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1997 Ford Windstar 3.0L No Start, VIN: 2FMDA51U8V
We have a Ford Windstar Van that will Intermittently not start. Have fuel pressure, injector pulse and spark when the symptom occures. Have checked all grounds/powers going to computer.But while cranking the computer shows no injector pulse as per the scanner,...
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1999 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTZX1725X
Bank 2 upstream oxygen sensor never goes above 120mv bank 2 lean smoked intake and found intake gasket leak at rear of lower intake replaced gaskets and no change in oxygen sensor readings also short term fuel trim readings are positive 33on bank 2 and bank 1 ... Trouble codes: P1151, P1157
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2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FMYU93163
TIPICAL FORD ESCAPE CAR COME IN MISFIR DO TO IGN DRIVERS ECM . DONE MANY OF THESE IN THE PAST. REPLACE ECM UPDATED COIL & SPARK PLUGS . ENG HAD A MISFIRE CYL # 4 & 6 still FOUND FRONT CAT TO HAVE BROKEN APART CLOGING UP REAR CAT . REPLACED DAMAGE CATS. ENG COM...
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2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Hesitation, Sluggish start VIN: 1FTSX21PX5
Vehicle starts right away but sounds /feels sluggish - when driving , has considerable hesitation (full 2-3 seconds)when decel & reaccel (such as slowing to a light that changes). Normal self test show no faults ,, when monitoring data noticed ... Load percent...
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2010 Ford Escape Limited 3.0L Pcm VIN: 1FMCU9EG4A
I am trying to replace the PCM however, my IDS calibrations seems not to have the 6F TRID file. I do not have access to protechnician.com and hoping some one could check my vin [...] and let me know what Cal file number I need to download. Thanx...
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2004 Lincoln Aviator 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 5LMEU88H84
Vehicle came in with the complaint of intermittant stall. When checked vehicle runs a little rough at idle but otherwise is setting no codes and datastream reading(fuel trim, Tps, ect, Maf) all look good. when driving if you get on the throttle a little hard i...
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1998 Ford Ranger Splash 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTYR10C8W
thanks for taking time to assist. as suggested I made a test lamp from a sealed beam headlamp and went back through wiring. all circuits load tested good.started over from scratch.wired new power lead and ground lead from battery to sensor and put lab scope on... Trouble codes: P0102.
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2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Steering effort VIN: 1FAFP53283
Customer has not come back for repairs on this vehicle yet, was going to put new pump in but she added some power steering conditioner to system and says it pretty much took care of it, so for now will not be installing pump, did however or a power steering pr...
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2004 Ford Taurus SES 3.0L Misfire VIN: 1FAFP55SX4
Thanks to all who replied. As most of you suggested it was the engine control module. The vehicle was missing for so long it took out the drivers for the ignition coils inside of the computer. Got a used computer, installed, reprogramed, and bingo!!! Car start... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition coil a primary circuit), P0352 (Ignition coil b primary ciruit), P0354 (Ignition coil d primary circuit).
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2009 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Fuel Tank VIN: 1FMCU93G79
I WAS AWAITING THE RETURN OF THE CLIENT AS HE WAS AWAY ON A SKI TRIP FOR WINTER BREAK. HE TELLS ME IT IS WORKING FINE NOW. I GUESS IT WAS JUST SOME DIRT OR ICE. WE HAD BLOWN OUT SOME LINES AND INSPECTED COMPONENTS BUT DIDN'D REALLY SEE ANYTHING. WHO KNOWS, MAY...
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2012 Ford F-150 XL 3.5L Steering VIN: 1FTFX1ET4C
Thanks for all the input,..had we known this was a problem we may have equiped the trucks differently Thanks Again
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