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|2004 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Evap Sensor VIN: 1FMPU15L84
The A/C compressor does not engage. Replace the evaporator temperature sensor and it will work fine for few weeks to a few minutes. Replaced the wiring harness from under hood to the sensor itself. This is a retrofit kit that ford used to fix a freezing evapor...
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|1986 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L Starting VIN: 1FABP28M5G
After the 3rd motorcraft solenoid we finally got a winner. Hasn't done it since. Can't believe two new motorcrafts were bad out of the gate. Thanks for your help
|1987 Ford F-150 Custom 5.0L No Start, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTEF14N3H
Happy Monday men thanks for all your help.u replace switching valve I got from ford I replaced relay as well thank you all for your help god bless
|1998 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Steering Rack VIN: 1FAFP52U4W
None of the suggestions received resulted in making the replacement rack work with the variable control valve system. We decided to replace the rack with a conventional unit from a 99 Taurus that offered standard hydraulic steering along with the matching pump...
|2000 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Surge, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP36P4Y
THANK YOU FOR ALL THE REPLIES KEEPING IT BASIC. WHEN IT WOULD RUN GOOD, IT WOULD RUN GOOD. COMPRESSION AND TIMING WAS GOOD. PLUGS AND WIRES HAD BEEN REPLACED AT ONE TIME, NOT BY US AND ASSUMING THEY WERE OF GOOD QUALITY IS WHERE I WENT WRONG. AT THE 4-WIRE HOL...
|2001 Ford Taurus SE 4-Valve 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire
Well customer has decided not to go farther at this point we put a couple hours into this checking almost everything we could think of then posted it to get new ideas. It is looking to be mechanical issue with engine as I did a running compression test and Res... Trouble codes: P0171, P0302, P0303.
|2002 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FMCU04112
thanks for all replies, found tps out of range when idle surge, replaced all good Trouble codes: P1504.
|2007 Ford LCF C450 4.5L Cooling Systems VIN: 3FRLL45Z97
THANK YOU GUYS FOR THE REPLIES.WELL THIS TRUCK STILL RUNS 230DEG AT 75 MPH.WE REMOVE THE WATER PUMP IMPELLER HAD TO CRACKS ALONG THE SHAFT.I TRY TO APPLY SME AND TRY TO TURN THE IMPELLER IT DID NOT MOVE. WE PUT NEW WATER PUMP.DROVE IT STILL SAME THING.STAY AT ...
|2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.4L MIL Lamp on, Limp mode VIN: 1FTSW21R88
Thanks, all, for the replies. We did find a coolant leak at the left seam of the radiator. Apparently it was ingesting air and creating pockets that would find the sensor and cause a jump in coolant temp, especially when towing a load. The customer was advi... Trouble codes: P016B.
|2009 Ford Flex Limited 3.5L flexplate VIN: 2FMEK63C69
Vehicle has left and has been gone about a week. Pretty sure this is the last time we will have to address this concern. If not, I will repost for the archives. Thanks for all the input again