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Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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2012 ford focus P0453 ftp i replace fuel tank and code same

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2012 ford focus P0453 ftp i replace fuel tank and code same
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

you welcome

1- The FTP (fuel tank Pressure sensor) ,spray electrical contact cleaner in the harness connector, shine a flash light make sure no backed out pins are making poor contact.

2- FTP circuit short to voltage ( check all fuse & do a wiggle test o the wiring harness)

3- PCM circuit to ftp

4- check vacuum hose and do a smoke test ,usually a small leak you can see by eye.

5- sometimes we have to update the pcm with latest software ,(done at dealer if all above are checked and sensor been replaced and vacuum lines are good

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