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Forum: 6.2L V8 07-28-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,999
Posted By Flatbed Ed
3.73 gears.........I never use tow/haul unless I...

3.73 gears.........I never use tow/haul unless I will not be going faster than 45 mph. Why? Because if you are going much faster and you hit the brakes hard, the engine goes into super rev mode and...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-28-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,999
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Maybe your truck de-powered itself sensing too...

Maybe your truck de-powered itself sensing too high engine temp.?
Don't know. What I do know is all gas trucks will struggle on certain hills/grades under very specific conditions. I used to have a...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-13-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 417
Posted By Flatbed Ed
May be a loose sparkplug?????? Any codes?

May be a loose sparkplug?????? Any codes?
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-09-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Very nice truck! Love it. Congrats!:)

Very nice truck! Love it. Congrats!:)
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-28-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 569
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Does it ride smoother? It looks nice in the...

Does it ride smoother? It looks nice in the pics. I may get one for my front end. Did you need longer shocks?
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By Flatbed Ed
I'm a hot shot driver, so it is worked hard. I...

I'm a hot shot driver, so it is worked hard. I haul oilfield parts, no towing. A typical load for me can be as little as 200 lbs, up to 8500 lbs. My average load is about 3500 lbs.
It's just...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By Flatbed Ed
No I did a simple drain of the pan course I...

No I did a simple drain of the pan course I remove the pan and everything but next time umm I'll probably do it in about another 50,000 miles from now I won't wait so long
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Yeah well I've had the truck about 2 years now I...

Yeah well I've had the truck about 2 years now I drive about 70,000 miles a year more or less
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By Flatbed Ed
serviced trans.

Did it myself today. Truck has 140,000 so it is due. Not a hard job but it takes several hours to do it right. Removed the pan and found it to be very clean, almost scarey clean. Hardly any...
Forum: 6.2L V8 05-18-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 702
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Just an update. I put 8330 lbs. on the truck the...

Just an update. I put 8330 lbs. on the truck the other day. Did not squat and all was well. :)
Forum: 6.2L V8 04-20-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 702
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Timbrens

Installed some Timbrens(the H.D ones) on my 2012 F-350 chassis cab on the rear a few weeks ago. They were easy to install and work well. $288 from Stengel Bros. They gave me a discounted price...
Forum: 6.2L V8 02-03-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,996
Posted By Flatbed Ed
I only have 108,000 miles. Have you had to do a...

I only have 108,000 miles. Have you had to do a tune-up yet?
New plugs or cops?
Forum: 6.2L V8 02-03-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,174
Posted By Flatbed Ed
I use Mobil 1(EP),(extended performance). It's...

I use Mobil 1(EP),(extended performance). It's supposed to be better than plain old Mobil 1. I use a Motorcraft 820-s oem oil filter.
Get em both from Walmart.
I use my truck commercially and is...
Forum: 6.2L V8 01-24-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,198
Posted By Flatbed Ed
If all it's doing is making a ticking sound, in...

If all it's doing is making a ticking sound, in all likelihood the injector(s), I don't see why you would need a new motor.
My 6.2 has 104,000 miles and ticks at start up but has no other issues at...
Forum: 6.2L V8 12-05-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,347
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Diesels are great until your warranty is expired...

Diesels are great until your warranty is expired and you HAVE to pay out of pocket to fix it. $2500 to $6000 is common to fix a semi-major issue. $7000 to $12000 for a " Houston we have a problem"...
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