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1984 Ford F-150 XL 5.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTEF14H2E
Hi Evevry body and thanks in advance. first of all I dont have much experiance in carburetos systems, anyway this truck when you put it in gear and press the gas will bugg down and dies, we did a tune-up, then took it to a test drive and it did fine that was y...
1994 Ford F-250 XL 7.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1FTHX26G4R
vehicle is failing smog test due to high nox levels With scanner hooked up and viewing pids egr solenoid is commanded on only under a very hard accell and not commanded on while under light load also noticed vehicle seems to go in and out of closed loop at 200...
1997 Ford F-250 XL 7.3L Mechanical VIN: 1FTHX25F2V
Hi guys, Im not a Ford diesel tech so Im completely at a loss here. When cold the truck starts fine, but when it gets to WOT, if you switch engine off the truck will not start until it cools down. Opened and cleaned IPR, there was heavy gunk inside, replaced o...
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P76
I Have fixed many 6.0s but this one has me stumped. truck will start cold and run all day. BUT if you tow or get it real hot just foot to the floor driving it will not restart hot. first thing I done was pressure check high pressure oil system. I replaced inje... Trouble codes: P2290 (Icp too low)
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FTSX21508
Vehicle came in with bad misfire-Ford dealer in New Mexico diagnosed as bad VCT Solenoids & Cam Phasers-actually #2 exhaust valve rocker came off & damaged cam\valve etc so it needs a right side head-my question is shop manual step 1 is to remove the engine bu...

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1999 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTZR15V8X
well we keep working on this in our free time and we were real concerned about the timing I thought I would check the balancer one more time it was new I grabbed the balancer from under the truck and it moved it did not have the washer on it and it had wore a... Trouble codes: P1761.
2001 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTSW31F41
Thank you guys for the great help with this one. It turned out to be the O-rings. It starts and runs great. Owner was happy with everything including the price. I got some great info from the replies and it gave me great info for the future.
2005 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L options work VIN: 1FTPW12575
Thanks to all who replied, power and grounds to the PCM were all fine and vref signals were all good. for some reason we had no ground signal from the PCM to the starter,and PCM relays so we replaced the computer, downloaded the program and the truck started u...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L cap VIN: 1FTSF20P65
Need to close this post. Appreciate the messages sent. Has new chains, guides, tensioners, phasers, oil pump, pickup tube, control solenoids, oil filter, 5w20 oil and then 10w30 oil and cam position sensors. Cam bearing good. All Ford parts. Oil pressure 50-60...
2006 Ford Five Hundred Limited 3.0L abs VIN: 1FAHP28116
Turns out it was a bad rear differential pump & sensor. Not sure how all this ties into the RSS, heated seats etc, but after the rear diff pump and sensor were replaced, all the other stuff started working also. Thanks everyone for all your time and tips. See ...
2000 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0L Stall VIN: 4M2ZU86PXY
Well customer didn't want to spend anymore money and the boss was done donating time so this one left still acting up. Too answer some of the replies I did install a Motorcraft iac the first time. Also I scoped the cam,crank,tps,iac. Tune up parts were replace...
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