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How To Test The TPS -1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus

How To Test The TPS -1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus

The throttle position sensor on the 1994 through 1995 Ford Taurus 3.0 liter Mercury Sable can be easily checked with a multimeter. You don't need a scan tool to find out if it's good or bad. Initiatory I'm going to show you how to do the test...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

A bad or clogged fuel injector can cause a rough idle or a misfire that will light up your check engine light and cause engine performance problems. The good news is that testing the fuel injectors simply involves testing their internal coil...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Pump (1992-2000 3.0L Ford Ranger)

How To Test The Fuel Pump (1992-2000 3.0L Ford Ranger)

Sooner or later, the fuel pump in your 3.0L equipped Ford Ranger (or Mazda B3000) is gonna' fail. And let me tell you that testing it is not hard. In this tutorial I'll explain the 2 methods you can use the test to see if the fuel pump is behind...   read more >>

How To Test Engine Compression (3.0L Ford Escape)

How To Test Engine Compression (3.0L Ford Escape)

In this tutorial, I'll explain how to test the engine compression on the Ford Escape (Mazda Tribute) with a 3.0L 6-cylinder engine. More importantly, I'll explain how to interpret the test results so that you can know whether you have a bad...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Pump (1990-2000 3.0L Ford Taurus)

How To Test The Fuel Pump  (1990-2000 3.0L Ford Taurus)

The fuel pump, in your 3.0L Ford, can be easily tested with an inexpensive fuel pressure test gauge. This is due to the fact that your 3.0L V6 equipped Ford Taurus (Mercury Sable) comes equipped with a Schrader valve and it's to this valve that the...   read more >>

How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (3.0L Ford Escape)

How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (3.0L Ford Escape)

A blown head gasket, on your 3.0L Ford Escape (3.0 Mazda Tribute), isn't that hard to diagnose. It's something that the DIY'er can do very accurately without having to take the vehicle to the repair shop. In this tutorial, I'll show you the 4 tests...   read more >>

How To Test The 3.0L Ford Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)

How To Test The 3.0L Ford  Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)

Troubleshooting and testing the Throttle Position Sensor on your Ford or Mercury with a 3.0L V6 engine can easily be done in three tests and without a Scan Tool. That’s right, no Scan Tool needed for these tests. This article will show how with... read more >> (at: easyautodiagnostics.com)

How To Test The Fuel Pump (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

How To Test The Fuel Pump (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

The fuel pump output can be tested with a fuel pressure gauge. This is due to the fact that the 3.0L Ford Escape comes equipped with a Schrader valve. And it's to this valve that you and I can connect a fuel pressure test gauge to. I'm also...   read more >>

How To Test The 3.0L Ford Escape Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)

How To Test The 3.0L Ford Escape Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)

The Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) on your 3.0L V6 Ford Escape and Mazda Tribute can be easily tested with a Multimeter. No Scan Tool required to troubleshoot and diagnose it and I’ll show you how to do it step by step. Before you jump into the... read more >> (at: easyautodiagnostics.com)

How To Test The TPS With A Multimeter (1995-1998 3.0L Ford Ranger)

How To Test The TPS With A Multimeter (1995-1998 3.0L Ford Ranger)

The throttle position sensor (TPS for short) on your 3.0L Ford Ranger (3.0L Mazda B3000) produces an analog voltage signal as you step on or off the accelerator pedal. This voltage signal can easily be read with a multimeter. In this tutorial I'll...   read more >>