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1994 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6L Ride VIN: 2FALP74W1R
Customer previously had installed new Air Bags, Compressor would not come on, replaced compressor and the relay. After repair it won't come on and its not getting voltage to the compressor. PCM for suspension had been discontinued w/ ford. Any ideas?
2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L low howl air intake VIN: 1FMDU73W83
vehicle seems to have no drivability concerns just has a very annoying howl at times at idle. no codes present. could find no tsb referring to anything of this sort/ did see the older crown vics had a tsb about this which involved putting a muffler in the inta...
2008 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14578
Well another fine 5.4 L "M" engine that has had a light "lifter like" tick for a while now stalled out and will restart but VERY rough. This roughness is also came with a new loud knocking/rap noise that may be in timing components or valve train. I know these...

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2001 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L 3-4 slips intermit VIN: 1FTRW08L21
I put a new servo piston in, and a new valve body gasket, and checked the 3-4 shift valve in valve body. It went together like clock work. I now have no overdrive!! I can see no TCC when this happens. Can see both shift solenoids on and 4th gear commanded on. ...
2007 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P77
Ok we got this one fixed. First of all I put a leak down tester in the ICP port and had 0% leakage. Which really made us chase our tails. I suspected that the leak had to be on the high pressure side, but keep in mind this engine had a new high pressure pump, ...
2006 Mercury Mariner Hybrid 2.3L Mechanical VIN: 4M2CU98HX6
Thank you david from Indiana. Disconnected battery to disable the pump and was able to get pedal back (even though still found no air in system). Who designs this crap!!! Thanks for all the responses. Nick H
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