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September 29, 2020 Engine Knocking Sound: What Does it Mean?You may notice that the noise becomes more frequent when engine speed is increased, especially if the sound is due to a failed bearing.
What Does a Knocking Noise in the Engine Mean?
September 03, 2020 P0133 Code: Oxygen Sensor Circuit Slow Response (Bank 1, Sensor 2)Although the downstream oxygen sensor’s signal does not switch back and forth rapidly like the upstream does, it does change to some degree. A problem arises whenever the PCM does not receive signals from the bank 1 sensor 2 oxygen sensor quickly or frequently enough for the vehicle to run October 14, 2020 P0088 Code: Fuel Rail / System Pressure – Too HighThe PCM monitors the fuel pressure and makes adjustments as necessary to maintain the desired fuel pressure and keep the engine running. If the PCM detects that the fuel pressure may be too high, it will log code P0088. This code is commonly found in diesel-powered vehicles that have common October 13, 2020 Ford Focus Reliability and Common ProblemsCompared by model year, CarComplaints.com identified the 2000-2003 and 20012-2014 model years as the most troublesome for the Ford Focus. Other model years proved much more reliable. Improvements finally showed in the 2015 Focus and the 2018-2019 Focuses received fewer complaints.
Top Ford August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make