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2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Fuel Gauge VIN: 1FTNW21F21
I need fuel gauge testing procedures for this truck, because the sending unit is over $600. My Solis Ultra doesn't give tank levels. Customer states that he ran out of Diesel, put two gallons in, then filled the tank and it took four gallons less than the tank...
2004 Ford Thunderbird 3.9L Power Window VIN: 1FAHP60A24
Hey Ford techs, need a little help. This is my Dad's baby and he lives on the east coast. He replaced the engine battery and since then the power windows do not drop and roll up like before. This car is a convertible, So before the battery, the windows would d...
2008 Ford Fusion SE 3.0L Unknown VIN: 3FAHP01188
Hello, Another unorthodox headache. This 2008 Ford Fusion 3.0 AWD came in with a clearly spongy brake pedal that seemed to happen after hitting a pothole the owner stated. Road tested and verified a definite soft pedal for the first inch and a half that,if pu...
2009 Ford Fusion SEL 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAHP02189
This fusion resets this P0020 with every 2nd ignition cycle. I followed Fords pinpoint test to a tee and got nowhere. There are no open circuits that I can see. I got to the PCM and checked continuity from there to the solenoid and also checked from the fuse b... Trouble codes: P0020 (INT Cam Position ACT circuit open Bank 2)

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1994 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTDR15X2R
Thanks all for your help. What finally fixed this was I disconnected the battery overnight then hooked it up and test drove until the MIL came on. Did the KOEO test and low and behold there was a code for an 02 sensor. For some reason the ECU seemed to be hung...
1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Hvac VIN: 1FTDX18W3V
Will have to agree with those that thought head gasket. I jacked up the truck sky high in the front and then put a yellow coolant funnel on the fill of the Degas Bottle and filled the funnel about half way so now this is definately the highest point in the sy...
2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Pedal Sinks VIN: 1FTNW20FX1
It ended up being the Hydro boost. After closer inspection, i noticed that the inside of the cab where the hydroboost connects to the brake pedal was sipping. anyways thanks for the help
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTWW30P45
Thanks to all for your support. I pulled #8 injector looking for o-ring damage or copper washer issues, to find nothing obvious. I put 4 injectors in the left bank, and all is well.
2007 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1FAFP53U67
I found the EGR valve leaking so replaced that and the idle and BARO HZ and MAF gm/sec where still not correct. I replaced it with a Ford OEM MAF sensor and all is good. Baro and gm/sec are with in spec and car idles fine. I guese there is a difference between... Trouble codes: P0316.
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