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1999 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L starter engages VIN: 2FTRX17L5X
This truck came in with customer complaint of starter engaging itself randomly. In the bay, condition is confirmed the first time we pressed the accelerator pedal. Starter can be heard engaging semi-randomly even just sitting idling for many minutes. I inherit...
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2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Cooling Systems VIN: 1FTNW21F5Y
Hello Diesel guru's. I don't normally work much on diesels but I told this customer I would do some research for him. He always had great heat until he had the dealer replace his fuel pump. Afterwards the engine temp barely goes over 100 degrees even after ext...
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2002 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Mechanical VIN: 1FMZU72E22
I have the engine out and I'm replacing the complete timing chain cassettes etc. and am using the OTC tool set but nowhere in ALLData or OnDamand does it speak to a procedure for removing the right chain from the rear jackshaft. What am I missing; please and t...
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2005 Ford Crown Victoria Special Edition 4.6L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FDHP74WX5
Vehicle runs good. After warm up when you start vehicle it comes up on fast idle for 1-1/2 minutes. If you put it in gear while idle is still up it will die and or idle rough for a moment and die, if you hold throttle to floor starts right up. Scan data shows ... Trouble codes: P1288 (CHT Cylinder head temp sensor)
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2007 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1FTWW33P97
Vehicle towed in. Customer complained of excessive smoke and diesel smell. Upon cranking, found excessive smoke and diesel smell as customer stated. Scanned and found no codes. Performed fuel pressure test, 55psi running. Connected pressure canister to right b...
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2010 Ford E-350 Super Duty XL 5.4L electrical system VIN: 1FBSS3BL8A
Hello folks, I have a 2010 Ford Econoline E-350 van with a Triton 5.4L that has a parisitic draw. I hooked up a dvom in series between the negative post and negative terminal and let the van go into sleep mode. Once in sleep mode I disconnected the alternator ...
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2008 Lincoln MKZ 3.5L Airbag VIN: 3LNHM26T28
after replacing heated seat module and pigtail to module the airbag lite is on setting codes b1342in osc module. and code B2290 in the rcm. i can unplug rail sensors and code 1342 clears .then plug in sensors one at atime no code. But if both sensors are pluge...
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2007 Ford E-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Fuel Gauge VIN: 1FBNE31LX7
Greetings gentlemen, happy holidays. I have been racking my brain with this problem vehicle for some time now and I am sorry to say it is still not fixed. I have replaced the PCM most recently which did not change anything. I was most certain that I had a PC...
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2011 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.7L No Start VIN: 1FD8X3ET3B
WELL THE TRUCK IS AT THE DEALER.CUSTOMER DID NOT WANT ME TO SPEND ANY TIME ON DUE THE WARRANTY.SO WE TOWED TO SELLING DEALER.I WILL POST THE RESULTS WHEN I GET SOMEMORE FROM THE CUSTOMER WHAT WAS THE ISSUE.THANK FOR REPLIES Trouble codes: P2291 (Injector control pressure too low), P04DA, P0676 (6 glow plug ckt).
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2012 Ford F-150 STX 3.7L pinging knocking VIN: 1FTMF1CM4C
Vehicle condition FIXED via ECU UPDATE USING LATEST SOFTWARE UPDATE FROM VCMII MODULE - Dealer Service Manager helped us on this one. We only have VCM I and since this vehicle is 2012 we could not update software version of ECU we were not provided with the ...
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1993 Lincoln Town Car Jack Nicklaus 4.6L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1LNLM82W4P
Thanks to everyone who helped this car is fixed the problem was a bad idle speed motor again thanks
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2004 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L fuel injectors VIN: 5LMFU27R24
sent computer off to be tested found computer was shorted out getting new computer in shortly to see if there are any more problems.meanwhile taking out remote start system first then going to install new computer and retest.will keep you updated.thanks for he...
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