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no heater
The lines to the firewall could be hot and yet the heater control valve is not admitting the heated coolant to the heater core in the dash. So, you want to inspect that valve and make sure it is moving...
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What may cause the starter to engage when shifting the shifter?
Hi there. Check the neutral safety switch and the shifter circuitry. It is possible to have a short in the wiring causing the starter to engage while shifting gears. Look for any wires that may be shorting out with the...
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For some reason I am getting diesel fuel in my coolant to the point it makes it overflow.
Hi there. The engine that you go has a blown head gasket. The fuel is leaking from the combustion chamber to the cooling system and causing the diesel to get into the cooling system and make the coolant bubble out...
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Glow plug 5 3 and 2 have open circuits.
Hi there. The glow plug module will effect all the glow plugs not just 2, 3, and 5. I recommend replacing the glow plugs and the harness to the glow plugs. This is similar to replacing plugs and wires (same...
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Truck starts but will not accelerate
Hello. If after plugging in the crank position sensor the truck runs it may be possible that there is another issue present with the vehicle. A vehicle that will not, or has trouble accelerating can be caused by many things....
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Interested in purchasing a diesel 6.0 engine.. engine has been taken out vehicle how can I check if this is a good engine
About the only safe way to see if and how it runs, would be on an engine run stand.or engine dynomometer. Something an engine rebuilder may have. They would set the engine up on the stand, connect power, fuel, cooling,...
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My truck wont start
Hello there, you have a few different issues going on with your 2002 Ford F-350. When a fuse blows this is most often due to a short circuit or spike in electricity. The fuse is there to blow and save...
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Transmission slack
This is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer activates a transmission...
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I want to know what wire is the high beam wire.
Hi there. The best thing to do is get a digital volt meter or test light and check the headlight high beam harness for power and that will tell you which wire is the power wire for the high beam...
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My clutch pedal sucked to the floor just had the clutch replaced two months ago 2000 Ford F350 Super Duty
Hello - your symptoms suggest the clutch hydraulics or mechanical linkage components have failed completely. The OEM clutch line includes a "quick-connect" fitting that may have come loose or failed, given the recent maintenance. Checking the fluid level, and that...
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Hi peter, I recently was in a minor car accident where my light bar was pushed into my condenser on my f-350 after being at the bo
I would have thought that they would have tested the A/C prior to releasing the vehicle. If there were no problems with the A/C before the accident, and the only thing you needed was a condenser, that's a straightforward repair...
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Replaced 5r110 transmission in 2004 f350 6.0 4x4, hard shifts or slipping transmission. Also doesn't always engage reverse.
If this is a new or rebuilt transmission, and external controls (throttle position sensor, solenoids, TCM, harness, etc.) have ALL been diagnosed and tested, the transmission is likely defective and should just simply be returned to the vendor, again though...
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Not getting no power, no lights, no crank, no radio, no start.
The problem is in your charging/starting system. Most likely, you just have bad batteries (since your truck uses two). A professional, such as one from YourMechanic, can diagnose and repair your starting problem as needed.
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My dashboard lights,gauges,radio and power windows don't work. I can start my truck right up and drive.
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically with the first symptoms you described I would direct you to check all of your fuses, focusing on the instrument cluster fuse. However considering the engine is showing signs of stress, you may...
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whAT IS THE REPAIR TIME TO DO AN OIL PAN ON A 2009 F350 6.0 DIESEL ENGINE
Hi there. It really depends on the multiple variables involved in mechanical repair such as; location where this service is performed, having access to the right tools and supplies and most importantly the knowledge and skill of the mechanic. However,...
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My 2001 ford F350 triton V10's engine began cranking in the middle of the night.
The issue is with your ignition switch. The switch is turning on the starting circuit to the starter and not disengaging the circuit unless you turn off the key. I recommend replacing the ignition switch. If you need further assistance...
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wrench light came on, what does it mean?
Hello. The wrench light Illuminating on your particular vehicle is very similar to a check engine light. When the wrench light comes on the vehicle may go automatically into limp mode. Limp mode is when a vehicle will limit the...
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I got a F350 Diesel I put a alternator on a new starter a new starter relay and new alternator and the starter stays engaged with
Check the wiring on the starter to the ignition switch and see if they are crossed on the solenoid of the starter. If the wiring is crossed, the starter solenoid will stay engaged as the starter is engaged. If the...
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Can I take my front driveshift out and not use 4wd until I get the parts? There in only driving 2wd.
Hi there. If the front axle has a full time 4WD system, then you cannot just remove the front driveshaft and drive the vehicle in 2 HI as the front wheels will turn all of the parts in the axle....
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No throttle response until warm, then not very good.
Hi there. The EBPV (exhaust back pressure valve) is sticking or the EBP (exhaust back pressure) sensor tube is wet which freezes in the cold preventing the EBP sensor from seeing the increase in EBP as you attempt to throttle...

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