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|1988 Ford F-250 Custom 5.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTEF26N3J
Engine will start some times and have injector pulse (noid light), it will run 3 seconds, injector pulse fades away engine dies then try to restart no injector pulse at all. New distributor with new pickup and ignition module. reman ECM Coil replace 6 months a... Trouble codes: 21 (Ect), 81 (Idle air valve)
|1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FMZU34E6W
Ford folks:I have an explorer 4.0 SOHC with a classic upper intake gasket vacuum leak. P0171 & 174 that's not the issue. It also has a very dry rotted air intake tube; no rot holes yet but is not in good shape at all. Hate to ship it like that. The 1998 tube... Trouble codes: P0171 (p0174-), P0174
|2005 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FMYU931X5
This vehicle randomly stalls, seems to happen after a couple mile road test and idling at a stop light. I don't believe its any kind of torque converter stall or fuel pump or IAC because when it occurs its like someone turned the ignition switch off then bac...
|2011 Lincoln MKZ 3.5L Unknown VIN: 3LNHL2JC4B
This car has vibration/noise at 50-51 mph. It sounds similar to a wheel bearing. The noise does NOT change: when turning, accelerating, decelerating, neutral, drive, or any gear. The only time it makes the noise is in that specific speed range. The driveshaft ...
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|1997 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L cold start VIN: 1FMFU18L6V
thanks to everyone replaced iac valve and all is good
|2002 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP58U32
Sorry for the delay, I was in Jamaica for a week. The customer declined the repair at this time. I will update if she decides to go ahead with the work. Trouble codes: P1151.
|2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4.6L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4M2ZU86W62
I suspected the fuel pump module was the issue here but wanted to confirm it by testing. Thanks to Steve from Florida for supplying the specs I needed. The truck ran great at all speeds on 33PSI but threw codes. The new pump puts out 65PSI and is internally... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174.