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F150 5.4 has code U1262 when it clears it stays off as as

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F150 5.4 has code U1262 when it clears it stays off as long as the truck engine is running. Will run all day and doesn't come back on until I shut off the engine and restart it. Ford has cancelled it several times and it still comes back on. The engine runs fine...everything runs fine.
JA: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?
Customer: 150 thousand km. 5.4 litres
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing, not sure where to look
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Ford Mechanic should know about your Ford?
Customer: is a 2000 duel fuel system...propane/gas
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

There is a technical service bulletin out on that code U1262, "A vehicle equipped with Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) may not start or crank. This may be caused by several different items."

It is a fairly long tsb.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The answer went all around the problem but none of the info was helpful.
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Other ford techs have tried to fix the problem but no success
Expert:  Mike S. replied 4 months ago.

So you are saying that tsb went all around the problem?

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