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Ford F-150 low speed wobble
Hi Demryis. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several possible sources of this issue, ranging from failed U-joints to wheel hubs, suspension components or even out of round tires. Since there are so many possible sources, you should have...
Oil was low I 98 f150 two quarts and check engine light steady then flashing only driven at most 1000 mls past six months
You should first check to get the codes from the computer to see if the engine has misfire codes to a cylinder and do an engine compression test to see if one or more cylinders are low on compression indicating...
Q: Transmission
What you are describing 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...
Rethreaded my spark plug and may have dropped some small metal shavings in the plug hole is there a way to get them out
The only thing you can do to get out the metal shavings from the cylinder without removing the cylinder head is to use a long air hose pressure probe into spark plug hole and blow air into cylinder to try...
I hooked jumper cables up backwards now my truck won't fire off without spraying starter fluid
Determine if the fuel pump is actually running. The fuel pump should run momentarily at key on to pressurize the system. If it isn't running, you have an electrical problem. If the pump runs momentarily as is required at key...
Pipe leaking from top of water pump
To ensure a good seal, there must be no pitting or surface imperfections at all on any of the sealing surfaces where the o-ring makes contact. The o-ring must be the correct size, too. If everything is in order, apply...
Pulley squeeling 08 v6 f150
It sounds like you may have a belt tensioner pulley that may be starting to fail. As the bearings inside the tensioner pulley begin to fail, you may experience a bit of screeching or squealing in some cases as you...
Intermittent acceleration lose and high initial rpms at start up
You need a real time scanner to figure this out. Among other PIDS (On-board diagnostics Parameter IDs) I would look at the reported values for short and long term fuel trim. The high idle could be due to issues such...
Rotor that the Serpentine belt rotates on on a 2003 F150 pauses for a second then continues. Is this an issue? I have a video.
The serpentine belt rides on a variety of pulleys and drives accessories such as the alternator, a/c compressor and so forth. The pulleys themselves revolve on permanently greased ball bearings but eventually the grease in the bearings dries out due...
Van recently started jerking at times while driving, then sometimes while stopped will stall our but restarts right away and
If your fuel injectors were recently replaced, it is possible that the stalling could be related to the fuel system. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional to determine if the fuel system is functioning properly....
My car is smooth when it turns on and shakes while driving, what can it be?
Shaking of the vehicle can, of course, be suspension related so be sure to rule out faults there as a cause. If the engine itself is shaking or vibrating, the usual causes are problems with the motor mounts, engine imbalance...
Cannot find fuel pressure regulator under the hood of my 2001 f150xl V6 4.2
The fuel pressure regulator is beneath the upper intake manifold. That manifold has to be removed to gain access. Once you remove the manifold, you will see the regulator connected to the fuel rail and one end of the regulator...
Beleive it is a bad harmonic balancer
If you remove the serpentine belt to isolate the problem is in lower pulley damper or one of the accessories. If noise goes away with belt removed then inspect the lower pulley for damage and replace it. If no problem...
2000 ford f150 good start but shakes really bad when driving and misfire codes and noises even after changing ignition system
The cylinder misfiring should be resolved first and then once that is resolved the engine can be further evaluated if operation is still poor. Individual cylinder misfiring can be due to a faulty fuel injector, too little cylinder compression due...
Pick up truck
Hi Stephen. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, we don't have enough data from you to really help. If you could make a video, showing us how your clutch pedal is working, post it on Youtube.com and send another question,...
What is the right way to install the rear main seal?
Hi Justin. Thanks for contacting us today. If you are replacing the rear seal, you really should purchase a service and repair manual for your Ford F-150, as following each step in the right order is crucial to ensure a...
Ford 2001 F-150 stick will only shift when off but when turned on then it’ll stay in neutral but won’t shift into any gear
It sounds like you may have a throwout bearing that is hanging up. When the car is not running, nothing within the transmission is spinning, thus it is possible to put the car in gear. With the engine running, there...
Air Filter noise and Check Engine Light
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
I have a 1998 ford f150 and will not crank over.
With a fully charged battery in good condition, and the immobilizer (security) system off - check to be sure the immobilizer is not activated - if the starter motor does not operate at that point, there are only two possibilities:...
When I accelerate it stutters and when I break it shakes till my truck get a little warm it less worse
There are a number of things that may cause the vehicle to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially...

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