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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 »

Troubleshooting Alternator / Voltage Reg

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October 2, 2016, 5:02 pm

Alternator is not charging battery. Connections and cables are all good, no voltage drops. Battery holds a charge, checked under load and is fine. This one has separate alternator and regulato... Read more »

Alternator or regulator?


October 2, 2016, 5:19 am

The charging circuit on the 97 Aerostar finally failed completely. The current had been cycling when running and headlights were on, but was too intermittent to get it checked out. I drove it... Read more »

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Town Car 2003 Cartier Power Trunk Problem rating: 5

Hello All, I am having a problem with my Town Car. It's a 2003 Lincoln Town Car. With my keyless entry pod, when I press to unlock/lock the doors, everything works fine. But, when I click my pod to ... Read more »

'92 ford tempo? Help me!!! rating: 5

Okay well i just bought a ford tempo for cheap! 900$ the body is in great shape the inside is too but when i drive when i slow down it shakes so bad it feels like my car is going to fallapart we had ... Read more »

Ford Fusion Canister purge valve recall rating: 5

For anyone who has had it done, how long did the recall take? I have an appointment to have it done in a week or so. Carl Read more »

1961 Ford Falcon Steering Column rating: 5

I need a steering column for a three speed 1961 Ford Falcon 2-door station wagon. Help. It's for my son, cause something in his broke over the weekend. You can also call me at home, 707-942-4767. I l... Read more »

Grand Marquis 97 slow acceleration rating: 5

When at full stop it used to pick up speed fine. Couple of weeks ago It had to be jump started. The guy raved up the engine real hard after that. After that the car almost dies when I accelerate it f... Read more »

Re: i hate ford, it's really bad car! rating: 5

Yea but I just cant quit buying them ;0) Read more »

Increase Taurus High Altitude Performance ? rating: 5

I'll be moving to Denver soon. I know the 5000 foot elevation really reduces engine performance. Is there anything that can be done to improve Taurus engine performance in this environment? Thanks,... Read more »

97 Ford Aspire E.G.R Valve Control rating: 5

Anybody know where can I find this thing....the mechanic said it's for solenoid. The check engine light turns on for this reason. Read more »

Aerostar Head Gasket Replacement rating: 5

Any way to remove enough of the body so that the a head gasket can be replaced without pulling the engine out thru underneath? Probably not - just wondering.... Read more »

Helm Manuals rating: 5

Hi, I just bought a 2003 Ford Windstar. I would like to buy a factory service manual for it. Here are some of my choices from helminc.com. Does anyone know which of the following would be the right c... Read more »

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