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1988 Ford F250 Custom Reg Cab

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fuel problems
my ford 250 1991 5.8 liter is useing to much fuel i change the spark plug's and wire's plus pour in a can of sea foam in the gas tank it run's strong but still burn.s to much fuel....
Asked by Eugene M October 25, 2014, 8:43 pm 1 reply
Power Steering
My power steering just went out. There is a bad seal (i believe) on the steering gear box. I am not sure where to start.
Asked by Kevin B October 28, 2014, 5:56 pm 0 reply
Why is my window fogging even though my heater and defoger works well
My window fogs up and my heater and my defogger works very well and I can't figure what is going on.
Asked by David M September 11, 2014, 4:03 pm 0 reply
Transmission type
Tow truck ruined my tranny towing in 2nd gear 45 miles. Had it for 50 days. They put a rebuilt tranny in, and clutch slave cylinder, but wont go into gear and clutch pin popped out...
Asked by B S August 5, 2014, 11:51 pm 0 reply
Could the timing be the reason for loss of power?
i have an 88 f250 with a high idle. i had the idle turned down but it was still to high. eventually i had the timing adjusted down and i seem to be having a lack of power
Asked by John H January 1, 2014, 11:47 am 0 reply
Replaced brake lines and and calipers on a 89 ford f250 and bleed them many times.
I replaced some brake line and two front calipers. I have bleed the brakes many times and still have little to no pedal. Ther are no leaks that I could see and the lines are flared...
Asked by Lee W November 9, 2013, 10:21 pm 1 reply
Chipping a 1990 ford with a 2005 engine??
Hey. This this is Zach Nelson. I need to know if I can chip out my truck. I have a ford 1990 f250. I know that normally Vechiles before 1996 (I think) don't have computers, but my ...
Asked by Zach N October 2, 2013, 2:59 pm 1 reply
Why does my Ford F250 pickup die all of a sudden when driving.
I have a 1988 Ford F250 pickup 4x4 which we use to go between our biological field station and town here in Bocas del Toro, Panama. The vehicle starts fine when cold, but will sud...
Asked by Peter L December 10, 2012, 7:12 am 2 replies
WONT START
REPLACED DISTRIBUTOR CAP AND BUTTON AND WIRES DOESNT START ANY MORE STARTED BEFORE CHANGING IT OUT WITH NEW SPARK PLUGS
Asked by DYLAN M November 3, 2012, 8:42 am 1 reply
air feed to cat/ poor fuel eco.
my f250 hd 4x4 est 400000.0 miles speedo no work for 2 1/2 years, ford wanted to re build t case ! at 15000.0 had bad gears on output shaft to rear axle and gear on speedo cable...
Asked by Jim S September 29, 2012, 10:54 pm 3 replies
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