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Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 09-11-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By varminthunter243
and everybody needs some of that

and everybody needs some of that
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 09-10-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 344
Posted By varminthunter243
I agree. did the same thing to a friends truck...

I agree. did the same thing to a friends truck when he made the same change. gotta watch the valve guides on a used motor. just a little heads up. might be good to get em looked at before you have...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 09-10-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By varminthunter243
I used to tow all the time with my 78. had...

I used to tow all the time with my 78. had plenty of power and was great getting back into the hills where a pickup with a trailer would have been a real issue. but I agree with everyone else with...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-10-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 411
Posted By varminthunter243
coulda lead to some MAJOR issues there bud. you...

coulda lead to some MAJOR issues there bud. you got away with one. oil is the lifeblood in a HEUI motor. learned that the hard way on my 6.0.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-10-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By varminthunter243
ok, I appreciate it rich. my truck has the same...

ok, I appreciate it rich. my truck has the same white smoke yours did in the video. sometimes it's a no start too. but the fuel in my coolant has persuaded me that it's time to swap the cups. I'm...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-09-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By varminthunter243
injector cup help

going to be changing the injector cups in the truck in the next couple weeks or so. never done it and I'm looking for tips and tricks to help, or whether it's something better left to experienced...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
can't really say i can see fuel in the degas...

can't really say i can see fuel in the degas bottle but it's definitely got fuel in it. i'm gonna have it diagnosed by a shop sometime this week. and no the dealership wasn't open yesterday so...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-06-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
so today, i found the o ring on the line to the...

so today, i found the o ring on the line to the fuel bowl was torn to shreds so i replaced that. got the truck started but still had trouble. now the coolant in the de-gas bottle smells like fuel. ...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-06-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
i'm gonna check that valve here in a minute. ...

i'm gonna check that valve here in a minute. that would be awesome if that was all it was. i've heard suggestions to check everything from clogged fuel filter to a melted piston. knowing that you...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-03-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
checked the filters but completely spaced the...

checked the filters but completely spaced the hutch and harpoon mods. talked to a ford tech who said the greenish stuff in my fuel is algae. not happy about hearing that at all. he recommended an...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-02-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
no I just have a simple code reader that a friend...

no I just have a simple code reader that a friend lent me. he says it'll do some things like buzz tests and things like that but I'm not familiar with how to do them. trying to get ahold of a...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-01-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
connectors are tight. EBPV unplugged gives same...

connectors are tight. EBPV unplugged gives same result. smoke is still there while it cranks. what would a bad hpop cause?? It hurts to even ask that question but i'm getting desperate. thinking...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-30-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
a buddy also told me about some little wedges...

a buddy also told me about some little wedges that ford sent out that to under the connectors going into the valve covers. you have any experience on those??
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-29-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
so the truck quit on me again this morning and...

so the truck quit on me again this morning and wouldn't start at all. got back from work and it'll start but runs pretty bad and blows alot of white smoke. cam sensor has been changed. a buddy...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-27-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 602
Posted By varminthunter243
quick update, truck has been running great the...

quick update, truck has been running great the last 2 days. I really really don't like intermittent problems haha I have the CPS in the truck so if it gives me any more trouble i'll change that out...
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