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Gas pedal won't work
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If the turbo is upgraded, you might need a different hose. Depending on who did the upgrade on the turbo or if it is an aftermarket unit, consider purchasing the parts required for the upgrade from them. Upgrading turbos with...
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You may want to have faults surveyed to see if there are any underlying issues on your 2003 Ford Excursion. Battery voltage is extremely vital to vehicles with heavy electrical systems such as the Excursion. If the battery voltage drops...
Vehicle won't start; engine turns; stalls
Hi, thanks for writing in about your 2002 Ford Excursion. The first thing to check is the glow plug control module (GPCM) connector. Ford has a TSB out for 2002 and 2003 model Excursions with a diesel engine where there...
Engine turns, but won't start
The 5.4L Triton V8's are notorious for the ignition coils failing. There is a TSB out concerning these coils. The engine uses a coil over plug setup and while you can read out faults to see which coils have cylinders...
Sometimes when I get in the truck and start it I have no radio/windows and then a minute or two later it comes on????
Hi there, thanks for writing in about your 2002 Ford Excursion. It sounds like you have an intermittent electrical connection that is only causing problems during certain times. It may be the ignition switch, a bad ground, loose connector, corrosion,...
Co2 sensors are detected as malfunctioning . Can I still drive with this problem until i can afford to fix. 1 week.
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