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1986 Ford Bronco Custom 5.0L fuel tank VIN: 1FMDU15NGG
we took tank out, expecting to see kinked fill hose, or pinched vapor hose, or something., once we got the tank out, we blew through the small purge line for the evap., which does not control tank pressure while fueling. we looked in tank for anything blocking...
1989 Ford Bronco Custom 5.0L Rotors VIN: 1FMEU15N6K
Came in for rotors replacement. Not familiar with this 4x4 hub to remove. It has manual locking hub and has two different kind of hub on each side, one side has six screws to remove hub cover and the other side has only three screw type. Pull cap by unscrewing...
1994 Ford Taurus SHO 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FALP54Y5R
Should my test light be lighting at pin 56(pip)at the ecm while trying to crank? If so, its not there. Isnt that where the signal generates from? ive replaced the crank sensor, icm and coil. Im getting power at all three. Ive also noticed a burnt pin at the bi...
1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L engine VIN: 1FMZU34E5W
Wifes car so I'm in the crapper if its not fixed soon..lol Short story,we drove it about 5 miles to Lowes after work,no problems,noise,lights...nothing,its never had any problem to speak of.Regular maintenance,bought it new. Tried to restart about 15 minutes ...
1999 Ford Mustang 3.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FAFP4048X
Help I don't have much hair left to pull out. We have a car lots Mustang that is driving us crazy. It floods the plugs on cold start and will not start with out help. Once warm it runs good and will restsart. It is flooding all six plugs. We checked coolant te...
1999 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Instrument Cluster VIN: 2FMZA5141X
Any one with a good explanation of how this system operates would be great information to have. Could a PCM cause this, or do I need to re flash the VIC first(no codes indicating a PCM vs VIC mismatch)?
2000 Ford Mustang 3.8L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FAFP4041Y
Why does it flood out plugs? All sensors look to be in specs. Long term fuel trim Is 17.7%on B1 and 20% on Bank 2. When I get it started and warmed up past 100 degres it runs and drive fine. Shut it off and now it wont restart flooed again...spark is good and ...
2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Accessories VIN: 1FMZU73K03
good morning guys i have a 03 ford explorer with a fuel level guage not working scan test have pcm code p0460 and dash cluster code 1201 removed the tank and inspect level sensor found new sensor removed cluster and inspect wiring from cluster to fuel pump bot...
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW12584
Hello all, hope everyone is busy racking up 50+ hours a week :) I have a strange one here. This truck is setting both rich and lean codes on bank 2. I have freeze frame data when it set the rich code (P0175), here are the details... Closed Loop * 18.4% load ... Trouble codes: P0174 (System Too Lean - Bank 2), P0175 (System Too Rich - Bank 2)
2006 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L ABS Code VIN: 1FMYU95H36
We replaced the Master do to code c1526, with in a day, code U2062 came up, Ecu Redundant Ground Circuit Open. We then went through the TSB on replacing the grounds and studs. The code is still there. Interesting this happened after master was replaced and t...
2004 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L trac light VIN: 5LMFU28R04
two front hubs was replaced on this vechile it came in with a abs light and roaring all the abs is working fine used snap on modis to check but the traction light is flashing and has a code C1998 can someone help me with this

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1997 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Right Rear VIN: 1FMFU18L7V
Thanks for all the help. I found a leak in the right rear airbag using soapy water. The problem seemed intermittent, but it was not. It blead down after the air pump timed out every time. The customer declined the repair at this.
2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3FTNW20F41
First off thanks for all the replies. i seen a movie once the guy said assumption is the mother of all f#$%-ups. this truck was stalling and setting P1316 memory code-idm dtcs stored in idm with no codes in idm.so i replaced the idm seemed to make it run worse...
2006 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FMYU03156
It turns out the left bank exhaust camshaft was 6 teeth advanced, while all the rest of the marks lined up. The compression on all cylinders was close to 200 psi. The tensioner was sticky. We replaced the chains, guides and tensioners . The first reply I recie...
2002 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5LMEU27R52
found it two broken wires in the wiring harness that was rubbing together causeing the problem thanks for all the replies
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