Ford Flex:  Hard Shift Diagnosis

One of the most common automatic transmission problems is shifting hard.  If your Ford Flex has a hard shifting transmission is not only can be uncomfortable to drive, it can be a sign of some serious problems.   Transmission Shifting Hard Diagnosis:  Ford Flex Here is a list of practical things that most people can … Read more

Ford Flex:  Bad ECM → Symptoms + Diagnosis

Your Ford Flex’s ECM (Engine Control Module) is its brain.  Just like a human’s brain, your Flex can’t function without it. It is sometimes referred to as the ECU or PCM.  It’s all the same thing. The ECM controls and directs your entire drivetrain (unless there is a serrate transmission controller). When an ECM starts … Read more

Ford Flex P0353 Diagnosis

P0353 is a generic OBD2 code that indicates that ignition coil “C” has an issue with the primary or secondary wiring circuits.  It has the same meaning for the Ford Flex as it would any other vehicle.  It is typically caused by a bad coil pack or wiring harness issue, although there can be caused … Read more