Troubleshooting a Ford 4.9 Engine?

Answer When you don't know exactly what you are looking for, troubleshooting an engine can consume a lot of time. For every knocking sound and symptom affecting overall driving quality, there can be two t... Read More »

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Ford Ranger Engine Troubleshooting?

If you need to troubleshoot a Ford Ranger's engine and you don't know exactly where to start, the on-board diagnostic system can offer a tremendous amount of assistance. The Ranger's diagnostic com... Read More »

1993 Ford Mustang Engine Troubleshooting?

Problems with your Ford Mustang's engine can be diagnosed with attentive driving, a keen sense of smell and acute hearing. You can also pop the hood and explore the engine, but diagnosing an engine... Read More »

Troubleshooting a Check Engine Light on 2000 Ford Focus?

The check engine light on all variants of the 2000 Ford Escort turns on when the vehicle's onboard diagnostics detect an out-of-specification sensor reading. If the light is on but not blinking, th... Read More »

Is the Ford Ranger 2.3-liter engine the same as the engine in the Ford Pinto?

Ford introduced the Pinto engine in 1974. It was used in a variety of vehicles, including the Ford Ranger. Also referred to as the "Lima Engine," because it was produced in Lima, Ohio, it experienc... Read More »