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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Thanks Rich, My plan has changed & I'm taking my...

Thanks Rich, My plan has changed & I'm taking my truck to a local shop tomorrow to have the GP's changed out. He's going to check my relay (& more than likely replace it) & retorque my injectors.
...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
I almost missed this...:-X19 I'm at 1100 ft...

I almost missed this...:-X19
I'm at 1100 ft here, so I'm about 1099 ft above where I was living in FL :-X04
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Wait....I thought the big terminal on the left...

Wait....I thought the big terminal on the left (right fender) should always have battery voltage & the right terminal should have no voltage until the key is turned on, then it should have the same...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Wait....I thought the big terminal on the left...

Wait....I thought the big terminal on the left (right fender) should always have battery voltage & the right terminal should have no voltage until the key is turned on, then it should have the same...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 541
Posted By Franko72
Sounds like you tackled it yourself Ron. Glad...

Sounds like you tackled it yourself Ron.
Glad you had no issues.
Keep us updated on his you like the new wheel.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Hmm, I've never heard my relay click. It looks...

Hmm, I've never heard my relay click. It looks pretty old, but the last time I checked it I was getting power across the terminals.
I'll swap out the glow plugs & see what happens. At least the...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-26-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Do you mean the glow plug relay? Mine tested...

Do you mean the glow plug relay?
Mine tested good. I got the same voltage across both terminals.
I plugged the block heater in for roughly 1 1/2 hrs and the truck fired right up.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-25-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
Mine has always given me issues under 50°. So...

Mine has always given me issues under 50°. So there was only a few nights that I really needed to plug in the truck.
It's 66° here right now & it wont fire...Was in the low 50's last night so I'm...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-25-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By Franko72
I kinda figured it may be surge. each truck will...

I kinda figured it may be surge. each truck will sound a little different depending on your intake, filter, ect...
My truck has the same issue. I just take it out of overdrive when it starts...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-25-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,558
Posted By Franko72
It was great, Thanks for asking Rob. Had one...

It was great, Thanks for asking Rob.
Had one blowout on the rear of the truck, but it was patchable & I was on my way.
I fought with some turbo surge that never was an issue on flat Florida roads....
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-24-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By Franko72
Here is the first video I found on youtube. ...

Here is the first video I found on youtube.
Does it sound familiar?
(not sure who these guys are and why they are trying to destroy the turbo)

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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-23-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 846
Posted By Franko72
If you didn't tow I would say BFG All Terrains. ...

If you didn't tow I would say BFG All Terrains.
Great tread...
Way way way too soft to tow heavy with.

Here are my XPS Traction's.
...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-23-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 846
Posted By Franko72
A while back I did some research. I was looking...

A while back I did some research. I was looking for a tough towing tire with an aggressive tread. Living in Fl snow wasn't my concern, but traction was being that I have a 2wd truck.

Check out...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-23-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By Franko72
That's what I was thinking too. I find it...

That's what I was thinking too. I find it difficult to believe an electronic gauge would make a sound like that :-huh

My trucks turbo surge could be mistaken for the sound that you are describing....
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 09-21-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 470
Posted By Franko72
Take an extra CPS with you. Maybe brake pads,...

Take an extra CPS with you. Maybe brake pads, oil & fuel filters, trans filter & some common wear items.
I would flush the power steering with synthetic fluid, change the rear end fluid, trans...
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