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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty Today, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By MC5C
I just changed my front calipers with Motorcraft....

I just changed my front calipers with Motorcraft. I didn't like that I just got the caliper - the bit with the pistons - and I had to reuse the "bracket" - the bit with the pins and the pad holders....
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Today, 05:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By MC5C
I believe the stock Garrett ring is also...

I believe the stock Garrett ring is also stainless steel. It was not corroded at all in my turbo, the center section and the hot housing were deeply pitted and unusable.

I only have two months on...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-27-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By MC5C
If I was going to do it I would go with true...

If I was going to do it I would go with true variable rate springs. Get me some good ride unloaded and retain load capacity when working hard. For example Ford Super Duty Multi Rate Coil Springs...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-27-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 862
Posted By MC5C
Steelhorse, your comment of needing to do the...

Steelhorse, your comment of needing to do the blue spring update is probably the key. Your FICM is probably not the problem, you may have a low fuel pressure issue. Low fuel pressure combined with...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-27-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 630
Posted By MC5C
Rotomaster NEW Upgraded VNT Turbo 04-07 6.0L Ford...

Rotomaster NEW Upgraded VNT Turbo 04-07 6.0L Ford Powerstroke (http://www.dieselpowerproducts.com/p-11365-rotomaster-new-upgraded-vnt-turbo-04-07-60l-ford-powerstroke.aspx)

They make many OEM...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-27-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 630
Posted By MC5C
You can see from my sig line that I put in a new...

You can see from my sig line that I put in a new Rotomaster turbo. My OEM turbo was heavily corroded, the Rotomaster was $995, brand new, made in Canada, no core charge.

Brian
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 630
Posted By MC5C
Randy, you're almost certainly going to need to...

Randy, you're almost certainly going to need to pull the turbo and see if it just needs cleaning or needs a new turbo. You should have been able to see the boost going high fast just after it...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-26-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 677
Posted By MC5C
General is owned by Continental, out of Germany. ...

General is owned by Continental, out of Germany.

Brian
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-26-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 677
Posted By MC5C
When I had a lot of highway towing to do I chose...

When I had a lot of highway towing to do I chose Michelin LTX M/S2. I had an issue with balance that was solved quite easily by finding a shop with a Hunter machine. They are all season rib type...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-25-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,708
Posted By MC5C
I remember sitting outside a pub in London...

I remember sitting outside a pub in London watching the tow guys clear a lane of cars. Now, granted they were smaller cars than an F350, but they had a flat bed with a crane. All they had to do was...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 09-25-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By MC5C
Read up on the instructions on how far to insert...

Read up on the instructions on how far to insert the tube into the turbo before you install it.

Brian
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-23-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By MC5C
A 3" lift should have drop brackets for the...

A 3" lift should have drop brackets for the radius arms and a drop bracket or adjustable track bar - both of which you have with the 6" lift but that will need to be replaced. If you go to a 2" lift...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-20-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By MC5C
Just that I don`t particularly like rod ends in...

Just that I don`t particularly like rod ends in street suspension, it`s just my opinion. Rod ends all look about exactly the same but they come in dozens of ratings, specifications, teflon lines,...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-20-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By MC5C
My payload is around 2650 lbs. I have no idea...

My payload is around 2650 lbs. I have no idea what my drive-around weight is, I am mostly empty but with a Leer cab height cap that is probably 200 lbs or so.

Brian
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-19-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By MC5C
I have a couple of thoughts on this. One is that...

I have a couple of thoughts on this. One is that the ball joint lasted 11 years and it's the rubber bushing that usually causes a wobble issue anyway. so I wouldn't leap to diss the stock solution. ...
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