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Car blowing hot air
Hi. Symptoms such as these are commonly caused by a failed blend door actuator. The blend door actuator is the component that shifts the system from blowing hot air to cold air, if it fails in the hot position, it...
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My car takes a long time to start
Hi there. From the description you have provided, I don't believe a bad fuel rail sensor could cause the ECM (electronic control module)/PCM (powertrain control module) to set a P0335. The crankshaft position sensor could set the P0335 and cause...
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Reduced engine power
Hello there, Many different faults can cause your 2012 Ford F-250 to not turn on. The most common would be a battery, starter, injection pump, battery cable, ignition switch, or low fuel pressure. With many different caused your vehicle will...
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Tiers are rubbing fender well
Hello there, you have a few different things going on with your 2013 Ford F-350. When you add a lift and significantly larger tires, it changes the geometry of the suspension. In addition, 37 inch tires are much wider than...
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P1292 and P0181 come on when I hit a bump
If these two codes keep coming up together, it sounds like there is probably a spot in the wiring harness that is shorting to ground. P1292 is for an injector and the P0181 is for a fuel temperature sensor, so...
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Brake booster has oil in it. Engine oil.
The vacuum pump was the source of the oil in all probability. Also, check the wastegate vacuum lines for any signs of oil. If there's any question then I'd suggest replacing them too. If you'd like a fresh set...
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Early 6.7Ls..Do they really have Turbo problems?
This is a question that will vary widely depending on who you ask and is often times subject to bias. With that being said, however there are some commonly known problems (as with any new model car or truck) that...
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O2 Sensors
As you may know the oxygen sensors, which are part of your emissions system, read exhaust gases to determine whether or not the appropriate amount of oxygen is present in the exhaust. Based upon this reading, this information is relayed...
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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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Fair price for oil & filter changes
Hi there. The best way to get pricing for an oil change service, and fuel filter replacement is to click those links and request a quote; as we need to gather information from you to determine if you live in...
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What if I don't have the convenience option?
Hi there. You can get a remote that has the options to turn on the heater, seat heater, air conditioning, or defroster. If your remote has the functions but they do not work, then you may have to reprogram the...
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Getting a p138b code - should I just replace the GPCM? I think a nearby lightning strike may be the culprit.
Hi there. If the codes for the engine are coming up with the glow plug control module failure, then check the module to see if there is any wiring burned or broken. If there is nothing wrong with the harness...
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My truck won't shift outof park
Hello. The advance trac / hill descent lights come on when the computer detects an issue with the vehicle's anti lock, traction control system. It may be possible that the computer has detected a serious issue and has locked the...
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A/C blowing out of defrost and vents
The mode door has an actuator that may not be moving the mode door when you are changing position where you want the air to blow. You will need to have the mode door actuator wiring checked and verified it...
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Tow haul feature
The tow haul function is supposed to be used at all times when the vehicle is towing something behind the vehicle or the bed is loaded with a lot of weight. This is so you do not damage the transmission...
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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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Platinum model, does it have daytime running lights and how to turn them on.
You would know if your vehicle has daytime running lights if your headlights were on even if you headlight switch was off and you would see the DRL indicator on in the dash. You do not and cannot turn the...
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Will E85 cause damage to my 2013 Ford F250
Hello. E85 can cause some serious damage to your fuel system, especially to the seals in the system. If you flushed the majority of it out and added fresh diesel then you will more than likely be just fine and...

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