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1995 Ford E-350 Econoline 7.3L no communication VIN: 1FDKE30F0S
vehicle came in with a no start issue found low pressure in the oil system. also found old and torn injector seal replaced all seals for all injectors. there is no communication with ecu pin 4 and 16 are ok power and grounds are ok no opens or shorts in the ha...
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...
1999 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU24X6X
This customer comes from another shop unhappy, I found tps voltage not sweeping at all. It sits at .6 volts no matter what throttle position its in. I take the new tps off and turn the inside with a screwdriver and tps still connected electrically and it sweep...
2000 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Surge, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP36P4Y
Spark plugs and wires have been replaced. Could cam or crank sensors cause this issue? trigger wheel on dampener looks good. Any help will be welcomed.
2001 Ford Ranger Edge 4.0L option package VIN: 1FTZR15E41
Hey all thank you for your time. I have a 2001 ford ranger that we are looking for a replacement engine. the yard asked us if it was a 397 or 398A option. the vin decode tells us nothing and i am unable to find any information on line. i wondering if anyone ca...
2002 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1FAFP42X52
Good Day...(kinda) I have A 02 mustang gt that idles and runs fine until 40mph @ 40 mph the Vehicle Will not get out of its own way, feels like its running on half a bank. It Shakes And @ WOT will sometimes decelerate. Sometimes When The Problem is occurring ...
2002 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 7.3L no accelaration VIN: 1FDAW56F32
intermittently vehicle will not accelarate stays AT IDLE then comes back by itself must let off pedal to get response back pcm shows command voltage increasing while it happens. ivs voltage present while it happens any ideas?
2003 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L temp guage VIN: 1FTRF17203
Thanks first to all that reply. Changed intake gaskets due to lean condtion. After running and filling fluids, took for road test and noticed temp guage climbing. Figuered it had not bleed out totally. scanner showed it reaching 251 degrees. got back to shop a...
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)
2007 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Airbag,GEM VIN: 1FMEU64E97
Customer stated multiple warning lights are being received on the instrument cluster, airbag and the red brake light. Codes in airbag are KOEO- No codes, Memory, B2290 and B1884 as well as Occupant Classification System B229B.GEM KOEO-No codes Memory B1472, B1...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNF20558
Gentlemen, could use some help from those with knowledge of Ford's late model fuel systems. We have had this truck return to our shop for the third time now. Everytime code p1233 is present and sometimes code p0191 is there. Truck will crank but not start unti... Trouble codes: P0191 (fuel rail pressure sensor a circuit), P1233
2009 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Starting VIN: 1FMEU63E29
Hi all I have this explorer that has a communications problem. When I scan the network I can only communicate with the cluster. I completed a continuity test and the problem that I found is my power supply to the DLC somehow is crossed with the HS CAN neg and ...

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1999 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FTRX17L1X
The rings were washed with fuel because of a set of rebuilt injectors that were junk. Pulled pistons out cleaned and rehoned cylinders replaced rings and rod bearings and it is fixed. Thanks for all of the help, been building motors over 35 years and never had...
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