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1996 Ford Escort LX 1.9L Seat Belt - LF VIN: 3FASP11J3T
I am looking for a new, or good used, motorized Left seat belt and mechanism, for this 1996 TWO DOOR Ford Escort. Or, any ideas for repair or repair kit Please note - this is a two door. Any help,or possible sources, would be appreciated. Ford says obsolete Us...
2000 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT 5.4L low ac VIN: 1FBSS31L1Y
please help IATN brotheren.Club taxi van has been a thorn in a couple of shops side,now it's mine.We can't seem to get the air to cool properly.Pressures are out to lunch.A previous shop replaced compressor,lines,oriface tube,and condensor and flushed system.I...
2002 Ford Windstar 3.8L ABS Module Connector VIN: 2FTZA54482
ABS (amber) and Brake (red) warning lamps illuminated intermittently. Shopping list of mutliple DTC's stored in memory. No hard faults detected. Inspected ABS connector and discovered power wire terminals corroded. Since connector housing is in good condtion, ...
2002 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Cuts out VIN: 1FDXW46F32
Hey guys, this one is killing me, this truck runs perfect, but it dies when you press the horn switch. I checked all the wiring, replace the underpanel fuse box, because the horn relay is internal, even replace the horns and nothing changes. I realized that ba...
2002 Ford Thunderbird 3.9L Ecm VIN: 1FAHP60A42
Vehicle runs fine and there are no codes. Several different scan tools can read the gem module along with everything else on the bus except the ECM. As soon as you try and comm with the ecm the car runs awful and won't idle. As soon as you disconnect or page b...
2005 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Ambient Air Temp Sensor VIN: 1FAHP53285
Ambient air temp on scanner reports erratic readings (30F when actually 60F) at times. I would like to find wher they mount the sensor & inspect/replace or check connection if possible. I assume the pcm uses the temp for something (ac compressor control, pos...
2006 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FDWX35P96
hi guys i have this f350 6.0 diesel in shop it would not restart when hot i checked the high pressure reading while cranking and seen about 100lbs of pressure not good i did the air test using the icp swicth port and heard air comming from the pass side valve ...

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2002 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L 2-3 Shift Bind VIN: 1FTRE14292
Thanks for the help guys. Finally got time to get back in this tranny and i found the intermediate clutch sprag(mechanical diode) frozen solid. Replaced the sprag and all is well. Don't know for sure how i missed it during rebuild... building trannys and answe...
2003 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FMDU72K63
So sorry I didn't post this earlier I forgot about it. After doing a cylinder leak down test on all the cylinders and found no leakage, we brought #1 piston to TDC and found the timing was indeed off a few degrees. The only way that could happen is that the sh...
2012 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 6.2L Failed E-test VIN: 1FT7W2B69C
Truck was fixed the vid block was corrupt the dealer flashed the correct info and its fixed thank you for all the replies Jim from Cali nailed this one. Thank you iatn Trouble codes: P1639.
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