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1979 Ford Thunderbird 5.8L Cylinders VIN: F9G87H2619
This customer come in and tells me he needs lifters, he insists we replace them because he knows that is the source of his misfire when cold.Sounds like he has done his homework so I reluctantly agree.(with no guarantee of course) We install a new set of lifte...
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1998 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FTZF1720W
Check engine light on with code P0174 Bank2 lean condition, replace 02 sensor due to intermittent no reading with no change to fuel trims. Bank1 short term trim is at -20% at idle and bank2 short term trim is at 33% at idle, above idle both trims are at aprox ... Trouble codes: P0174 (bank2 system lean)
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2004 Ford F-150 Heritage XL 4.6L Speedo VIN: 2FTRX17W84
This truck has a 4r70w trans. I think im about the third guy in here. On ids and the speedo the mph wont go over 10 mph. There is no speed sensor in the rear of the trans and it is 2 wheel drive. There is no wiring for one in the harness. I know the info does ...
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2006 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP53U6A
vehicle was in my shop about 3 weeks ago. customer says that when driving , the temp gauge goes to cold and the engine misfires, cuts out , runs very badly. no codes present, unable to duplicate symptoms on many test drive, we replaced the ect/temp sender with...
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2006 Ford Taurus SEL 3.0L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FAFP56U36
Hello and thanks for looking at my post. This car came in with these codes and a miss on accel and going up hills. Checked and the plug gap was .060+ and specs say .044, so I replaced the plugs. Could not detect a bad coil or wiring from the testing on Code P0... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Miss), P0303 (3 Cyl Miss), P0316 (Miss on Start Up), P0353 (Ignition Coil C Ckt Fault)
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2006 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L MIL Lamp on, Intermitte high idle VIN: 1ZVFT82H76
There is a TSB on these codes. Says to remove manifold and inspect valves and linkage, if ok replace CMCV actuator kit 5R3Z-9J559-AA. I need to know if this will resolve the codes. Do you have to remove the manifold to replace it? Will it cause the high initia... Trouble codes: P2004, P2005
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1995 Lincoln Continental Diamond Anniversary 4.6L Suspension VIN: 1LNLM97V3S
car left after I replaced ride compressor. came back after three weeks with no compressor operation. no power to compressor. can not find compressor relay. Mitchell shows it above right cooling fan.
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2001 Ford Windstar Limited 3.8L heater VIN: 2FMDA58441
I thank you all for the information given to me here. However I will close this without a definite fix. The customer took his van to drive to the east coast over the Easter weekend he left last Thursday and called me yesterday to tell me that while on the tr...
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2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L interior lite VIN: 1FTNW21F12
WHAT FIX IT WAS AS BUILD INFO ENTER CODE 53061 NOT CODE FROM FORD AS BUILT INFO FROM WEB DONT KNOW WHY THEY CHANGED INFO BUT WAS TOLD BY FOMOCO TO ENTER THIS CODE 53061 ON ALL 99 UP AS BUILD FOUR DOOR NOT TWO DOOR OR SUPER CABS TRUCKS THEN RETEST A...
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2007 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1FDWF37P77
This is a long expensive story that I am going to shorten. 1. With air pressure at the oil pressure sensor, I determined that there was an oil leak down inside somewhere. I removed the high pressure oil cover, the high pressure pump adapter was leaking past ...
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2008 Ford Mustang 4.0L Clutch VIN: 1ZVHT80N88
the new assembly from the dealer has a weld on both sides of the rod coming off of the clutch pedal arm, The old one was just welded on the back side. Improvement from ford. Bleeding the master we got an old brake bleeder to put on top of the master cylinder a...
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