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2003 Ford Focus SVT 2.0L MIL Lamp on, Lack of Power VIN: 3FAHP37573
I have a SVT Focus here with the 2.0 DOHC engine with variable valve timing on the intake cam only. It came in running fine, just setting a P1383 code. Checked cam timing using the Ford timing tools. The intake cam did not line up. Sold the customer a timing ... Trouble codes: P1383 (Intake Cam Over Retarded)
2006 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Bank 2 rich 60% VIN: 1FMEU62E86
Car came in for transmission rebuilt. Work done, mechanic said bank 2 CAT plugged & got hot, change new CAT and new spark plugs & wire set (spark plugs bank 2 all black, bank 1 normal). Test drive show bank 2 LTFT jump to 60%. Change fuel rail pressure sensor ...
2007 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L Engine VIN: 1FTYR10D17
After installing a reman transmission the technician failed to remove his ratchet used to turn the crankshaft for torque converter nut installation. He started the engine, heard the racket and shut the engine down. Aside from breaking plastic fan blades, the e...
2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.4L MIL Lamp on, reduced power messag VIN: 1FTWW31RX8
on road test with modis scanner watching coolant and oil temp, noticed coolant temp increasing to 260* f oil temp at 180* f. my understanding they should be within about 10* f. now having flow threw radiator. infer red temp probe only showing about 165* f at h... Trouble codes: P00B7, P0528

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