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Proper spark plug gap

What is the gap for a 98 ranger 3.0? The stickers under hood are gone and there is no book in glove box. I just bought this truck and have nothing to go on.
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Single thump from the back when braking

I drive a 2013 Ford Figo. I hear a faint thumping noise from the back wheel on the drivers' side when I brake (at least I am fairly certain that's where the sound comes from). The sound is not ...
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AC cycle off too long when driving

My AC system has been problematic recently on 2014 Ford with barely 31000 miles. Its uses Visteon 16 compressor. When driving, after some minutes, it will shut off for long enough until the vent ...
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Driving on stones

I recently ended up on a dirt track while accesing a nature reserve and it was fairly flat butcovered in stones. There was no way back so had to keep going for about 5 kilometres over the stony track. ...
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2002 Ford Mustang 3.8L

2002 Ford Mustang 3.8L Why doesn’t my 2002 Ford Mustang 3.8L accelerate fast when I step on gas if I’ve already fixed my air ideal throttle body mass airflow sensor ,spark plugs ,spark plug wires ,...
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Something is causing my 12V ignition wire for the stereo not to function

I have 2002 ford focus and I installed a new stereo system it was working fine.... then I had to pull the stereo out again b/c I forgot to install Mic. and cig lighter.... after I hooked those things ...
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5th gear not working

I have a Ford Fiesta 1.4 Diesel that required a clutch change. Everything seemed fine with the car until about a week after the change. I was driving on the motorway in 5th gear and was getting off at ...
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2001 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer only blows cold and hot air

I have a 2001 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer that o ly blows cold air at 60 and hot at 65 and up. It is almost like the car always thinks it is 61-64 inside.
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sqeak coming from the front end

I have a 02 ford explorer, old I know right I replaced the front and rear shocks about a year and a half ago and everything seemed fine, they went on easy and they only costed near 300.00 usd on ...
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Car not starting from time to time

Ford Figo 2012. Some mornings my car start 1st turn of the key. sometimes it will start after a couple of turns and the other day I had to get somebody to push it for me. Battery and alternator 100% ...
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Need help with diagnosing weak AC on ford explorer

2007 Explorer has weak AC. When driving at speed, the AC can produce reasonably cool air. When stopped at traffic lights or such, the air warms to ambient temps rather quickly. I hooked up the ...
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2011 f150 ecoboost timing chain and valve train

Looking to find the book rate for how many hours labour to change full timing set including vct's, chains and intake cams 3.5l ecoboost
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Car hesitates and stalls after refueling

So my '12 Focus has an issue after putting gas in it. I dont top off the tank, most I put is 3/4-1/2 tank. After I put in said amount, I turn on vehicle and rpm drops and car stalls or hesitates until ...
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Pinout of Ford 24V Water Pump

I have a 24V water pump of a Ford Truck in my hands right now: I am studying some automotive electronics, I am trying to energize the thing so I can read the traffic it broadcasts & perhaps send ...
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Will ford still produce ford sedans' parts?

I saw that ford will stop selling sedans. I'm about to buy a 2018 ford fusion hybrid. Will the vehicle still be covered under warranty and in case of an accident will there be parts available?
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2005 Escape fuel door won’t stay closed

I have a 2005 Ford escape. The fuel door was hit from behind while it was open, causing it to push farther open than it was supposed to. Ever since, it will close normally but it will eventually open ...
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Passenger door unlocks the whole car when you pull on handle

It's an Australian 1999 Ford Falcon. The car locks and unlocks fine. Everything runs fine. The only problem is when the car is locked, if you pull on the exterior passenger door handle, the whole car ...
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2015 ford 6.7 no start was running fine now it cranks but no fuel?

I just got a 2015 superiority. It was driving fine. I shut it off now it cranks but won't start. Sounds like no compression, Yen I spray start fluid it starts for a sec then dies
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A liquid leaking

A liquid (almost sure it's water but I could always be wrong) is dripping out near and/or from my exhaust. I've also heard a weird almost draining kind of sound back there every time I turn the car ...
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Car shakes upon startup, dies. Other times gas pedal does not respond

I'm pretty uneducated when it comes cars but im hoping you guys can help me. I have a 99 Ford Ranger that upon startup (not every time) shakes extremely hard and then dies. Other times when driving I ...
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Electrical issue?

A week ago, while I was driving my Ford Focus CC from 2008, the check engine light went on. I stopped the car and, having a cheap OBD-II diagnostic tool with me, I looked over the errors and the car ...
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Why would my car be dropping in revs when in gear?

I have a 1998 ford Fairmont Automatic and recently got it back from the mechanics but have noticed it starts to drop in revs when in gear, and tries to stall. it's fine in park though.
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P0380 OBD-II Trouble Code: Glow Plug/Heater Circuit “A”

I found the following error in the error log of my Ford Focus Tunier 1.6 tcdi diesel 109HP (2006): P0380 OBD-II Trouble Code: Glow Plug/Heater Circuit “A” First i thought it was due to a defect ...
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2012 Ford Escape tailgate doesn't open

The back door doesn't open. I hear a clicking noise when I push the button, but the door won't unlatch. It is a 2012 Ford Escape.
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‘06 Ford Ranger

My ranger started less than a week ago not starting. When I turn the key to the on position. It’s basically dead. The airbag light is dimly lit. It’s also reset the clock. The security light flickers ...
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Ford Focus lost chip key

I lost my key to my Ford Focus but only the chip key I still have a copy that unlocks it and gives my dash power just no ignition Can a locksmith make an ignition chip key?
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Car chugs along after jump start but no lights work

Today I was leaving work and my car didn't start so I had it jumped by a coworker. I was driving on and noticed that my gauges weren't working and my lights weren't turning on. It also chugs along and ...
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Smoke from passenger back wheel

Ford fiesta finesse 2003. I just got my car out garage yesterday having a cylinder fixed and couple leaked, one being brake fluid which went on my brakes. Anyway everything got fixed and today I ...
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Where is the Ford Fiesta 2011 speed sensor located?

I have a Ford Fiesta 2011 and the speed meter was sporadically failing (speed would drop to zero with the car moving and sometimes get back to normal). The yellow warning lamp was lit and I could ...
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2003 Ford Taurus SES Doesn't Move

On my way to work, my 2003 Ford Taurus decided it wasn't going to actually move anymore. Some Context It has been having some transmission trouble for a while now, jerking when I first accelerate (...
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Ford fusion 2012 AC stops while driving

I have a ford fusion 2012, with mileage around: 140,000 km. Since last week, it happened 3 times that AC stopped cooling while driving. I had to turn it off/on for 2 or 3 times to turn it back to cool....
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Why my battery won't charge

I have a 2004 escape and it has new battery and new alternator and tried a new ignition cluster. And can't get my battery to charge. I notice that before it gets so low that the car starts stalling ...
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I have a ford taurus 2003, the enigune light is not on but I have notice so jumps in the idel any ideas?

I am thinking bad gas maybe, but I dough it as the problem is become slightly more frequent. I also am thinking maybe the spark plugs but have not check them at night yet, figure I would see if they ...
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2013 fusion running hot

Car ran hot in less than 10 minute stop let it cool but when I started it said it was still hot. Also loss of power when I tried to make it home . Let the car sit again 2 full hours and the light ...
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98 Ford Escort SE Wagon - A/C Compressor Runs in Off Position

We got a 98 Ford Escort SE wagon that had an A/C problem which looked like the CCRM, so we replaced it. The car now has a brand new CCRM and the A/C compressor runs. Here's the thing though, the A/C ...
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Gray smoke went black and then impossible to start the engine

I just had a breakdown of my car, I was driving on the highway at 120km / h for about 15 or 20 minutes when I saw gray smoke emerging behind from the rear, I stopped right away, when I came out of ...
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Remove upper panel behind steering wheel on 2005 Ford E-250

I'm trying to remove this panel behind the steering wheel, but it's lock in place by the ignition switch. How can I do this? I tried remove the cover on the ignition switch, and to remove the entire ...
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1999 ford windstar knocking noise

So i got this 1999 ford windstar from a towing auction. Started right up drives fine, shifts fine, but theres a knocking sound and i cant figure out what it is. You can only hear it at idle and its ...
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Ford figo 2010 starting problem

My ford figo diesel not starting . Fuel pump overhauled , it is showing pressure when tested in machine . After fitting it is not starting . If starts rev going up and down 1000 to 1500 rpm and after ...
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Ford Mondeo 2.0 tdci mk4 2008.

I taken air intake pipe off air filter and drove for around 5 seconds, loss of power now won't rev passed 1000rpm. I have no fault codes what so ever. When i start the car it don't smoke but if i ...
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My car won't start when i put the key in and turn it. No sound no lights no nothing. Could it be the starter?

When I got to turn the key nothing happens. No lights no clicking no clock no nothing totally dead. It's a new battery. This is the second time it's happened within 6 months. Both times the car sat ...
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I have a 2003 ford escape 2.0L 5spd it wont start

My 2003 ford escape 2.0L 5spd died and i had no spark from coil so replaced coil crank and camshaft sensors as well as throttle position sensor. Fuel pump is working. still not getting spark and just ...
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Replaced Idle Air Control Vavle (IACV) and Still Stalling

2004 Ford Taurus SES, DOHC 24V Car stalls at stop lights ~once every 3 days. Throttle body cleaned out ($150) - no difference. Replaced IACV with Motor Craft OEM ($80). No stalling for 5 days but ...
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Passenger side wheel sits closer to the front of the car than drivers

I have a 2011 Ford Fusion. My passenger side wheel sits 1 finger away from the shielding in the hub (towards the engine / forward) while the driver's side is backward. Not sure what happened to it. ...
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Need help locating a Ford Focus part

Found this small cap on the floor inside the cabin of a Ford Focus, need help locating where it belongs. Thank you!
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Rear strut mounts 2005 Escape

I have a 2005 Ford Escape. Going over bumps, I get a loud banging noise from the rear struts. There’s play when I grab the upper part of the shock. Is there a fix for this?
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Grinding noise when braking _and_ turning left

My 2008 Ford Escape started doing this on the way home today - scared me to death! I was coming downhill on a left-turning road and I felt like I had blown a tire and was riding on the rim - some loss ...
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starter won't engage

I have a 2003 f150 heritage. the other day I was running around , stopped 3 or 4 times with no problems. then I came out of a store and no start. Nothing lots of power but not even a click. So long ...
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Ford not starting on key turn after acc

I've got a mk3 Mondeo 1.8petrol zetec. It had bad alternator so I left it laying up for 6 months until I got around to getting a new one, but 3 weeks ago with the bad alternator in it, I started car ...
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Are the rims for 195/60R15 the same as rims for 195/65R15

I need to replace one rim on my ford focus the tires I have on it currently are 195/60R15, I have another tire on a rim the numbers on the tire are 195/65R15 can I mount the 195/60R15 tire onto the ...