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Heater blower is only working on full, what can I do to resolve problem?
Submitted: 17/02/2017 11:29:54 | ID: 138990
Hi I have a 2008 Transit 110 t300m fwd the problem i have is when you first start it up the engine light and battery light stay on the accelerator does not work until all of a sudden the revs pick up and then both the lights go out and then the accelerator works can you help
Submitted: 12/02/2017 06:47:11 | ID: 138903
my tipper went up a short way then stopped suddenly and will not go up or down
If the tipper rose on its own then it sounds like the valve which controls the ram is faulty and has now stuck so the ram won't come back down. Warning: if you are going to disconnect the ram or any of the hydraulic control system make sure that the body is supported with strong timbers. Hugh from City of Glasgow
Submitted: 08/02/2017 19:15:51 | ID: 138805
Hi ive been getting fumes in the cab when the heater is on,took it to a garage and had the baffle connector between the turbo and the intercooler replaced by as it was cracked but im still getting fumes?? Is it the egr valve as ive been told by the garage?? As this part is £285 plus the fitting i would like a second opinion can anyone help please...
Submitted: 02/02/2017 15:44:08 | ID: 138614
My van drives nice until you come to a hill and you put your foot down a bit cuts out haveit cut out have to start it up again
Check temp when it happens if it's up it's a new water pump had the same problem Don from Lancashire
Submitted: 24/01/2017 11:27:17 | ID: 138370
my brake wear indicator warning light lihgt in coming on intermittently.does anyone know whats causing this please
Submitted: 23/01/2017 13:59:23 | ID: 138344
I have a 2010 T350 FWD. the problem is that when I accelerate the Van engine seems to stutter and skip which in turn makes to van judder . it also has a restrictor built in set at 69mph and it constantly happens when driving at this speed. it also seems to get worse in damp or wet environments. hope someone can help.
Submitted: 20/01/2017 11:37:41 | ID: 138264
Hi , my 06 t350 has a problem with the headlights , only full beam works but bulbs are fine so are the engine compartment relays and fuses there also appears to be no fault with the paddle or rotary switch . It maybe coincidental , but the reversing lights have also failed , could this be a bad earth , if so , where are the likely places to find them or do you have any other suggestions , Thank you in advance Andrew
dipped beam relay gone at back of glovebox £4.00 from motor factors £30.00 from ford simon bounds from Herefordshire
Submitted: 20/01/2017 08:23:44 | ID: 138259
Jtoday went to start van and had a little struggle after a min it started. As was driving engine was making a rattling noise, then all of a sudden it felt as was Gna cut out and had a burst of think grey/white smoke I made it home about a mile after. When I nw start the van it throws out thick white/grey smoke an over revs on its own and still runs for 30 seconds after took key out.THE VAN IS A SWB TRANSIT DI DURATEC
Submitted: 22/11/2016 16:07:43 | ID: 136875
please can any one tell me where the e.g.r vacuum regulator solenoid is located on a 2010 ford transit t330 140 hp
Submitted: 15/11/2016 11:24:15 | ID: 136709
Started driving and engine made a banging noise then let out a cloud of smoke then stopped working smelt like electrical fire all dashboard lights stayed on even with key out any idea what it could be
Submitted: 08/11/2016 19:24:08 | ID: 136568
my desal pump is going would it make engin nuck
Submitted: 27/10/2016 21:40:32 | ID: 136299
hi ive recently been having problems with my ford..my headlights, horn and cigarette lighter arent working ive changed fuses bulbs ect but still no luck. i also have to take the lead off the battery every evening as it drains very quickly please could someone help. thank you in advance. jim
Submitted: 16/10/2016 18:04:43 | ID: 135999
driving along today and my transit just stopped,,fuel gauge read half a tank but i put a can full in just incase,,now it wont start,,one minute it sounds like its trying to fire up then it just clicks,,,as far as motors go im totally clueless,,,any help is greatly appreciated
Submitted: 15/10/2016 14:41:18 | ID: 135967
i have just come to start my van and nothing is happening, although it was fine yesterday, it will not turn over,.The battery is 8 months old and I had a fuel pump fitted 4 years ago. What can the problem be
Submitted: 02/10/2016 15:25:54 | ID: 135662
after having a new engine fit i have no ignition lights at all and it wont start
Submitted: 22/09/2016 17:58:36 | ID: 135380
My van won't start but will start using easy start but will not continue to run fuel seems to be getting through as I released one of the injected pipes and diesel squished out It has been standing for a while ant ideas Cheers keith
Submitted: 19/09/2016 20:28:17 | ID: 135301
main lights lights not working I have side lights and full beam
Submitted: 17/09/2016 23:12:38 | ID: 135250
When I turn my lights on I get a constant tone sound? My door is shut :) it's not a loud tone as that.
Submitted: 12/09/2016 20:47:54 | ID: 135130
can anyone help me I have a ford transit mk7 its developed a fault is lacking power at low revs whilst under load also the van decides to stalls at most juctions, ive changed fuel filter and air filter, I had it to a garge and found no faults, anyone have any ideas
Submitted: 04/09/2016 14:10:08 | ID: 134912
hi my 2008 transit swb mark 7 has developed a fault,while ticking over,it suddenly revs on its own,for a short while before returning to normal as this can happen at traffic lights it is quite a worry.any suggestions please,the van has done about 150,000 miles.thank you chris.
Possibly the I,n,v valve in the fuel rail brian from Essex
Check idle valve first, then all other electrical connections on the various sensors. I had this with a KA where the water temp sensor connection was intermittent. Paul from Cambridgeshire
Submitted: 30/08/2016 21:42:30 | ID: 134773
hello there o wise ones - the van starts beautifully but when I try to turn off the motor I have to switch the key to the on position again - then the motor stops have replaced the key and barrel also the ignition switch - now am perplexed - any ideas cheers John
Submitted: 30/08/2016 11:31:41 | ID: 134758
How to replace faulty sender unit
More info needed R Evans from Caerphilly
Submitted: 25/08/2016 19:19:26 | ID: 134647
I have just brought a 54 plate lwb transit but bloke I brought it off said it had been sat up 4 the last month cos of personal reasons but the problem I got is when I push the clutch down 4 example at junction foot on clutch and its in 1st gear or neutral ect when I go 2 change gear or put it in gear the gear stick won't go in gear or if in gear I can't get it out of gear so every time I stop I have 2 take it out of gear release the clutch and put foot back down and it's fine but it's a pain so was wondering if anybody knew y when I hold clutch down the gear stick locks up? Thanks in advance and I have tried explain it best I can :)
Submitted: 11/08/2016 07:38:38 | ID: 134274
hi, i have a 2008 ford transit 140bhp t260s trend, and my problem is that when i get in it it starts and runs fine, but as soon as i pull up at a junction or have to stop it cuts out, and sometimes takes 2 or 3 times to start again, then as soon as i stop or slow down it stops, but whilst running it runs fine, and pulls like a train, any ideas????
Submitted: 11/08/2016 07:18:20 | ID: 134272
Hello. I have a ford transit 2010 mk7 soft ice cream van. I have been having a ticking noise on idle only, I took it to ford garage and came out with a code p215a which means PTO power take off switch open circuit ,they said that they have never had that problem before, they update on the latest computer but still the same. It seems that no one find a solution to this as ther are quite a few on Internet with same problem as me, especially when your garage doesn't even no what's wrong. The pump has been calibrated, injectors are fine, but still the same. The van is in no loss of power dosent fluctuates, runs perfect but has that horrible of knocking ticking noise as the old Diesel engines. Any ideas . Thanks Mark
Submitted: 08/08/2016 00:32:27 | ID: 134187
Hi every time I put my engine on I can't get my gears in but soon as I turn engine off I can get it into gear
Submitted: 20/07/2016 21:17:04 | ID: 133687
Were is fuel reset switch
Submitted: 16/07/2016 08:21:10 | ID: 133565
I am looking for some help to solve the problem with my 17 seat minibus it drive great but when I turn left there is a banning sound please help
Submitted: 13/07/2016 22:27:05 | ID: 133507
I have a banning sound when ever I turn left on my ford transit 17 seat
Submitted: 13/07/2016 22:23:00 | ID: 133506
2005 Transit Van diesel auto gear change - What causes the earth between engine and body to be inadequate to start the engine?
Submitted: 13/07/2016 14:23:27 | ID: 133490
hi occasionally when i start my van it revs to max for couple seconds then dies down to normal any ideas
Submitted: 03/07/2016 09:27:54 | ID: 133210
why doesn't the steering column multi function switch work, all fuses ok
Submitted: 01/07/2016 12:52:11 | ID: 133165
my van starts first time every time .the problem is if I travel approx. 40 miles the management light comes on and we slow down and stop ,let her settle and off we go again for up to 12 miles this then repeats itself. the speedo thinks that it is a rev counter , it flickers on tick over put foot on axcelerator pedal and needle will go up. pump filter tank lights all fine . earth wires checked ,this is a converted van to a campervan all the old wiring has been replaced with new I was hope to sell the van but I cannot sell in this state its not fair , I have spent a lot of time and money on the old girl and when she drive she sings like a bird .is there any body out there that can give me a little hope thanks keith tarry forest of dean glos
Submitted: 01/07/2016 09:20:30 | ID: 133159
does a 1994 petrol minibus have to have a cat and lambda sensor
Submitted: 10/06/2016 23:32:49 | ID: 132546
I have a 1998 ford vg transit Swb 2.5 fuel injected diesel with a ford A4LD auto gearbox it doesn't change into 4th gear 1 2 & 3 Rd gears are fine.Could you tell me which adjuster adjusts 4 gear please Is it the front or the centre adjuster.Maybe if I turn the adjuster out 3 turns from full in resistance instead of 2.5 as the manual says Perhaps that will do it thank you Dave
Submitted: 03/06/2016 04:28:54 | ID: 132316
what can i do . it is not surpling diesel to the injector
Sounds to me like you need to replace the inhabited swirl pot unit which is situated behind the 3rd injector and needs de greasing to allow the nipple to penetrate the decoder . That way it'll start slurping in the catch tank and feed through into the guzzler. Straight talkin Shaun from Essex
Submitted: 29/05/2016 21:43:32 | ID: 132151
MY FORD TRANSIT MOTORHOME 1995 2.4 DIESEL - STARTS AND RUNS FINE PLENTY POWER - THEN I STOP SOMEWHERE START UP AND THERE IS NO POWER - STOP AGAIN AND IF LUCKY GET POWER BACK IF NOT CAN TRY LONG ENOUGH FOR IT TO GO BACK TO NORMAL HELP !
Submitted: 16/05/2016 19:04:52 | ID: 131593
hi my ford transit mkt 2.2 tdci 59 plate it starts no problems ,drives for at least 15 mile then loses power and cuts out its ? its done it twice now ! it will start again after a short time ! what could it be !
Submitted: 10/05/2016 16:48:44 | ID: 131388
When I stop at a traffic light, put the gear in neutral let the clutch out the motor sometimes stops. What do I do to prevent this?
Submitted: 06/05/2016 01:33:55 | ID: 131206
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