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1934 Ford Model BB Tru CID Rear Brake Adjustment
replaced the rear brake shoes & got the system freed up. It seems that the rear brake arms that
1989 Ford F-250 Custom 7.5L fuel selector valve VIN: 1FTHF25GBK
hi folks. I have this ford that the fuel selector valve on the frame chrips like a bird but only when on the front tank. switch to rear tank and no noise. fuel pressure is always good and engine has no performance issues. I've never heard these valves make any...
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L coolant VIN: 1FDSW35F62
Please help. I have this 7.3L that the customer recently installed a new long block. It came in with a LOT of engine oil in the coolant. (engine oil was 4.0l low). I pulled the cooler and installed block plates and gaskets under the end caps for a pressure tes...
2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPX12536
Please help. This vehicle here for third time, same code P0010. No other codes found, no complaints stated by customer other than check engine light came on. At the first time i check the ckt for bank one cam actuator solenoid and as everything pass ok i did r... Trouble codes: P0010 (Intake cam shaft actuator ckt. Open bank 1)
2010 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L Trunk release VIN: 2FABP7BVXA
Hello all, an odd one here. Trunk release activates opening trunk when key is turned on. if door is open and ignition turned on trunk wont open but when you close the door, trunk pops open. Also opens as they are driving down road, we have not tried that as...
2006 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L warning chime VIN: 2MEHM75V16
Customer complaining that chime is sounding at the beginning of the drive cycle, as if seat belt not buckled. Chime sounds for about 4 cycles then goes off, meanwhile there are no warning lights on, all seem to be working at bulb test, etc. No codes. Just want...

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2006 Ford Escape XLS 2.3L Engine Cooling Fan VIN: 1FMYU92Z16
I found an intermittent short in the pcm control wire to the high speed fan relay, it was the DB wire rubbing on the coil bracket causing the fan to come on and stay on, repaired the wire and replaced the relay and all is back to normal, thanks for every takin...
2006 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMEU74836
Two replies suggested that the new actuator we installed could be defective, and I agree it may very likely be the cause. At this point I have not ordered and installed a replacement from Ford due to both the cost of the part and my uncertainty as to whether i... Trouble codes: P2015.
2010 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L brake pedal feel VIN: 1FMJU1H51A
A new master cylinder fixed this vehicle. Most responses went that direction. A few wondered (as I did) if the condition was normal. It is not. We had tried last week to replace the mc but got two wrong ones from Ford, got discouraged and got on IATN and saw s...
2008 Lincoln MKX 3.5L Water pump VIN: 2LMDU68C58
Good afternoon techs, This engine will flood the inside with coolant, if the water pump seals go bad. Some coolant will leak to the outside, behind the alternator. The water pump is driven by the outer timing chain and is completely behind the timing cove...
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