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Only running on left side of engine have codes po273 p1277

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only running on left side of engine have codes po273 p1277 and p1275 if you pull connectors off of right side valve covers engine stil runs the same
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Customer: 238000 miles starts hard runs rough an no power only running on the drivers side 4 cylinders
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: checked continuity from injectors to bulk head on drivers side wheel well and pulled codes po273 ,p1277,p1275 and replaced cam position sensor
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Ford Mechanic should know about your Ford?
Customer: was running fine put a belt tensioner and a a c compressor eliminator bearing on it then next day started running rough
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
Hello I Chris and I will assist you.
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
you dont have any p0300 codes?
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
Im going to need specs on your car all i can see is that its a ford.
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
97 f250 7.3 tubo diesel 2wd over 8500 gvw
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
Ok gimme a minute
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
Ok like i thought the first thing you have to do is replace the harness under your valve cover on that side and the valve cover gasket itself.
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
hopefully it didnt take out the IDM. You will know if it still has a miss.
Expert:  CHRIS ZAPANTIS replied 6 months ago.
did i lose you?

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