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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-07-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,140
Posted By 89ford73
I got it under control now. Put a restriction in...

I got it under control now. Put a restriction in the suction line, also an evap temp switch, cuz it now gets too cold, 31-32 at the vents, cant wait till summer. High side never gets over 250 on...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-07-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 14,183
Posted By 89ford73
Does your truck have valves behind the...

Does your truck have valves behind the compressor? You can close off the suction valve 3/4 or so and that will do the trick
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-07-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 14,183
Posted By 89ford73
Your low side should be 60-70 psi. Use the...

Your low side should be 60-70 psi. Use the smallest oriface possible. The variable one doesnt work as well with propane. I had to figure out the hard way. What you need is restriction in the suction...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-07-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 14,183
Posted By 89ford73
Need a restriction in your suction line to keep...

Need a restriction in your suction line to keep your low pressure up and highressure lower I used vicegrips to pinch the hose off lol but is very cold now. 32 at the vents, I have my thermometer set...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 06-16-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,411
Posted By 89ford73
The fluid level was perfect and beautiful. The...

The fluid level was perfect and beautiful. The filter was all the way in where it is supposed to be. All the bolts were proper torque no stripped or loose or too tight, the wires were all hooked up...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 06-16-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,411
Posted By 89ford73
4r100 loud bang then nothing

No warning signs just driving down the road it shifted _2_3 and as it was going into overdrive I heard a loud bang and then nothing no foreward no reverse it wont even try move .. I took the...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 01-28-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,177
Posted By 89ford73
Awesome writeup! I tried to put all the little...

Awesome writeup! I tried to put all the little connectors back in there but it didnt work.. i cut one off another wiring harness and spliced it all together. Got it running.. but now i cant get the y...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 01-25-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,177
Posted By 89ford73
ficm wiring diagram-pinout

I broke the connector on a 05 truck i am working on.the big connector broke. I was wondering what all these wires go to. I have another plug that i am in the process of resplicing all the wires into...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-10-2011, 12:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,569
Posted By 89ford73
Waaaaaaaahhhh I was so young n dumb back in HS.....

Waaaaaaaahhhh I was so young n dumb back in HS.. LOL I look at some of these posts n think "man I thought I knew it all".... O well. From what I remember I used a WORN OUTass hx35 andmy return oil...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-09-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,569
Posted By 89ford73
The Hx35 will boost 35 pSI in a hurry!! Good luck...

The Hx35 will boost 35 pSI in a hurry!! Good luck getting it to fit under the hood. I thought about putting.it where the ac compressor was. If your ac still works this will not be an option(: You...
Forum: General Diesel Discussion 11-05-2011, 12:10 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 34,062
Posted By 89ford73
6 speed was optional from 99-03. I have seen a...

6 speed was optional from 99-03. I have seen a few new body style 03's with the common rail and 5speed. Ultra rare. But for ease of conversation explaining it to a dodge newbie. I didn't want to get...
Forum: General Diesel Discussion 11-04-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 34,062
Posted By 89ford73
Nv4500 from a 1994-1997 dodge is the best...

Nv4500 from a 1994-1997 dodge is the best transmission to use. You will need overdrive and a 3.55 gear ratio would be the best to use unless you are going to run a 37 or larger tire. Then I would go...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-04-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 870
Posted By 89ford73
I put new bearings and that fixed my backlash...

I put new bearings and that fixed my backlash problems. The posi is nowhere near as tight as I would like it to be. I am going to put more shims in it and see if that does anything.. is it possible...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-02-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 870
Posted By 89ford73
factory rear end posi setup and backlash problems.

i have a 3 spider posi and i put stronger springs in the clutches and added 40,000 to each side. i put it in my truck where a oped diff was and i now have zero backlash. i re used my old ring gear....
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 10-24-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By 89ford73
oil cooler insight needed

I would like to know what is inside of a clogged oil cooler when you take it off? Is it that the coolant has turned to Goo or something hard like concrete? It surely can't just be dirt could it? Does...
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