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1991 Ford F-150 Custom 5.0L forward gears VIN: 1FTDF15N5M
drove truck to gas station for customer and was fine.cranked it up and put in dr. and a loud pop resulted and had no forward rewind perfect.but nothing forward like in nuetral,mayb tries a little.took it apart and pulled pump and noticed small snapri...
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Cam phaser, oil pump VIN: 1FTPW14584
First I would like to thank everyone in advance. This Vehicle came in with cam phaser and timing chain noise. I found engine full of sludge so bad that I couldn't even see the cam sensors. I removed all affected components. I found tensioners seals were blown,...
2005 Ford F650 5.9L Auxilery fuel t VIN: 3FRNF65E35
This truck runs and drives fine. The customer recently purchased it. His complaint is that the truck has use of only the main (right side) fuel tank. It has an auxiliary tank on the left hand side. This tank seems to be empty. (the main right hand tank is full...
2006 Ford E-350 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FBSS31L56
vehicle came in for died while driving, hit starter and engine does not turn over because of flex plate hub is completely broken out of it. my question is should I be worried about timing chain slippage because I believe the crank was turned about half a turn ...
2010 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L no communication VIN: 1FTFX1EV9A
Hey Ford techs, I need some help please. This truck will not crank and won't communicate. The theft light is blinking in the instrument cluster, also comes up service 4X4. I've checked everything that I could see. PCM relay is working and I've swapped with ano...
1992 Lincoln Town Car Cartier 4.6L heating VIN: 1LNLM83W8N
thanks in advance for any help provided, we are pulling our hair out with a problem that seems simple. engine seems to run cool at times, running in bay the heat will be 110-120 degrees out of ducts, and engine temp is 190-195, after short drive 1 mile or so t...

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2005 Ford Five Hundred SE 3.0L thermostat VIN: 1FAFP23185
i decided to pull the thermostat housing back off and see if there was a problem with it when i noticed the bolt in the center of the water pump was moved away from the pump turns out the bolt that goes into the camshaft had broke when i took the rest of the h...
2006 Ford Fusion SE 2.3L steering gear VIN: 3FAFP07Z36
Thanks for all the great replies the rebuilder of the rack did rebuild our original and was able to find a different housing to rebuild and the second rack took care of the problem. Great idea Jim about possible ABS see rings on axles crack all the time. Speci...
2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPX12536
Thanks to everyone who took the time to help me. So this what followed. The check engine light come on after hundreds of miles, since we don't get the chance to catch the problem live,and all tests to the wiring passed, What we did is switch the wiring betwen ... Trouble codes: P0010 (Intake cam shaft actuator ckt. Open bank 1).
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