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Bank 2 Sensor 1 Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0155 (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

Bank 2 Sensor 1 Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0155 (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

This tutorial will help you test the heater element in the HO2S-21 oxygen sensor on the 2001-2004 3.0 Ford Escape (3.0L Mazda Tribute). Testing the heater element within the O2 sensor is not hard. Best of all, you don't need any expensive...   read more >>

Bank 1 Sensor 1 Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

Bank 1 Sensor 1 Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (2001-2004 3.0L Ford Escape)

As you're probably already aware, a trouble code P0135 points to a problem with the internal heater of the bank 1 sensor 1 oxygen sensor (HO2S-11). In this tutorial I'm going to explain how to test the HO2S-11 oxygen sensor's heater on the...   read more >>

How To Test The Alternator (1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

How To Test The Alternator (1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

The alternator test, to find out if it's defective or not, on the 1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus is not difficult to do. You don't need any fancy or expensive test equipment since you can do the test with a simple multimeter. And the cool thing is...   read more >>

Tune Up And Torque Specifications (1996-1999 3.0L DOHC Ford Taurus)

Tune Up And Torque Specifications (1996-1999 3.0L DOHC Ford Taurus)

The basic tune-up specifications found here apply to the 1996-1999 3.0L DOHC Ford Taurus (1996-1999 3.0L DOHC Mercury Sable). The 3.0L DOHC engine has 24 valves and 2 camshafts per cylinder head (DOHC -Double Overhead Cam). NOTE: You can find...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (1991-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (1991-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

In this tutorial I'll explain how to test the resistance of the fuel injectors on the 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, And 1995 3.0L Ford Taurus (Mercury Sable). The fuel injector resistance test is pretty easy and it's done with a multimeter. Now what...   read more >>

Tune Up And Torque Specifications (1996-1999 3.0L OHV Ford Taurus)

Tune Up And Torque Specifications (1996-1999 3.0L OHV Ford Taurus)

Here you'll find the essential specifications for the 1996-1999 3.0L Ford Taurus (1996-1999 3.0L Mercury Sable). NOTE: The specifications in this web page apply only to the 3.0L OHV V6 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable. These specifications do not...   read more >>

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 >>

Constant Control Relay Module Pinout (1996-1997 3.0L Ford Taurus)

Constant Control Relay Module Pinout (1996-1997 3.0L Ford Taurus)

The CCRM, on the 1996-1997 3.0L Ford Taurus (1996-1997 3.0L Mercury Sable), contains the fuel pump relay, the EEC (PCM) Power relay, the radiator fan motor relay, and the AC compressor relay. You can find this tutorial in Spanish here:...   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 >>

Constant Control Relay Module Pinout (1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

Constant Control Relay Module Pinout (1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus)

The Constant Control Relay Module (CCRM) is the component that activates the fuel pump, the radiator fan motor, the AC compressor and feed 12 Volts to the fuel injection computer on the 1994-1995 3.0L Ford Taurus (1994-1995 3.0L Mercury...   read more >>