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I have a service engine light on for 2002 Ford F150 reading

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I have a service engine light on for 2002 Ford F150 reading PO171
when googled they a making it that a non-mechanic can easily fix, true?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!

Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

ok a p0171 fault code can be easy to fix at times. what engine do you have in your truck?

Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

most times it is a failed pcv hose in the back of the engine near the throttle body. do you know much about cars and how they work?

Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

here is a video that is most likely your exact problem, let me know if this helps,. Lou P.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UL6yST1aUY

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Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

Hello, i noticed you did see my info, was it helpful? please let me know if you need more info, thanks!

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