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James, Ford Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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2004 6 liter excursion runs but seems wee during

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2004 6 liter excursion runs but seems wee during acceleration and has little power going up hills
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: Yes, new and pulled the tank and replace the suction assembly
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2004 limited
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Found some debris in the tank. Cleaned it out and pulled the lift pump and cleaned it out as well. Same symptoms
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Eve valve has a little carbon but not bad at all. Is there a possibility the solenoid on the eye is bad?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.
Hello, do you have a way to test for codes?
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.
Do you know if the vehicle is an early or late build
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No. The other day we had a scanner and it coding improper egr flow
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.
If the egr is stuck open even the slightest it can cause a loss of power but not run rough.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Door panel say mfg 08/03
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.
Ok so it will be an early build. Can you remove the EGR and inspect?