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|1988 Ford F-150 Custom 4.9L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall VIN: 1FTDF15YBJ
This truck always surges at start-up regardless of engine temperature. Rpms go from 900 to 450 up and down for about 20 seconds and eventually clears out. After that the idle returns to around 750 rpm. I already set base idle speed according to the factory and...
|1997 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L MIL Lamp on, fuel trim VIN: 1FTDX1721V
merry christmas everyone! this one has me stumped. originally arrived with a dead misfire #1 cylinder and PO301. Tested/eliminated coolant leaking into cylinders, compression, ignition, valve train, EGR (ports clear), engine vacuum and confirmed NORMAL trims (... Trouble codes: P0174
|2000 Ford Taurus SE 4-Valve 3.0L 180m Psi VIN: 1FAFP56S2Y
Please help did head gasket and now engine will crank but will not start, most of gaskets with kit were wrong? we checked compression is at 180psi we checked timing and is good, we checked for spark first we did not have spark but now we do, we removed the fue...
|2004 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L Lighting VIN: 2MEFM74W54
So this is a family car so I do not wish to spend a hole lot of time on it. This car came in with the headlamps staying on. It has never bin a cop car so no wig wag module. Found only fuse number 27 for the lcm would turn both off for the night. I get to the s...
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|1990 Ford Ranger STX 2.3L Cuts out VIN: 1FTCR10A0L
well this one is fixed. Rob from BC, Dan form TEX, Russ from Il, checked resistance on injectors got shade lower than spec. Replace all injectors helped but didn't fix all the way. Jim from Cali thank you the dis module was the culprit had mod tested and passe...