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1998 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Engine VIN: 1FTZF18W6W
I have done all i can think of for high fuel trim. When the vehicles battery is disconnected to clear the fuel trim, if i let the vehicle idle for 5-10 min. The fuel trim does not change. It sits at 0 on the LT and fluctuates on the ST between -5 and 5. if i h...
1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L Cracked Case VIN: 1FTSX31L5X
4r100 cracked case at rear area of transmission,about 3-4inches before the transfer case adapter. Almost all the way around the top of trans. Leaks fluid. The first trans cracked at bell housing traveling down the interstate. No fluid lost at this time. Instal...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L interior lite VIN: 1FTNW21F12
hello thanks for taking a look at. truck came in for int lamp,door ajar blinking, no communication with security module. check door switch's , all ok ,disconnect door switchs no shorts, replace vsm sent to fomoco for reflash. all works but door lamp work back...
2004 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Surge VIN: 1FMDU73K44
This vehicle is surging approx. 300 rpm on slight acceleration mostly up hill under slight load. When you accelerate hard and down shift surge goes away. Any Help is greatly appreciated.
2006 Ford Focus ZX4 2.0L fuel line retaining clips breaking VIN: 1FAFP34N96
I am seeing the fuel line retaining clips break on the inlet and outlet lines which attach to the fuel filter.I have talked to Dorman and they do not make these clips. Ford has me purchasing fuel lines to retain these clips. Does any one have a source for thes...
2006 Ford Fusion SE 2.3L No Start VIN: 3FAFP07Z36
have this fusion with no-comm to PCM with throttle plugged in, unplug Throttle motor get comm engine runs in forced limit. found 2 posts in archives showing similar, checked all powers and grounds, have tried a different PCM got known good Throttle from anothe...
2006 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.8L Cel Light VIN: 1FDXE45S36
Well i have this truck with codes saying heater circuit fault i checked and have 12 volts power going to 02 sensors and if i look on my scan tool it says heater circuit is on but my check engine light comes on so i know theres a problem does the cumputer suppl...
2007 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Evap VIN: 1FTSW21577
P0452 EVAP FTP SENSOR LOW VOLTAGE P0456 EVAP SMALL LEAK having trouble with this one, FTP reading gas cap off no vac no press is 1.23, ive read that reading should be 2.5 according to alldata and mitchell but both are unclear if my reading is good or bad just ...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.4L cruise VIN: 1FTSW21R28
The cruise will intermittantly shut off and not reengage. On one instance the truck lost power also. Multiple codes set on multiple modules. See above. Any direction appreciated. I can see brake switch causing this, but a little suprised to see other codes. Ra...
2010 Ford Focus SEL 2.0L Surge, Stall VIN: 1FAHP3HN2A
vehicle has idle problem it surges and when you you snap the throttle you hear valve slap,check for vaacuum leak, timing is align throttle body is new vacuum hoses are ok. ignition components ok. when a/c system on you can fell a amperage draw that make the id...
2011 Ford Fiesta SE 1.6L pscm VIN: 3FADP4BJ7B
Hello techs,I am in the process of replacing power steering control module(steering column).i recieved new column in ford box.The new column according to r&r procedure is supposed to be capped to keep from rotating.The column i received was not capped or locke...

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2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L No Start, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FAFP53U93
Well, it has been a few weeks and the customer has not been back. Wither or not the problem still exists is unknown. If it comes back, then the only thing i can suggest is an OEM pump and a new driver module. Thanks for all the replies thai I got from all yo...
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTNW20P03
I apologize for the length of time it took to close this request; we are a small shop and I was just today able to finally finish this job. It was in fact the high pressure oil pump that failed. I removed the left valve cover and air tested the high pressure o... Trouble codes: P2290 (Injection control pressure too low), P0674 (4 glow plug circuit).
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1FTPW12514
2005 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L tcc VIN: 1FMZU72K35
ok the transmission went back to the transmission shop that over hold it in 2012 they repaired it for free so there was debris where there shouldn't have been but they did not say what they actually fixed so I do not know what was repaired
2006 Ford Freestar Limited 4.2L air box VIN: 2FMZA55256
Thank you everyone. Most where right, checked with Ford and there was a TSB about it. All is good thank you.
2008 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.4L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDXF46R98
Thanks for the replys this is what I found the cat would not regenerate because the coolant temp would not exceed 140 deg the only reason I went there was I had a coolant leak from the coolant hose under the degas bottle and the rear of the erg cooler and st... Trouble codes: P246C, P2463 (Soot accu dpf).
2011 Ford Fiesta SE 1.6L Abs Module VIN: 3FADP4BJ7B
the abs control module was changed and took programming with ids thank you
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