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Parking brake stuck on Ford E350.
That is possible. Depending on the brake options you have on the Econoline you either have a 3 cable assembly that runs to the rear brake drums or, if you have a 4 wheel anti-lock brake system, you may have...
RPM surge when using turn signal
I would not delay repairing the fuel leak. With that long host of symptoms, I would enlist the help a qualified mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, to come out and diagnose all the issues. The code stored for the...
Engine squealing when idling
Hi there. A squealing noise is a common sign that the rotating parts such as your belts are slipping on their pulleys. A worn belt will make this noise due to the loss of tension and gripping ability of the...
Car won't start - 1991 Ford E-350 Econoline
Crossing the positive and negative battery cables is typically pretty bad for the electronics. The battery takes the brunt of the short. It very well could have fried it. What kind of battery test was performed? Essentially you are sending...
Brake and taillights not working
The problem is most likely the brake light switch, it mounts to the brake pedal, and when pushed, illuminates the brake lights. The problem could also be a fuse or relay. If you need assistance, use YourMechanic to have a...
Vibrates at 65 mph
A few different things can cause the vehicle to vibrate at freeway speeds. The brake rotors, brake pads, and tire balance are a great place to start. Other common causes would be the tire itself, bent rim, wheel bearing, or...
Stalling in any gear
Quite a few faults can cause the vehicle to stall and not be able to run properly. The most common problems is a failure with the fuel pump, alternator, fuel filter, MAF sensor, vacuum leak, or exhaust leak. I'd suggest...
Noise above 40 mph
Many different things can cause a drivetrain noise above 40MPH. The most common are wheel bearings, driveshaft, U-joints, or the differential. If you'd like some assistance with these checks, feel free to contact a qualified technician who will be able...
Stalling at 50-55 mph
Intermittent issues such as these can be difficult at times. Mechanics can not generally test the components for failure unless the part is actively failing. There are a few common problems that could cause this type of issue. The ignition...
Limp mode 30 codes
Hello there, when you see that many codes it can take some work to sift through all of them. Usually only a few codes will remain once the codes are cleared and the vehicle is driven. These remaining codes will...
No current to fuel pump
First, I would check the inertia switch. This switch opens on perceived impact and prevents power from getting to the fuel pump. There should be continuity across the switch at all times. If the switch is good, I would check...
Alarm kill Switch Cannot turn off
Most aftermarket alarm systems have some sort of control module that is tied into the ignition system to prevent the vehicle from starting. Depending on the brand and the installer, it could be under the dash somewhere or under the...
Vehicle hard to start
The carburetor on your van may have gotten sediment from the fuel system into it, which causes the jets to get clogged. I recommend having the fuel pump checked to see if it is working properly and sending the right...
Cranking no start has spark fuel 38 pulse at fuel injectors
Hi, thanks for writing in. Although you can have a "spark" (appearing on an external test), the plugs could be fouled enough to cause a no start condition, especially if you have tried repeatedly to start the engine and consequently...
Press throttle hesatation press little further and smooths out somewhat
It is possible that you could have an issue with your fuel system. The engine is acting as if it is not getting enough fuel. I would recommend having a qualified technician test your fuel pressure to determine if it...
Does it have a crankshaft piston sensor
There is a technical bulletin, TSB 89-24-9, for a hard start after a short heat soak. The engine control module does not control ignition timing correctly when hot and thermostat lets engine get too hot. The recommendation would be to...
My truck loses power when i drive and stops and starts agai light comes on says fill filter i replaced fill filter
The fuel filter sensor is telling you that there is water in the fuel filter. If excess water gets in the fuel, you will experience a loss of power and running problems. The engine cannot run on water. If you...
We have charged both batteries 100%, replaced the voltage regulator and altenator, but when we use the lights the battery drains
Hi, thanks for writing in. It sounds like the wire from the batteries to the alternator could be faulty. If this wire is not performing as it should the voltage from the alternator will never reach the batteries to charge...

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