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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 23821
Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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Some things that I don't want to just start parts

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some things that I don't want to just start parts replacement wasting money
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: I have slight idel fluctuation right now which I know will not get better ?
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2013 transit connect cargo van Wagon ?
JA: Are you fixing your Transit Connect yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I just got a $600 quote to replace FUEL FILTER for 30K service I am attempting Explanation was it was in tank along with fuel pump about 400 for part and couple hundred to install. OWNERS MANUAL Said MY FUEL FILTER LAST FOREVER SCHUCKS, I must be Larry Lunchmeat
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just that I have no money unless and untill I get the work done
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  A. Penland replied 7 months ago.

Can you describe the slight idle fluctuation in more detail please?
I would not believe the dealership that gave you that estimate either. I have a few parts changer mechanics in my dealership that do the same thing and that only gives good technicians a bad name, along with the dealership.