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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Ford F-250
When it comes to large, heavy-duty pickup trucks, the 2012 Ford F-250 only has two competitors – the Chevrolet Silverado HD and the Dodge Ram 2500/3500. Though the F-250 doesn’t outperform the Ram in...

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I was backing out of my driveway and heard a loud clunk coming from the rear end of my Ford f250 1979
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad universal joint (U-Joint) that may have too much play in it. When this happens, as the torque of the transmission transfers the power to the rear end, a loose U-joint...
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1995 f250 reverses fine but wont drive it still ingagues in gear but doesent move in 1 2 or drive
Hello there. Sometimes transmission linkage being misaligned can be the cause of this problem. In other cases, obstructions inside the hydraulic lines of the transmission or torque converter issues can cause problems like you've described as well. It is probably...
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front brakes frozen after replacing vacuum booster 1977 f250 camper special with dayton brakes double calipers
Hi there. This issue can be caused by multiple issues; mainly the vacuum booster is not releasing pressure due to a vacuum line that is not fully secured. It's also possible that the brake line has an air bubble or...
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I have a 95 f250 with a5.8 it will turn off or stall going down the road let sit for a few mins it will start back up sometimes
Hi Matt. Thanks for contacting us today. Diagnosing a problem like you have described can be very difficult, especially when a mechanic is unable to replicate the symptoms. There are a few general component failures that can cause these symptoms,...
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I have a 1982 ford F250. I have replace alternator,battery, solenoid switch,starter and voltage regulator. My truck still dies
It is definitely possible that you could have a short. I would recommend checking the actual wiring that connects all of these parts together. It is also possible that you can have something drawing battery power while the vehicle is...
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I have a 1981 ford f250 it stalles when I let off the gas and it has a new fuel pump and filter
If the EGR valve is stuck open with carbon deposits it may stall the engine at idle. You will have to remove it to check to see if it is being held open. If not held open then check for...
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1994 f250 heats up to 230 pulling a 8000 loud ultra light trailer, up slight heels pulled off the road and it still wouldn't cool
Hello. I would usually start by using an infrared thermometer to see if the engine is really getting that hot. Your gauge or sensor may be wrong. If they are fine then I would make sure that the pressure cap...
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Will Ford dana 60 lockouts and dana 50s interchange
Torque King will have this interchange information for you because they specialize in both of these axles. When you contact them, they will probably need to know the exact year of manufacture of each axle that you have as different...
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My 91 f250 7.3 keeps stalling out
You should first replace the fuel filter to make sure it is not sucking air into the system and then if it does not help then will need to have the fuel pumps checked for leaks or lack of pressure....
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Diesel trucks idles fine but after driving doesnt idle
You will need to have the charging system and batteries tested to see if you have a defective battery or the charging system is not recharging them. Since you say you jump started engine tells me the batteries were dead...
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Just put in a new fuel tank and my engine won't draw diesel from it to start.
Hi there. Check the fuel transfer pump and see if its drawing fuel into the fuel filter. If there is no pressure after the fuel transfer pump, then the small transfer pump needs replaced. If there is pressure after the...
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Hi I have a 1981 Ford F 250 with a 6 cylinder engine . How many Catalytic Converters should it have ?
If your vehicle was catalyst equipped from the factory, there would be one converter and it would appear after the "Y" pipe. The 8 cylinder versions of the 1981 F-250 were definitely equipped with a converter but, interestingly, the Walker...
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When shifting it bogs down then rpm shoots up and bogs down again before returning to normal.
Is the engine "new" or "re-built"? If it is a used engine, check engine compression. Loss of power on acceleration can be due to plugged fuel injectors, faulty oxygen sensors, fuel pump and/or filter, vacuum leaks including that caused by...
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Q: Leaking transmission fluid
It sounds like you may have a failing gasket somewhere causing the transmission to leak fluid out. It sounds like your truck may be a bit low on transmission fluid as a result of this leak or you may potentially...
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I plugged in a new TPS, now I can't accelerate the engine, and my overdrive and checked engine came on.
Hi there. Either the wiring to the TPS - throttle position sensors - has a broken or loose contact and is not making the sensor register properly or the sensor that was installed could be the wrong design and causing...
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Q: Coolant leaking
Unfortunately, there is no way to definitively tell how much longer you have until the motor overheats and results in engine damage due to the coolant leak. As you know, the engine relies on the coolant circulation in order to...
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Air intrusion in fuel lines
Hi there. This situation has happened to me before with my buddies Ford 7.3 Power Stroke. Although the process is slightly different, you might want to watch this video as it shows how to prime the fuel system on these...
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I installed a new fuel pump, but the line from the pump to the carb is leaking at the flare fitting on the pump
Hello, thank you for writing in. The hardest part is done. Locating and noticing the leak is typically where people fail to follow through with their repairs. The flare on the line was likely bent or damaged. They are very...
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1991 Ford F-250 needs ignition switch reinstalled
Sounds like someone bypassed the factory ignition switch circuit. This indicates there was a problem with the circuit to begin with. The lock cylinder would need to be physically relocated to the steering column. Then, the ignition switch circuit would...
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I have a 86 6.9 idi automatic 2 wheel drive. It's in good working order however most all the seals have to be replaced. Is there a
Hi Justin. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Generally speaking, when you're needing to have the front and rear main seals replaced, it can be rather expensive - especially the rear seal. The front is pretty simple to remove and often...

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