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I have a 2003 Ford Windstar with a rather serious problem.


April 8, 2017, 11:23 pm

I was driving home one night and lost steering, first in one front wheel while turning a corner and then the other literally just while finishing parking. I was told the motor carriage frame had br... Read more »

1983 Bronco catalytic converter


February 22, 2017, 11:40 pm

Hello, I have a 1983 Bronco (full size) on which a previous owner modified the exhaust. The PO removed the catalytic converter and installed dual 2.5 OD exhaust piping with glasspack mufflers. T... Read more »

Crankshaft fell out of my 2002 Taurus


January 13, 2017, 1:43 am

I started my 2002 Ford Taurus and drove about 3 blocks, then my crankshaft fell out onto the road. The pistons were still attached to it. Why did this happen? My mechanic said it's gunna cost at ... Read more »

"Ford Confirms 300-Mile Range Electric SUV, F-150 Hyb rid and Mustang ...


January 6, 2017, 9:18 pm

Ford Confirms 300-Mile Range Electric SUV, F-150 Hybrid and Mustang Hybrid – and More http://www.hybridcars.com/ford-confirms-300-mile-range-electric-suv-f-150-hybrid-and-mustang-hybrid/ It... Read more »

2002 Taurus Duratec rear manifold replacemet.


December 31, 2016, 11:50 pm

Anyone here ever have the opportunity or priveledge to change the back bank exhaust manifold/integrated Cat Converter on a 24 valve (dohc Duratec) Ford Taurus??? What all needs to be removed to gai... Read more »

a little rant


December 29, 2016, 3:38 pm

Ok, so as you know, due to my belt squeaking, I decided to not only replace it but the tensioner and idler pulley too. Normally, this wouldn't seem that tough of a job, except...... Since I cou... Read more »

Continental K49220 - Drive Belt Kit will it or won't it fit my '03 Taurus w...


December 22, 2016, 11:52 pm

Just picked up this kit today in the hopes of changing out the tensioner, belt, and pulleys tomorrow. The question is: will it fit? Car is the '03 Taurus wagon, 3.0 OHV. Rockauto says it will;... Read more »

How can I make a 2015 e250 Van ride smoother?


November 19, 2016, 2:32 am

I have a 2015 e250 Van. Converted it for handicap use. It rides very rough/stiff. I threw a few hundred pounds in the back for a smoother ride, but it didn't work. Any suggestions on how to make the ... Read more »

Thunderbird wont start withou priming it but runs fine after that


November 11, 2016, 12:25 pm

It wont start even warmed up unless you prime the carb it does have the throtle botty injection Read more »

Re: American Experience: Tesla


October 20, 2016, 10:18 am

Here's a good free Kindle book about Nicola Tesla https://www.amazon.com/Nikola-Tesla-Imagination-Invented-Century-ebook/dp/B00CATSONE/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1476957401&sr=1-2&keyw... Read more »

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Ford Ka Radio key code entering problem rating: 5

Hi all, I have a Ford Ka car. last week I parked the car up in my garage and never used it for 8 days, but had left the interior light on. so flat battery, I removed and charged the battery, and ente... Read more »

1996 Taurus/Sable water pump replacement rating: 5

My local garage mechanic said that the growling sound coming from the rt front of my 96 Sable S/W 3.0 V6 is the water pump bearing starting to fail. He said that eventually water will begin leaking f... Read more »

Some questions on this carfax report rating: 5

I'm interested in Ford Escort 2002 that's for sale. I've run vin number against carfax database but some of it is beyond my understanding of cars (this is my first purchase) Can any of you guys take ... Read more »

Tempo Horn Relay Location? rating: 5

1992 Ford Tempo GL The horn doesn't function at all. I connected the horns to a battery and only one doesn't work. Bad horn relay? Where is the location of the horn relay? edm.forsale@telus.netX (... Read more »

Which transmission will work? rating: 5

I have a 1993 F150 two wheel drive pickup with 4.9L inline 6 engine and a bad E4OD tranny. I'm trying to buy a remanufactored tranny and am getting conflicting stories about which tranny will fit and... Read more »

2000 Ford Taurus Bad Engine Noise rating: 5

I have a 2000 Ford Taurus 3.0 OHV that is making a strange engine noise when I accelerate. The sound only happens when I aggressively accelerate, at normal acceleration it doesn't seem to make noise.... Read more »

Re: Taurus engine code 'U', is this Vulcan or Duratec Engine? rating: 5

http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Vehicle_Identification_Numbers_%28VIN_codes%29/Ford/VIN_Codes#Engine_codes_for_passenger_cars The U code is the 2 valve 3.0L Vulcan engine Read more »

2001 Mercury Sable Check Engine (EGR) rating: 5

I have a 2001 Sable V-6 (69,000 miles) with a check engine light and had a friend run a diagnostic on it. It came back with 2 codes PO401 & PO402, which is an EGR flow code. My buddy said he checked ... Read more »

Reparing Leak in Tire Side Wall rating: 5

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I have a slow lead in the side wall that came from scraping some kind of sharp object laying by the curb. Looks like a 1/2-inch cut, but jagged. Tire is tubeless radial. Is it possible to patc... Read more »

1998 Ford Windstar P0708 code...What's this mean??? rating: 5

My gf's Windstar is acting up...Well...It never stopped acting up...but anyway... The MIL is on (STILL...After 18 months) and spitting out a P0708: Transmission Range Sensor Circuit High Input code. ... Read more »

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