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|1998 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L windows and wipers VIN: 1FTRX17L1W
first off would like to thank anyone for there help. Have a 1998 f150 with intermittent inop wipers and window operation. first I looked at scan data with IDS and only thin that was looking to be a problem was key position and in/out location on scanner. so pu...
|2005 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L exhaust VIN: 1FTRF14575
ok i have an f150 with a 5.4 that has a noise on every startup, it sounds just like an exhaust leak and it's very loud it only lasts 15 seconds and then it fades away. if you shut vehicle off and restart it's back again for 15 seconds. it's on the right side o...
|2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L braking VIN: 1FMCU59H18
This HYBRID Escape came in after customer ran over debris. Customer stated check engine light was on and brake intermittently faded. Found code for evap and found canister was ripped up. I see no damage to brake lines, so, I figured I'd try bleeding brake syst...
|1998 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L EAM Airpump VIN: 1MEFM50U0W
Inspected 30 amp Maxi fuse. Remove fuse, and check for continuity from fuse block to connector for EAM solid state relay circuit A. Most of the time nothing showing on DVOM. Remove bottom cover for fuse block to inspect wire. There is a black plastic cover i...
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|1998 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L timing chain VIN: 1FMYU24E0W
Again, the information from our members was more then helpful. The customer and I decided to replace the engine (if he can accumulate the funds) and NOT try a quick fix. I can say at this time that I did not waste any time or money, because of the knowledgeabl...