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Gas tank's fuel pump stops pumping fuel randomly. Both fuel pumps are new, gas tank is clean, and a new fuel filters were installed.
Hello. The first thing to check when you have complete failure of the unit is the power supply. If the wiring going to the pump is loose or has a short somewhere, the power wont be delivered or will be...
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cannot start by key
Hi there. Has the battery been properly tested? Do the combination meter lights come on? Have the battery tested with a digital tester that provides current voltage, cold cranking amps, and state of health. Replace as necessary. Check the fuses/relays...
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I want to know which 5speed Transmissions are compatible with my setup
You need interchange data...try inputting your particulars into www.car-part.com. Also try posting to the Ford Bronco "users groups" on the internet. If you look for a vendor of the rebuild kit for your existing transmission that vendor, if they do...
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Tie rods
The tie rods used on the rear wheel drive version versus the four wheel drive version of the truck are completely different. Insofar as the axle, the cataloging shows a difference in tie rod, depending on whether the axle is...
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I can not hear fuel pumps kick on when I turn key on , I have checked relay, fuse and replaced fuel tank select switch.
Hi there. A plugged fuel filter could cause the fuel pump to work harder and eventually fail. The filter plugged will not prevent the fuel pump from coming on. Turning the key to the on position only, the fuel pump...
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Frozen ac pump
If the a/c compressor pulley does not turn and is seized you will need to see if the inside compressor clutch shaft is seized or the compressor pulley bearing is seized. Sometimes the pulley bearing seizes and ruins the front...
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Truck stalling 1991 Ford F250
Hi there - I suspect you're correct as to this being a fuel system issue. I would flush the tank, replace the fuel filter, fill with fresh fuel, then cycle the fuel pump before attempting to start the engine. You...
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Van won't start it turns I change out fuel pump, coil & got tested on the module
If you are not getting spark from the coil then you will need to test for ignition power on one side of coil and crank signal on the other side. If you have no signal to coil then check the...
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Have to accelerate slowly or dies
Hey there. This problem of stalls on acceleration is most likely caused by the carburetor accelerator pump is not pumping fuel into the engine when the throttle is pressed. This explains the vehicle running great at steady speeds and idles...
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I am not getting any power when I turn the key to the on position. there is no dash lights only check engine lite comes on.
The problem of having erratic electrical issues with this year Bronco they have problems with the ignition switch losing contact. You should check and replace the ignition switch. When the switch is removed you should check linkage rod and electrical...
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Truck bogs down at wot.
Hi there. It appears as if you've checked all the usual suspects that can impact acceleration "bogging" issues except for two the throttle body and fuel injectors. When you're quickly applying throttle to a fuel injected engine, having a clean...
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Fuel gauge is not working and stays on empty.
The false empty reading on your dashboard can be caused by several different components. One of which is the fuel modules themselves. If they both have failed, it is likely do to an electrical power or data connection feeding into...
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My truck stalls out - 1994 Ford F150
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. If the PIP is still coming up, then check the wiring going to the distributor and make sure that all wires are connected correctly. If you have a magnetic pickup, then, when the engine...
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Dies when you step on throttle
The throttle position sensor (TPS) or manifold absolute pressure (MAP) sensor may not be passing the correct signals to the computer in order to give the correct amount of fuel to the engine when you accelerate. You can disconnect the...
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I have a crack in my windshield in the 3" tint area behind the rear view mirror
Unfortunately we do not have access to inspection regulations of all 50 states. The easiest way to find out may be to find a local inspection station, whether state run or independent repair facility that does state inspections. They should...
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All new clutch slipping
Hey Chris. If the clutch is slipping and the components are brand new, it's more likely that it's either not properly adjusted, or the pressure plate is not correctly installed. We have a pretty good article that explains the process...
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Driver door won't open from inside or outside.
Hello. If the door will not open, then the issue may be the latch, but it may also be the linkage that connects the handles to the latch. You will need to access the inside of the door panel to...
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Check engine light on after storage.
Autozone cannot hook a code reader to any vehicle manufactured before 1996 generally because these are not OBD-II equipped vehicles. An experienced technician like one from YourMechanic however is capable of pulling the check engine light fault codes fro the...
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The negative post on battery wont let me connect it. It sparks and smokes unless you disconnect the wire from solenoid going from the battery to the starter.
Hi there. When the battery cable is hooked up and sparks with smoke, the question to ask your self is if the wire is getting hot. If the wire is getting hot, then the starter solenoid has melted the contacts...
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Truck loses power in the middle of driving I changed plugs wires rotor n cap about a month later it started stalling n losing 1988 Ford F150
Hi - first ask would be to check for spark when it stalls. If no spark, check out the coil or ignition module. If you have spark, check fuel pump fuses, fuel pump relay, and fuel pressure to the throttle...

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