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Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-17-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By 99expyTN
Yes. It was definitely the steering gear. Here...

Yes. It was definitely the steering gear. Here is a link to my install writeup (http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1340747-steering-gear-install.html). There is a video at the end that shows the...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-16-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By 99expyTN
I've had the Tachyon plus tuner installed on my...

I've had the Tachyon plus tuner installed on my truck for a couple of months. Here is a link to my writeup (http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1321168-gearboxz-tachyon-tuner.html).

Removal and...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-13-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By 99expyTN
It is nice to have saved the money, but I must...

It is nice to have saved the money, but I must admit there were a couple of times when I was wishing I wasn't so cheap and would have paid the mechanic.
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-12-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By 99expyTN
Steering gear install

The steering on my 08 F250(RWD) has been extremely loose. To turn, you had to turn the steering wheel 90 degrees before the truck would actually begin to turn. I decided it was the steering gear...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-02-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By 99expyTN
Steering Gear

Has anyone replaced the steering gear on their truck? I took it to a mechanic (not the Ford dealer) and he says there is way too much play in the steering gear and wants to replace the steering...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 09-21-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By 99expyTN
Well, maybe I don't need to go exactly by the...

Well, maybe I don't need to go exactly by the procedure. Is it as simple as loosening the locknut and then rotating the meshload screw clockwise to tighten the steering? Do I need to separate the...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 09-18-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By 99expyTN
loose steering

The steering on my 08 F250 (41k miles) is loose. With the wheels straight, I can turn it to the one o'clock position and the eleven o'clock position before the wheels begin to turn. Sometimes I...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 09-17-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By 99expyTN
Ok. Thank you for the clarification. I think...

Ok. Thank you for the clarification. I think I'll do the 1 kohm resistor trick for the time being. Eventually, I'd like to remove the EGR/coolers.

As far as the bungs/no bungs, I've read on...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 09-17-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By 99expyTN
I'm a little confused (not unusual though). I...

I'm a little confused (not unusual though). I have the tachyon plus and GearboxZ told me the tachyon plus disabled the EGR, but the above post says it works as normal unless you remove it or unplug...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 08-26-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By 99expyTN
I use Motorcraft Diesel 15W40.........nothing...

I use Motorcraft Diesel 15W40.........nothing special.
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 08-26-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By 99expyTN
I finally reached 5,000 miles and changed my oil....

I finally reached 5,000 miles and changed my oil. Below is the result from the lab. Out of the 5,000 miles, about 2,000 miles were towing a 7,000# camper. The remaining miles were a mix of highway...
Forum: Expedition & Navigator 06-22-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By 99expyTN
Here is a write-up I did on installing a larger...

Here is a write-up I did on installing a larger transmission cooler on my 99 Expy.

http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1082602-99-expy-transmission-cooler-install.html

Highest temps I usually see...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 06-21-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,379
Posted By 99expyTN
Thanks for the replies. I took the truck for...

Thanks for the replies.

I took the truck for a spin. I could definitely hear the "hissing" sound. Could not really tell a difference in throttle response, but I'm a pretty light driver anyway.
...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 06-21-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,379
Posted By 99expyTN
I got the DPF/DOC out and installed the FloPro...

I got the DPF/DOC out and installed the FloPro pipes. It probably took about 6 hours. An extra set of hands would be helpful and make those go quicker. To my surprise, everything broke free fairly...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 06-20-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,379
Posted By 99expyTN
GearboxZ Tachyon+ tuner

I just received the GearboxZ Tachyon+ tuner and the FloPro DPF/DOC pipes. The Tachyon+ tuner will do the DPF, DOC, and EGR delete. I was mistaken how it works. I thought it was selectable. In...
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