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1993 Ford Ranger STX 2.3L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1FTCR10A2P
We have "inherited" a 1993 ford Ranger that will die off on acceleration at about 35 mph hot or cold. It acts like it is starving for fuel. At first the pressure was low 19 lbs. After a new pump and regulator the pressure is correct 35 lbs.,but it still dies. ...
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Hesitation, Poor Power VIN: 1FTNX21P04
After completion of above repair, engine would not build any high pressure oil, Air tested system and found no leakage, Finally I got tired of just assuming the new part was a good part, installed old HPOP. Engine started almost immediately and had good idling... Trouble codes: P2290
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L oil pressure VIN: 1FTSF31P44
04 f350 6.0 low oil pressure when hot, replaced front cover and low pressure pump. High pressure is in spec. Seems to run fine but hard starting after hot the oil pressure light comes on. replaced oil gage sender.Manual oil pressure also drops when hot.Added 2...
2006 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Unknown VIN: 1FMPU16566
Customer bought vehicle with no engine and installed used engine from a 2006 F-150 (could not find any Expeditions). Setting codes P0198-Engine oil temp sensor circuit high and P0349-cmp sensor circuit intermittant bank 2. The P0198 was simple, the motor he pu...
2009 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L AC system VIN: 1FMCU03G59
Hello all, and thank you for in advance for an guidance. Working on a Ford escape, 3.0 duratec. Having odd AC issues. This car came in originally with the pressures thru the roof: high side about 370psi and low side had our gauge pegged (120 psi). Wouldnt turn...

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2001 Ford Focus LX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP33P81
Thank you everyone for the help. It was the shaft seal on the intake runner where it goes into the housing causing an intake leak. It didn't always leak enough, which made it tough to find. They do not sell the seal alone. We need to replace the housing assem...
2006 Ford Fusion SEL 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAFP08186
Recieved numerous replies about possible cat issues but Tim [...] hit the nail on the head. Timing had skipped, notified the customer and recommended for him to take it to the dealer because I have never had one of these apart and he needed the car back as ... Trouble codes: P0304 (No. 4 misfire), P0305 (No. 5 misfire), P0306 (No. 6 misfire), P0300 (Random misfire/misfire on start-up).
2006 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L No Start VIN: 1FMPU16596
Thanks for all the replies to my problem. I tried all the things that were suggested and I still couldn't get this vehicle to start. Most of you I believe were right when you said the vehicle should be taken to a Dealership. We have no Dealerships close to u... Trouble codes: B1602 (PATS received invalid FMT/ key CD).
2007 Mercury Montego Premier 3.0L Compressor VIN: 1MEHM42127
Most of the replies focused on too much oil, this system has only been serviced by us and has worked properly for a year. I replaced the condenser, suspecting debris from the previous compressor failure intermittently moving around and plugging the passages, t...
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