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1996 Ford Ranger Splash 2.3L MIL Only Misfire VIN: 1FTCR10A1T
First Question: Is there a calibration that may make the PCM less likely to trip misfire MIL. This is a 1996 and some latitude seems appropriate? NOT any bucking or performance problem at all; O2 readings not bad. PCM #F67FYB Software AJAQ4TZ.HEX Without go...
1997 Ford E-350 Econoline Club Wagon XLT HD 6.8L Pressures
Vehicle came in for A/C problem. Compressor, drier, orifice tube and expansion replaced 2 years earlier for internal failure. We found that system was slightly low on freon. Replaced leaking o-rings and found that the orifice tube had some metal on it. Replace...
2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FMCU04112
after replacing iac for idle high surge when stopping test drove for 20 miles no issues,gave bk to customer and had 3 days and same idle surge came bk and setting p1504. replacced iac again and also replace pcv(factory) for vac lk have tried removing battery c... Trouble codes: P1504
2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW45865
Reprogramming PCM to latest calibration level as per procedure for originally code (p060a... I believe, sorry I'm writing this on the run!!) then proceed with further testing if needed. However using Ford Module Programming, get an error code of 0-0x31 and sto... Trouble codes: P0600 (Serial communication link malfunction), P2105 (ETC forced engine shutdown), U0300 (ETC software compatibility)
2006 Ford Explorer XLT 4.6L radiador VIN: 1FMEU63896
hi i change 3 radiadors in one yar my problem is electrolisis in the cooling sistem any body know about this problem and what can i do it plase let me know thanks.
2011 Ford Focus SEL 2.0L MyKey VIN: 1FAHP3HN6B
The vehicle came in for an oil change and my mechanic activated MyKey accidently while he was resetting the oil life indicator. The problem is that the customer only has one key. The dealership told him that he has to make another key to disable MyKey and it w...
1995 Mercury Sable GS 3.0L Compressor VIN: 1MELM50U4S
Ford said constant control modual was bad they replaced and disabled ac compressor saying bad coil shorting out killing module. We raplaced ac compressor with new compressor, filled up and still no fire to compressor.we also reatcthed the wires ford cut going ...

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1991 Ford E-150 Econoline Custom 4.9L Egr VIN: 1FTEE14Y6M
Thanks everyone for replies , as previously stated I was getting code 328 egr voltage low closed valve, never saw voltage below .43.what I did was change pintle length longer to increase voltage to .69v ran several koer test and all passed.what is interesting ...
2001 Ford Mustang GT Bullitt 4.6L Timing Chains VIN: 1FAFP42XX1
THIS SITE IS AWESOME , THANKS EVERYBODY , JESSE PERFECT CAM CAPS WASTED , NEEDS A MOTOR ,closed this to quick, update , warranty company told us to install left side tensioner only @ $50.00hr , that's all its getting from us , ( I can sit by the pool drinking ...
2001 Ford Excursion XLT 6.8L MIL Lamp on
thanks guys, you were roght. its not required due to the weight. i bet that connector that was hanging was provisional for ca. emissions. Trouble codes: P0420 (catalyst effeciency bank 1).
2003 Ford Focus SE 2.3L brake system
This vehicle has left. Come to find out, this has been a problem on and off for over 3 years. The gentleman who owned the vehicle had his daughter translate for him, and he felt that the problem should be remedied after all of the brakes were done on the car...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 1FTSX21565
Spark plugs fixed it, had no misfires , I repeat it was not misfiring. and none shown in mode 6. or power balance, No plugs broke off, and plugs looked pretty good. cust. bought truck with 50 k miles.
2011 Ford Taurus SHO 3.5L vents VIN: 1FAHP2KT6B
Fix was the blend door actuator on passenger side, behind glove box. thanks to frank from New York
2005 Lincoln LS Sport 3.9L compressor VIN: 1LNHM87A65
After installing a new compressor the car would finally take a charge.The hissing noise also went away after the system took 3oz or so.
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