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1992 Ford F-250 Custom 5.8L power steering VIN: 2FTHF25H2N
thanks in advance for all replies. in all my years i have never had a problem like this. truck came in with gearbox leaking, both there were no other issues. after replacing 3 gearboxes(2 from 1 rebuider, 1 from another) and 2 pumps, i cannot get this system t...
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L no start VIN: 1FTNF21P73
Truck came in as a no start. Customer replace both fuel filters. I check it with the scanner and could not get into the FICM. Order the FICM put it in and flash the controller and still no start but was able to read data. Had 48.volts and cam and crank in sync...
2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Power Steering VIN: 1FAFP55U73
Hey Guys, I have a 2003 Ford Taurus 3.0 OHV non flex fuel and every time the engine is turned off, power steering fluid spews out of the reservoir through the vent in the cap. The fluid is bubbly and full of air but rises rapidly only when the engine is turne...
2004 Ford Freestar SEL 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA52234
HELP. This van originally came in on November 16, with a check engine light on and a code P0401 Insufficent EGR flow detected stored in the ecm. Checked system and diagnosed bad EGR Valve and replaced. Van returned on January 4, with a check engine light on an... Trouble codes: P0171
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 9BFJX21F94
The customer reported engine light only came on after a few oil leak repairs. Visually everything looks ok, but I can see back pressure valve have been disconnected previously. Told IDM has been exchanged with upgraded unit. Also told injectors have been done ... Trouble codes: P0272 (Cylinder No 4 high to low side open), P0541 (Manifold intake air heater circuit low)
2005 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Engine VIN: 1FTPW14505
This truck came in for spark plugs at 98k miles. Seven of the plugs broke off in the head. We were able to remove six of them with the Mac Tools spark plug extractor, then the tool broke down in the plug. So the cylinder head was removed to repair. repairs wen...
2006 Ford Mustang 4.0L MIL Lamp on, wrench light VIN: 1ZVFT80N46
This one is really kicking our buts. Intermitantly while driving the wrench light will come on and then it goes into reduced power mode. Shut it off and restart it and all is good again untill it fails and wrench light comes back on. This can be 20 mins later... Trouble codes: P061B
2006 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Temperature blend door VIN: 1FAFP53U16
Customer complains of no heat. Found that temperature blend door was not moving when turning temperature control. This vehicle has manual controls. Knowing that the blend door actuators go bad on Fords all the time I bought a new actuator. Decided to plug in t...
2007 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L long crank time VIN: 1FMFU16507
where is the fuel pump driver module located. looked around the spair tire and didnt see it

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1997 Ford F-250 Lariat 7.3L Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTHX26F8V
Ended up being the crank sensor. Thanks for all the replies and help that pointed me in the right direction!
2002 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4.6L computer VIN: 1LNHM81W22
I tried the different places to get another used block or to get a new block from a wiring company. But we took the old block apart and made our own fuel pump relay center. This was the best ans also the quickest to repair this car] Thanks for the great input....
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