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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 Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Drivers Power Seat VIN: 1FMZU74E92
We have a inoperative drivers power seat, this system does have the memory function 1 and 2 settings, we have no communication with drivers seat module all fuses are good, how do we procede to check this can signal or should i say the inability to communicate...
2004 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FDAW56P84
All scan/testing with Ford IDS scan tool, Identifix, and Alldata. Had several codes. After above repairs only code P0268 -Injector #3 circuit fault - will not go away. Used IDS to do KOEO & KOER tests as with relative compression (good) and misfire graphic (#3... Trouble codes: P0268
2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Harley-Davidson Edition 6.0L Auto Hubs VIN: 1FTNW21P84
Hello, Customer complains that quite often when using the 4WD the AC will blow out of the defroster vents. After turning off the 4WD the vehicle acts like the front hubs are still locked, hopping on tight turns. We can not duplicate the problem and everything ...
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14514
This vehicle came to us after 3 other shops. They had changed plugs, 1 coil, air filter, fuel filter, it only misses at about 45 mph and above, under a cruise or slight load. We checked the plug on #3 and the coil. Moved them to #2 cylinder. Still has po303, a... Trouble codes: P0303
2008 Ford Taurus SEL 3.5L ABS/steering VIN: 1FAHP24W08
Car had the trac system engage when driving and turning. It locked up left front wheel and cut the throttle to idle. Then the trac light came on. Codes in system. C1956 in ABS and U2023 in steering module. Cleared and test drove and it retest codes. Scanner di...

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2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTWW23P76
Thanks to all of the 7 replies that i received on my request. To answer some riddles here are the answers that I came up with. 1. Yes the engine does come out the front, that is how I installed it 40K miles ago. 2. Pulling the cab does take some work, but w... Trouble codes: P2290, P2291.
2007 Ford Freestyle SEL 3.0L right rear caliper VIN: 1FMDK05137
Problem with no pressure was a faulty caliper. I have never seen a caliper do this. It would expand when brake was depressed but when brake was released it would contract completley. Making me think I had no pressure. Replaced caliper and problem solved. As f...
2007 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Airbag,GEM VIN: 1FMEU64E97
Due to the fact that a Ford IDS is almost imperative to have to repair this vehicle we chose to send it to the local dealer. Thanks for the info we received.
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