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|1977 Ford Mustang II 2.8L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 7R02Z12395
Hey Guys! Just hoping I can get some help in sourcing an accurate vacuum diagram for this old pony. It is mostly original and all smog stuff is intact. It has a 2bbl carb, CA emissions, electric choke and A/C. I am trying to get it running after sitting for 10...
|2003 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4.6L low pedal VIN: 1FMRU17W23
Truck came with brake pulse & shimmy. Replaced pads & new rotors. Opened bleeders & pushed cal pistons in , replaced 1 tie rod & align. Started to roadtest & pedal to floor. Tried to bleed front brakes &no fluid at bleeders, lossened medal lines at hoses no fl...
|2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L cooling VIN: 1FTNW20P33
this is my buddy's truck. I do not know much about this engine. we replaced the starter and while under the vehicle I noticed some coolant around the right side exhaust. it started and ran fine. I could not find a coolant leak above the motor. he drove the veh...
|2005 Ford F-150 STX 4.6L Drive-axles VIN: 1FTRX14W55
Vehicle has an intermittent grinding type noise from the left front wheel while driving. Have verified vacuum to and through the new vacuum solenoid. Have verified power and ground on live circuits to the solenoid while vehicles running. Have applied vacuum to...
|2005 Ford Escape Limited 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU94195
Ok Ford guys, this is my wife's car and I am having the "common" PCM driver problem. It all started about 1 month ago. The PCM quit firing the coils for Cylinders 1 and 2. So i replaced the PCM with a new/aftermarket one from Carquest. I gave the VIN and milea... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition Coil A Primary Circuit Fault), P0352 (Ignition Coil B Primary Circuit Fault)
|2009 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FMFU15529
Vehicle came in for brake pedal slowly going low when vehicle is running. Replaced brake pads all around and machined rotors. Brake pedal still going low when vehicle is running. Bled all calipers manually and then tried a vacuum bleeder. Still pedal going low...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1994 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L transmission VIN: 1FTCR14X6R
First off I would like to thank everybody for all the good information. As some suggested unplug the trans and check for flow to the trans cooler. I did both of these then installed new filter and fluid. Refilled the system and open the trans lines and ran the...
|2004 Ford Freestar SE 3.9L No power VIN: 2FMZA51604
Thanks for all the helpful advice. I had already made the trip with the fuel pressure gauge taped to the window and got all those wierd looks you get from people next to you in traffic. I got some help from my AC Delco trainer and his connections with Autonerd... Trouble codes: P0340.
|2005 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L fluid VIN: 1FDXE45P05
could not get it to vent out cap so i think there was an air pocket . cust came and picked up vehicle .
|2007 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L compressor clutch VIN: 1FMEU74E47
thanks to all the replies on the high side too high. as it turns out i returned to rechecking pressures and noticed high side gauge bouncing and very erratic.decided to break into system,found abundance of metal shavings at orafice tube.ended up replacing comp...
|1993 Lincoln Town Car Jack Nicklaus 4.6L No Start VIN: 1LNLM82W4P
I feel that the problem is with a bad connection in the wiring. Probably a green wire, as in corrosion. Will continue to check wiring loom.
|2008 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L No Start VIN: 2MEFM74V28
I took all suggestions into consideration,Thank you. Went back into the harness to double check powers and grounds,after much searching found a partially damaged wire that powers the PCM at connector C175b terminals 35 and 36. I was enough to affect throttle o... Trouble codes: P2100 (Tac motor circuit open), P2104 (Tac system forced idle), P2107 (Tac module processor), P2110 (Tac system forced limited idle).