: 1FMYU03143
Customer brought vehicle in for ca emissions inspection. Of the 5 monitors, evap and converter had not run. Customer drove vehicle close to 500 miles and still the evap and converter monitors will not run. The only common thread i can see between the condition... Trouble codes: P1000 (Monitors not run)
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1FTPX14554
Having troubles with this 2004 Ford F-150 5.4L. Customer came in with a misfire problem, pulled codes have random misfires along with specfic cylinders. vehicle has 154Km, never had tune-up done. Replaced spark plugs, suprisingly only had 2 break on me. After ... Trouble codes: P0345 (CMP Sensor A Circuit Problem), P0021 (Cam Timing Bank 2 Over ADV)
2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L Oil Gauge VIN: 1FDSF305X8
Vehichle came in with no oil press on gauge' replaced with oem sender sw6357. Veh left with normal press shown. Vec came back with no press showing 1 wk later. Replaced with same part # @ press came back on dash. Veh came back in 6 days. Replaced with 3rd send...
2002 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4.6L computer VIN: 1LNHM81W22
The problem with this car that we know what is needed, but we dont know which way to go on the repair, The problem with the car is the under hood fuse block is bad, this is the one that is located by the drivers side upper inner fender. What I do know is they ...
2005 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L Misfire VIN: 2MEFM74W45
Looking for some suggestions to help pin down the cause of this #5 misfire. Car has a light misfire noticeable at idle. Having read the posts regarding fuel pressure, I started there. Fuel pressure was listed at 28-40 KOER so being on the low side of the range... Trouble codes: P0305 (Cylinder 5 misfire)

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1994 Ford E-350 Econoline XL 5.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Stumbles VIN: 1FTJE34H5R
THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP. JIM FROM BOULDER BROTHERS WAS RIGHT-THE CAPACITORS IN THE PCM WERE LEAKING.A REMAN AFTERMARKET PCM WAS CHEAP-$135.00. THE VAN RUMS GREAT. THANKS AGAIN. Trouble codes: 334 (Evp/pfe closed voltage expected), 452 (Insufficient vss), 10 (Separator code), 126 (Map/baro or expected).
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FTSW31P33
I cannot thank each of you enough for helping me diagnose this vehicle. I replaced the #2 injector only. I sent to FORD dealer and found out vehicle has an aftermarket performance program in ECM so dealer could not update ECM since we do not have the downloa... Trouble codes: P0266 (Cylinder 2 contribution or balance malfunction).
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