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1993 Ford F-150 XL 4.9L rear brakes locking up, abs light flashing VIN: 1FTEF14Y5P
hey guys need some help. I have 1993 ford f150 that the rear brakes are locking up intermently and abs light is flashing and coming on. the only codes I can pull from abs is code 16 which is abs passes code. vehicle has had rear brake hardware replaced and bot...
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1996 Ford F-150 Eddie Bauer 5.0L timing cover VIN: 1FTEF14N7T
reg customer high miles but in good cond. noticed a good sized leak from TC. It's been a long time since I replaced a TC gasket /t chain on one of these beasts.. Alldata shows remove oil pan... don't remember ever having to pull oil pan to do t/cover gasket / ...
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2004 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FAHP53U14
Car was severely flooded. I replaced the spark plugs and replaced the oil. Car started right up and ran like a champ. pulled it outside to restart in the cold and that's when the problem occurs. Car will NOT act up unless the ambient temperature is extremely c... Trouble codes: P0300
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2008 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.4L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FDAF57R18
Hi everyone, I have a bit of a head scratcher here. I have a f-550 6.4l diesel that will not start. it was originally towed in,after the customer had replaced the alternator. he drove it till it died. we did the basic checks. it had water and algae in the fue...
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2011 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.7L No Start VIN: 1FT8W3DT3B
Truck was towed in died while driving and would not restart. It had o psi from low pressure pump. Replaced low pressure pump and filters.We now have 60 psi at filter still no start. ICP pressure will read up to 800 psi cranking and desired shows 4500. Replace ... Trouble codes: P2291 (ICP pressure low while cranking)
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2000 Mercury Villager Estate 3.3L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4M2XV14T0Y
motor fuel hyd locked upon arrival on tow truck turn key to try to start motor locked up and sounded like all injectors firing koeo pushed in shop cleaned cly of fuel and changed oil, now it runs perfect im thinking ing drivers in pcm but not sure intrer issue
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2000 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L pats VIN: 1FTYR14VXY
I believe everyone was right are antiquated laptop was just to old
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2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L injection system VIN: 1FTSF30F32
Thank you for all the replies and tech advice. After installing new coolant temp sensor (not "fuel" as incorrectly noted in update above) sensor still threw bad temp reading. We followed up by scanning system and everything came up good. Fuel pressure check...
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2003 Ford F-150 XL 5.4L Anti-theft VIN: 2FTPF18Z33
Thank you for all the replies. After checking a few more things with no success. I replaced the pcm and was able to easily go in with the IDS, reset the parameters and program in the keys. Vehicle starts and runs properly now. So the pcm was the cause of the c...
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2004 Ford Freestar SEL 4.2L battery VIN: 2FMZA52244
SORRY IT TOOK SO LONG HAD TO BE SURE ENDED UP BEING AN ALTERNATOR. WHEN IT SAT FOR A 3HOURS OR SO THE DRAW STARTED AND WAS NOT ALL THE TIME.THANKS FOR THE IDEAS.
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2005 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L front of truck VIN: 1FMZU73E65
Well this one is fixed,well enough for the customers liking at this point.After putting 4 new tires on this beast 90% of the noise is gone.No more jerking from the transfer case and the front diff is WAY less noisy.I still think it should get a front diff rebu...
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2007 Ford Freestyle Limited 3.0L Alternator VIN: 1FMZK03147
Found corroded wire at left front corner of engine compartment at breakout where ambient air temp sensor circuit exits the loom. The circuit was, what I'm getting from Alldata, is the Alt COM pin 2 yellow/ light blue wire. I tried the OE alt with no change, ...
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