1999-2000 Ford Windstar The battery light is on, but the alternator is charging Has a code P1246

Download Direct-Hit 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8L Test Details Hotline Archive # 124501 Confirmed Fix Vehicle Application: 1999 Ford Windstar 3.8L, Vin 4 2003 Ford Windstar 3.8L 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8L, Vin 4 Customer Concern: The battery light is on, but the alternator is charging. Has a code P1246. Tests/Procedures: 1. Disconnect the alternator and the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Check the Violet (VT) (GENerator MONitor or GENMON) wire from the alternator to pin 20 of the PCM connector and the Red/Pink (RD/PK) (GENerator COMmand or GENCOM) wire from the alternator to pin 45 of the PCM for high resistance, an open, or a short to ground. Repair the wiring as needed. 2. If the wiring checks OK, reconnect the PCM and alternator. Start the engine and monitor the VT wire for a roughly 0-10v square wave signal. The signal will be around 40-50% normally with no loads on the system and minimal charging system output.… Read More

1997 F150 – Ford Expedition Radio Replacement Installation Instructions

Download Parts REQUIRED for the install Description Snap on in dash wire harness ** Please read instructions first Radio dash installation kit 1999 Ford F150/Expedition kit Optional parts for this install None. Remove Factory Radio STEP 1 : The plastic dash panel surrounding the radio must be removed. This dash panel simply unsnaps by pulling. With your hands, grab one corner and pull until the plastic dash panel completely pulls away from the main body of the dash. The Ford radio is snapped into the vehicles dash. With the proper tool, known as Ford radio removal keys, the Ford radio can be pulled forward out of the dash. A clothes hanger can be used instead of actual Ford radio removal keys. Cut the clothes hanger and bend 2 pieces in a ‘U’ shape. For more information on how to remove the radio, see the diagram below. STEP 2 : Pull the radio from the dash.… Read More

2005 Ford Mustang GT Roush Fog Lamp Wiring Harness Installation Instructions

Download 1. SAFETY REQUIREMENTS STOP! READ IMPORTANT SAFETY CAUTIONS AND WARNINGS BEFORE PROCEEDING. IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE Appropriate disassembly, assembly methods and procedures are essential to ensure the personal safety of the individual performing the kit installation. Improper installation due to the failure to correctly follow these instructions could cause personal injury or death. Read each step of the installation manual carefully before starting the actual installation. 1. Always wear safety glasses for eye protection. 2. Place ignition switch in the OFF position. 3. Always apply the parking brake when working on a vehicle. 4. Block the front and rear tire surface to prevent unexpected vehicle movement. 5. Operate the engine only in well-ventilated areas to avoid exposure to carbon monoxide. 6. Do not smoke or use flammable items near or around the fuel system. 7. Use chemicals and cleaners in well-ventilated areas. 8. Batteries produce explosive gases, which can cause personal injury.… Read More

2001 Ford Escort ZX2 Engine – Vibration While Idling

Download 2001 Ford Escort ZX2 L4-2.0L DOHC VIN 3 Engine – Vibration While Idling. ^DRIVEABILITY – IDLE VIBRATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI OR ZETEC ENGINE ONLY ^ENGINE – IDLE VIBRATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI OR ZETEC ENGINE ONLY. FORD: 1997-2002 ESCORT 1998-2003 ESCORT ZX2 MERCURY: 1997-1999 TRACER This article supersedes TSB’s 00-5-9 and 02-21-12. ISSUE This TSB article is being republished to assist in diagnosing idle vibration. ACTION Diagnose and repair idle vibration conditions by referring to the following idle vibration Service Procedures. SERVICE PROCEDURE NOTE THE PROCEDURE CONTAINED IN THIS TSB ARTICLE MAY NOT COMPLETELY ELIMINATE ALL VIBRATION FROM THE VEHICLE. SOME VIBRATION IS INHERENT IN 1-4 ENGINE DESIGNS, SUCH AS THE SPI AND ZETEC 2.0L. THIS PROCEDURE IS DESIGNED TO REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF VIBRATION EXPERIENCED BY THE CUSTOMER. PROCEDURE FOR 2003 ESCORT ZX2 PROCEDURES FOR 1997-2002 ESCORT, ESCORT ZX2 AND TRACER ^DRIVEABILITY – IDLE VIBRATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI OR ZETEC ENGINE ONLY ^ENGINE – IDLE VIBRATION – VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.0L SPI OR ZETEC ENGINE ONLY 1.… Read More

1990 – 1995 Ford Taurus Mercury Sable Radio Replacement Installation Instructions

Download Remove Factory Radio STEP 1 : The Ford radio is snapped into the vehicles dash. With the proper tool, known as Ford radio removal keys, the Ford radio can be pulled forward out of the dash. A clothes hanger can be used instead of actual Ford radio removal keys. Cut the clothes hanger and bend 2 pieces in the shape as shown in the photos above. For more information on how to remove the radio, see the diagram below. STEP 2 : Pull the radio from the dash. Unplug the antenna cable from the rear of the radio. Unplug the 2 wire harness connectors from the rear of the radio. This vehicle may have the Ford Premium Sound System installed in the vehicle. When you pull the Ford radio out of the dash, there may be a square connector plugged into the rear of the Ford radio. If there is a square plug, then your vehicle has amplifiers.… Read More

FORD 429-460 BIG BLOCK ENGINE V8 ENGINE MOUNTS INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Download KIT CONSISTS OF: No. Qty Part No. Description 1. 1 713014-L DRIVER’S SIDE MOUNT 2. 1 713014-R PASSENGER SIDE MOUNT 3. 2 725002 1/2″-13 LOCK WASHERS 4. 2 725003 1/2″-13 FLAT WASHERS 5. 2 725004 1/2″-13 HEX NUTS 6. 1 FMC001 FORD INSTRUCTION MANUAL. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: Due to the extreme torque values of the 460 & 429 Ford V8 engines, it will be mandatory that you install a limit strap or straps to the driver’s side and passenger side engine mount. This limiting strap will prevent the engine from torquing beyond the limits of the rubber vulcanization. The straps should be installed with approximately 1/2″ tension reserve. This will permit the engine to torque up to 1/2″ in the motor mount area without causing any problem to the motor mount itself. Warranty on engine mount separation will be void if the limiting straps are not in place. The replacement of the small Ford V8 and straight 6 cylinder engines have become quite popular in Ford trucks.… Read More

1999 – 2002 Ford F-150 2WD and Ford Expedition Front Big Brake Update

Download Kit Contents Your StopTech Big Brake kit includes the following: 1 pair of ST-40 four-piston calipers, sized specifically for the vehicle 1 set of high-performance street pads (not suitable for track use) 1 pair of 355 X 32mm two-piece rotor assemblies 1 pair of aluminum caliper adapter brackets 2 pair of 7/16-20 self-locking Jet nuts 2 pair of 12mm washers 1 pair of hub assemblies 1 pair of stainless steel brake lines 1 pair of Adel clamps 1 pair of 10mm button-head bolts (for use with the Adel clamps) 1 pair of self-locking nuts (for use with the Adel clamps) 1 pair of banjo bolts 2 pair of copper crush washer s 1 pair of rubber end caps. Tools and Equipment Required Different models and years of vehicle use different-sized fasteners, and every effort has been taken to correctly identify the proper sized tool for each step of the installation.… Read More

COMP Cams® Ford Timing Set Installation Instructions

Download Ford Timing Set Installation Instructions Thank you for choosing COMP Cams® products! We know you have options in valve train component selection and we are proud to be your manufacturer of choice. Please read this instruction sheet carefully before beginning installation, and also take a moment to review the included limited warranty information. Engine Application High Energy Magnum Hi-Tech Ford V6, 144-200 3223 Ford V6, 171 (2600-2800cc) 3236 Ford V8, 255, 289, 302 & Boss 302, 1965-1988 2120 3120 Ford V8, 289-351W & Boss 302, pre 1972 3220 Ford V8, 302-351W, 1972 & up 3230 Ford V8, 352-428, 1964-1974 3208 2108 3108 Ford V8, 351C, 351M, 400M, 1970-1982 3221 2121 3121 Ford V8, 429-460, 1968-1971 3222 2122 3122 Ford V8, 429-460, 1972-1987 2130 3130 Ford V8, 429-460 w/nine keyway crank gear 2134* Ford V8, 351W, 351W H.O., 1969-¹84 2135 3135 Ford V8, 5.0L 302 H.O., 1980-March 21, 1984 2131 3131 Ford V8, 5.0L 302, 351W, March 22, 1984-1992 2138 3138 Notes: * #2120 or #3120 should not be installed on 351W engines as they are designed for 255, 289, 302 or Boss 302 engines.… Read More

1997 Honda Civic Alarms Fitting Wiring Diagram Manual Instructions

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ALARM/SIREN POSITION Position the compact alarms and the sirens in the engine compartment, under the battery support.
CENTRAL UNIT POSITION Position the modular systems and the modules under the dashboard on the drivers side.
POWER SUPPLY + 30: connect to the free faston at position 5 on the front part of the fuse box. – 31: connect with a ring terminal to one of the terminals coming out of the original power supply on the left lateral side, drivers side.
IGNITION WIRE + 15/54: connect to the YELLOW/BLACK wire of the 6 way brown connector of the fuse box.
DIRECTION INDICATORS Connect to the 1,5 mm2 GREEN/BLUE and YELLOW/GREEN wire located in the 20 way green connector at the centre of the fuse box.
CENTRAL DOORS LOCKING See diagram nr. 60 for antithefts of the Bridge serie and diagram nr. 60A for antithefts of the 3100 serie.
IMMOBILISATION POINT Fuel pump Cut the 1,5 mm2 YELLOW/GREEN wire located in the brown connector which works as a support to the grey relay of the fuel pump located to the left of the fuse box.… Read More