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2003 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FDXF46P43
Struggling on this truck-we do not see diesel trucks often-we are not busy so we took it on-i've listed the codes stored-we can always start it with help from starting fluid-it will not start up on it's own-any help would be great-thank you brian... Trouble codes: P0341, P2290, P2291, P2617
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTPW12584
Already posted this truck previously, no fix yet. Truck has a misfire on cylinder #5 that feels electrical. Here is list of things we have tried and to no avail, no fix. Back pressure test on both banks, less than 1/2 psi at 2000 rpm. New updated spark plugs p... Trouble codes: P0305
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L booster VIN: 1FDNF215X6
we have a f250 that has had 3 oreillys brake boosters and 2 master cylinders you have to stand on the pedal to stop is there a reason the abs would not let pressure thru. I have done the abs bleed w/ scanner. we have bled system and I think the booster from or...
2007 Ford Taurus SEL 3.0L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP56U87
this car came in for a stalling issue and would not restart for a half hour then o.k. for a while. I could catch it with a bad fuel pressure reading so i replaced fuel pump. Was good for about two months then same scenario again.Came back yesterday on the back... Trouble codes: P0191 (fuel rail pressure), P1233 (fuel pump driver off line)

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2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FMZU67K54
i went and got another motor from LKQ and installed it and the problem went away after further looking at the last motor i got it at top dead center and found bank 2 cam was of about 2 degrees thanks for all the replies and now i know not to buy a motor from L...
2005 Ford Focus ZX4 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1FAHP34N75
Well, I got 13 replies most of which had good information. I downloaded the PATS worksheet and specifications which made testing a lot easier. It was questioned whether or not I had programmed the PCM to the vehicle and I had not as our wonderful OE scan pr...
2005 Ford Freestyle SEL 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FMZK02155
Customer will return when problem becomes duplicatable. I will update when we find the cause of the problem. Thank you.
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L timing VIN: 1FTNF21588
thanks for all the replies. i finally got this truck running and gone. used a timing wedge to remove the driver side cam phaser sprocket and found two issues. 1, the pulse ring was bent on the sprocket not allowing the computer to receive the proper signal fro...
2009 Ford E-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L airbag VIN: 1FBSS31L49
complete harness assembly for the the restraints control module, was the fix , then had a code to reprogram . note would have had to pull the harness to find where the problem was anyway. took it apart and saw no visible problem, must have been internal to a c...
2009 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.4L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FDAF56R39
Wow. First I must say that I was hoping to get a little more help out of this one. Thank you to the guys that replied. As time went on and we explored more we tried many different things to decide what the issue is. First: I called Jasper's warranty d... Trouble codes: P2291.
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