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#11676240 - 06/19/16 11:54 AM 2002 5.4 Ford
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Registered: 10/31/04
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What's considered a full tune up on these things?
Plugs
Fuel filter
Clean the throttle body
Whatelse?
I'd like to get one done to mine because it's time...
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#11676293 - 06/19/16 12:29 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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add an air filter, oil change and oil filter. If the coolant has not been changed in the last several years I would flush the system and put new coolant in it...

also have the water pump checked if it has never been replaced


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#11676303 - 06/19/16 12:38 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: bronco71]
Mike Keenan Online   content
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I have a cold air intake... So wash that... I don't know the history on the truck, I've owned it for 2 years. It has 140,000 miles on it. So I'm thinking a major tune up to prevent any issues. Do these trucks have coil packs or plug wires? Yes I'd like to flush the coolant and I know the transmission was rebuilt 2 years ago. I'm sure maybe a service is due as well...
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#11676313 - 06/19/16 12:45 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Loc: Garland, TX
Clean the intake where the egr ports are with a pipe cleaner, clean the maf sensor, new cop boots lube with dielectric grease, replace the rubber elbow for the pcv tube on the back of the intake. Also if you haven't already replace the idle control valve this would be a good time. As well as the pcv and air filter. Torque the plugs to 32ftlbs very important.
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#11676325 - 06/19/16 12:53 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Loc: Garland, TX
Oh forgot, since you have to remove the throttle body elbow to get to the egr ports clean the elbow too. I always replaced the cops because I could get a set of of eBay relatively inexpensive. If you have the transmission serviced have the differential serviced too.

Cops are coil on plugs


Edited by 2015fordnut (06/19/16 12:55 PM)
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#11676428 - 06/19/16 01:56 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: 2015fordnut]
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Any places in the area that are honest and not screw me?
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#11676754 - 06/19/16 06:06 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Registered: 06/24/09
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Loc: Garland, TX
Don't know the Sanger Area, but there is a shop here in Garland that's been family operated for over 60 years that I trust.


Edited by 2015fordnut (06/19/16 06:07 PM)
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#11677278 - 06/19/16 11:45 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: 2015fordnut]
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What's the name of it? I will look it up
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#11677391 - 06/20/16 07:00 AM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Loc: Garland, TX
Davis & Sons Automotive
520 North First St.
Garland TX. 75040
972-276-0608
Jody Davis

Tell him Steve Roloff referred you.
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#11677657 - 06/20/16 09:25 AM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
redchevy Offline
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I would drop pan on the trans change filter and refil, oil change, new belt/belts, check rear dif to make sure its full, clean/new air filter, run a can of sea foam through it and after you run the sea foam change the plugs. Take the battery out clean terminals and charge it.

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#11680940 - 06/21/16 07:03 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: redchevy]
Mike Keenan Online   content
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Registered: 10/31/04
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Loc: San Diego, Ca/ Sanger, Tx
I forgot about the belt, clean battery terminals, drain transmission pan and swap filter etc...
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#11724333 - 07/15/16 11:01 AM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Registered: 03/09/16
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Loc: garland
thought you just wanted tune. LOL, All good suggestions above, sure flush n fill rad. save a rad. change, TX summer is a @#%$*& ch. Also the serptine belt if orig. changed mine at 160k. Have 271k on mine,drove to Colo. last sept. hunting. at 258k. no prob.lucky? keep oil changed, good luck, down the road.

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#11739400 - 07/24/16 11:52 AM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Lazy Ike]
Mike Keenan Online   content
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Registered: 10/31/04
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Pretty much just a tune up... Plugs, fuel filter, flush fill radiator, change the belt, if there's coil packs change those... I'd like to keep it right around or less than $800.00 if possible? If money allows maybe flush the transmission, that has roughly 30,000 miles on it.
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#11739482 - 07/24/16 12:50 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Make sure you use a transmission shop to service your transmission. I get a lot of work because of the people that work at the quick lube places. If you are ever around the Mansfield area, we can service it for you.
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#11740067 - 07/24/16 07:24 PM Re: 2002 5.4 Ford [Re: Mike Keenan]
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Originally Posted By: Mike Keenan
Pretty much just a tune up... Plugs, fuel filter, flush fill radiator, change the belt, if there's coil packs change those... I'd like to keep it right around or less than $800.00 if possible? If money allows maybe flush the transmission, that has roughly 30,000 miles on it.
not a fan of flushes. I just do a drop pan clean, change filter or clean screen, and fill.

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