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|2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA5149Y
Ford Tech please help! Brief history: Vehicle was repaired at another shop for engine noise. Had to return vehicle multiple times to solve engine noise problem. Customer had to threaten legal action to get repairs completed at no further cost after multiple i... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 Lean), P0174 (Bank 2 Lean), P1309 (Misfire Monitor Disabled)
|2007 Ford Escape Limited 3.0L 1-2 shift VIN: 1FMYU94107
Customer complaint of slippage under normal accel then O/D off lt comes on. Scanned computer and a P0732 for gear 2 incorrect ratio. Checked wiring plugs, fluid condition and for any leaks. All looked good. On road test you can feel the no shift to 2nd and the...
|2005 Lincoln LS Sport 3.9L engine VIN: 1LNHM87A45
WE check it and water pump was leaking and system was low,we replaced pump and cust picked up car but returned in a day with same concern, we had vacuum system down to fill it and it has heat! We bleed system as per proper procedure but do not seem to get a st...
|2006 Mercury Mountaineer Premier 4.6L Misfire VIN: 4M2EU38876
This came to me with a misfire in cylinder 8 (driver side rear). I pulled the coil and found about an inch of liquid it the spark plug tube. I could not tell if it was water or coolant (dipped a paper towel in and it came out pretty clear). I blew out the mois...
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|2003 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra 4.6L cooling fan VIN: 1FAFP49Y33
thanks for all the help guys after using scanner checked pids for fan control could not turn on high speed fan control but was able to turn on low speed found that new fan control module was shorted replaced with new fan control module and problem was resolved
|2007 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Cluster & Alt VIN: 1FDAF56P27
Took the info and applied it and ass for now everything seems to be working good. No other issues as of yet. I did do a retest on the cluster and the tach still jumps at 2000 rpm intervals when selecting the 500 setting. Not sure why it's doing that but the re...
|2013 Ford Focus SE 2.0L No Start
Thanks to all who took time to reply. My main question was can you put a used pcm in these and the answer is yes. I could not get communication with either the original or used pcm. You cannot program the used pcm if you cannot communicate with it. I ran a se...