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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-23-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,604
Posted By Jeff396
Blast from the past! This thread is 9 years old....

Blast from the past! This thread is 9 years old. I ended up doing my fuel pump. Most important part is to rotate the engine so the fuel pump tappit is at its highest position.

Jeff
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-06-2012, 05:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 417
Posted By Jeff396
I've had several occasions where my truck seems...

I've had several occasions where my truck seems to turn over fine but just will not start. In every case I put a charger on the truck for a while and then it started up fine. Unlike any gas vehicle...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-04-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 391
Posted By Jeff396
I'm not sure if mine is normal or not but my...

I'm not sure if mine is normal or not but my tailshaft also has a good bit of play when the extension housing is removed. It's at least 1/4". I also have a little play with the housing installed...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-30-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jeff396
As I said I get 18.5 mpg with my 4x2 crew cab...

As I said I get 18.5 mpg with my 4x2 crew cab long bed truck with stock tires with the 4.10 gears no matter what I do with it when it's unloaded. I'm fine with that around town but this is our trip...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-29-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 364
Posted By Jeff396
I had one that was really tough. I tried...

I had one that was really tough. I tried everything including the vise grip on the pulley to hold it still. It just kept spreading the jaw of the wrench you get to do this job and this has always...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-29-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jeff396
I'd love to swap. Just wished you lived closer...

I'd love to swap. Just wished you lived closer to SC.

Jeff
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-29-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jeff396
When I drive it next I'll get more exact numbers...

When I drive it next I'll get more exact numbers and report back.

Jeff
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-29-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jeff396
I have a '97 crew cab long bed auto with stock...

I have a '97 crew cab long bed auto with stock size tires and the 4:10 gears. I can't remember the exact rpm at what speed but I do spend a lot of time around 2400 or 2500 rpm on the highway at say...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-22-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
I managed to get the radius arm bushings on by...

I managed to get the radius arm bushings on by compressing what I could get on there and letting it sit a bit. I did that a few times with just the outer bushing and the washer and eventually I was...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-19-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
Because nothing can be easy......I got the...

Because nothing can be easy......I got the passenger side radius arm and I-beam off and sure enough the I-beam bushing was beat. I'm sure hoping that's been the cause of my vibration problems!!! My...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-19-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
There really aren't lower control arm bushings on...

There really aren't lower control arm bushings on these trucks so I'm assuming you mean either the radius arm bushing or the I-beam pivot bushing. They look good visually so I guess I need to take...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-18-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
That was where I was heading but then today...

That was where I was heading but then today happened.....somebody please kill me!!!!! So I'm driving along and there's no vibration. I stop to make a left turn and as soon as I go I hear/feel a pop...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-17-2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
If the flex plate is cracked it's not anywhere...

If the flex plate is cracked it's not anywhere that can be seen with the inspection cover off. Of course I have no idea on the flex plate being loose from the crank shaft. I will say that whatever...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-17-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
Spent another day lying under the truck looking...

Spent another day lying under the truck looking for the source of the vibration I've been experiencing. I found that the center yoke that slips over the rear of the front drive shaft must have been...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-07-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Jeff396
Help with my ongoing vibration issue.

Hey all,

I've been struggleing with a vibration in my '97 F350 2wd long bed crew cab with 160k miles for some time now. I'm to the point where I have to get this taken care of but am still...
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