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1997 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FALP42X6V
Customer states the engine jerks and stalls. Found P0320 stored in event memory. Engine stalls only when hot, viewed wave form of crank and cam sensors... crank signal is dropping out erraticly. Found crank sensor bolt was broken. Cranks sensor was being held ... Trouble codes: P0320 (Ignition/distributor engine speed circuit fault)
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1999 Ford F53 6.8L radiator VIN: 3FCNF53S0X
Original owner of motorhome- History- drove motorhome to Bristol in Aug. 2010 ambient temp @85 degrees- when going over the mountains vehicle started to overheat- never heard clutch fan engage- got to Bristol from NY and installed auxiliary fan Made trip back ...
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2000 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU62X3Y
Hope someone can point me in the right direction. Have a 2000 ford explorer that after it sits in the heat (problem occurs mainly in summer time) will crank and not start. If you slightly twist ecm connector vehicle will start. Loses injector pulse. removed co...
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2000 Ford Ranger XL 4.0L Camshaft Sprocket VIN: 1FTZR15X3Y
This is a overhead valve engine,single chain up front.I pulled front timing cover & cam bolt broken & keyway sheared off.I can turn camshaft around 360 degrees.. My question for you Is this an interference engine & if the camshaft is not seized,would you repla...
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2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L VSS signal VIN: 1FTNW21F81
Rebuilt transmission will no be guaranteed unless PCM shows Vehicle speed for proper shifting. PCM does not detect VSS signal. Scanner PID for VSS is always zero and after driving a little, code P500 sets. Speedometer works perfectly. No ABS codes present. VSS... Trouble codes: P0500 (vehicle speed signal)
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2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L no crank at times VIN: 1FAFP55213
Thanks in advance for giving this a look. Have been all over this car and still missing something. Very intermittent the car will not crank and the theft light flashes fast, sets code B1681. I have volt dropped the power and ground circuits, checked the resist...
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2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L Stall VIN: 1FTSE34L94
This vehicle will stall after it is warm and driven for 30 minutes. Sometimes as ypou approach a stop but more when going from drive to reverse in a parking lot.
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2010 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Surge VIN: 1FTFW1EV7A
2We replaced B1S2 oxygen sensor. Cleared codes and code 2096 came back after short drive test. Monitoring both post cat 02 sensors, B1 sensor reads .65 - .72 and B2 sensor reads .42 - .48 at idle. Not sure where to turn next. Appreciate any help you can provid... Trouble codes: P2096 (Post Catalyst FT system too lean Bank 1)
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2006 Mercury Mountaineer Luxury 4.6L MIL Lamp on, temperature gauge h
Alright fellas, this one has me stumped. Truck came in for an intermittent over heat. Pulled a code for the head temp sensor and verified with voltage readings at pcm. Replaced the sensor and test drive about ten miles and all seemed well so we turned it over ... Trouble codes: P1285
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2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L abs VIN: 3FTSW31F81
HI, EVERYONE. THANKS TO ALL OF YOU GUYS FOR YOUR HELP.FINALLY WE GOT THIS BABY OUT OF HERE! AFTER A LONG PROCESS AND TRYING DIFFERENT THING, ONE OF THE GUY SUGESTED TO CHANGE THE NEW LEFT FRONT HOSE!! SO WE DID. WE HAD NEW DEFECTED BRAKE HOSE. THANKS AGAIN...
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2002 Ford Ranger Edge 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTYR14U62
Well folks, I am closing this request so I can post what I have found so far. Since I made a bone head move and didn't specify some details such as fuel trims are negative. This truck does not have EGR, Also found that fuel filter has 3 lines on it so there mu... Trouble codes: P0172 (Bank 1 rich), P0175 (Bank 2 rich).
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2006 Ford Freestar SE 3.9L Bearing
Thanks too all. The bearing is happy and this one is fixed. I guess we just don't pay enough for reliable literature. And always better safe than sorry
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2006 Ford Fusion SE 3.0L door lock,windows, VIN: 3FFAP08126
Well,thanks to all that helped. After staying after hours and checking for short to ground in body harness etc.. I found the last component on the circuit I failed to check accurately was the vanity lamp on the visors. I had unplugged the bulbs but didn't pull...
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2004 Mercury Monterey (Van) 4.2L No Start VIN: 2MRDA20234
I shot myself in the foot with this one, I believe the code for the fuel delivery module was set by me checking inertia switch with key on.being able to run engine on carb spray led me to believe fuel pump was at fault.no test port on fuel rail.finally I looke... Trouble codes: P1233.
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