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1985 Ford F-250 XL 6.9L Poor Fuel Economy, Low Power VIN: 1FTHX2614F
Not a diesel tech, so any help would be appreciated: Truck ran well, started on first crank every time...then on the way home from a trip: -it started smoking badly on the freeway -had a loss of power -poor fuel mileage -rough idle with a lot of smoke -develo...
1992 Ford F-150 Custom 5.8L No Start VIN: 1FTDF15H9N
I know there is a recall for a fuel check valve. i order one from the dealer, and i coming in 2 days, any help please thank you ...
1996 Ford F-150 Eddie Bauer 5.0L engine VIN: 1FTEX15N4T
Hey guys and gals. Got an engine knock here that has me lost. Sounds like mid engine. Pulled wires one at a time no change. no change in gear or park. checked for cracked flex plate-loose bolts no faults there, but noise is amplified in bell housing. no miss-f...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L remote locks VIN: 1FTNW21F92
truck came in for passanger doors not unlocking with remote when you press the unlock button the second time.Door locks work properly with interior switches.This truck doesn't have the keyless entry pad.Scanned for codes,B1342 B1792 in VSM were stored.Cleared ...
2004 Ford Expedition XLS 5.4L codes instrument cluster module VIN: 1FMPU16L94
i have an 04 expedition with the following codes present: u1041 scp data fault vehicle speed sensor u1262 scp data fault j1850 buss the vehicle has no appearant problems all data has no info on these codes that i can find can anyone help thanks todd
2007 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4.6L Evaporator
We have a 2007 Lincoln Towncar in for evaporator replacement.Customer was told by the Lincoln/Ford dealer that the evaporator could only be replaced with the evap case at a cost of over $400.00 for the part. Alldata also says you have to replace the case with ...

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1995 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FMDU34X7S
Thanks for all the help. I special ordered a new Crankshaft Sensor and it is still running. 8 of the 11 replies said all or part of the problem was the sensor. Did not test bad, but it appears to have solved the problem. Trouble codes: 111 (System Pass).
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L No Start VIN: 1FAFP55U0Y
Replaced the PCM and reprogrammed the keys. the car now starts and drives as normal. But now the customer says he power steering is making noise and it did not make it before. Yeh right! Well thanks again for alll the help...
2001 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L gauges, warning lights,blowermotoer,engine VIN: 1FDXF46FX1
the problem was the under dash fuse box, full of corrosion and burnt spots as many said from water leaking from windshield. had window resealed and installed new fuse box. just for ### and giggles I took box apart and couldn't believe this truck even ran, it w...
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.8L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTWW33S54
First of all thanks for the 4 replies. The replies consisted of checking harness on left shock tower for a bare spot, swapping injector (known good part swap), to PCM replacement. It was advised to be careful of a hydro-lock condition. Injector was swapped, n... Trouble codes: P0175 (System too rich bank 2), P0306 (Cylinder 6 Misfire Detected), P0316 (Engine Misfire Detected on Startup).
2006 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L Poor Idle Quality
Thank you all for taking time to help.After monitoring Pids and PS switch I could find no problems. All were within published specifications. Road tested with customer driving-no fault. After reading archieves I cleaned TPS connector and used Stabalent 22 on c...
2007 Ford Fusion SE 3.0L engine VIN: 3FAHP07177
customer declined any repairs at this time. thank you everyone who replied.
2002 Lincoln Continental 4.6L Abs Module VIN: 1LNHM97V82
Thanks to everyone that replied. Most were correct. The right front CV Shaft tone ring had a crack in it. The right rear wheel speed sensor was bad also. Using the graph mode on the Verus made these obvious. The problem was still hard to see, but it was t...
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