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Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-11-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By jedstamm
Where are those sensors located? The other...

Where are those sensors located? The other reason I don't think it's fuel related is the fact that at the times it won't start I have give it a snort of ether and it won't even hit at all on the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-11-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By jedstamm
If it was the fuel tank selector valve, wouldn't...

If it was the fuel tank selector valve, wouldn't it die when I rev the engine and hold it to around 2000 rpm for several minutes? It only seems to die when I'm driving it which has been on country...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-11-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By jedstamm
Yes, the fuel filter is new. I don't have a...

Yes, the fuel filter is new. I don't have a gauge to measure the fuel pressure, but when I hooked a jumper wire to the high pressure pump it shoots quite a bit of fuel. I have for the most part...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-10-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By jedstamm
Help

About a month or so ago, I acquired a 1988 Ford F150. The engine had been rebuilt less than 10,000 miles ago, but the pickup hadn't ran in just over four years. I cleaned both tanks and put new...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-28-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,677
Posted By jedstamm
What are you guys talking about when you say...

What are you guys talking about when you say gettin rid of the soupbowl?
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-27-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,677
Posted By jedstamm
Turbo it. This will improve your power...

Turbo it. This will improve your power significantly.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-27-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
The pipes are stock, but I removed the muffler...

The pipes are stock, but I removed the muffler and welded in a new straight pipe where the muffler used to be a couple of years ago. Yes, it was rusting out and causing me problems then. However,...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-27-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
Here's what the diesel doctor says about smoke...

Here's what the diesel doctor says about smoke from the 7.3's:

White smoke:
Caused by unburned fuel passing through the engine. Some white smoke is normal on cold start-ups.
Excessive white...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-27-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
My engine is static timed. The timing marks are...

My engine is static timed. The timing marks are all aligned, and yes it does start and idles fine. The problem is when I take it to the road. It's not too bad through the first 3 to 4 gears. It's...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-26-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
Well, after doing some research I see that the...

Well, after doing some research I see that the standard leaf blower only puts out roughly 300-700 cfm. The big walk behind leaf blowers only put out roughly 2000 cfm. If I'm going to make the...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-25-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
It's a 90'. When I say timed, I mean lining up...

It's a 90'. When I say timed, I mean lining up the timing gear. I've never had it to a shop where they actually tilted the IP for is it static timing?
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-25-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
The IP I put on about 20000 miles ago has never...

The IP I put on about 20000 miles ago has never had the fuel turned up, so it should still be factory. Not only am I getting black smoke like it's under a huge load, it doesn't have the power it...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-25-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By jedstamm
I wrecked my pulley when I tried to take it off. ...

I wrecked my pulley when I tried to take it off. However, the new pulley I bought from Ford ended up costing about 1/3 as much as the correct puller would have cost. Hopefully, I don't have to do...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 01-25-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,730
Posted By jedstamm
Getting more air

My 90' IDI spews at times black smoke like it isn't getting enough air. I just put new injectors in it and I replaced the IP not so long ago, so I'm fairly confident it has something to do with not...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 12-24-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,115
Posted By jedstamm
Here's the link. It specifically states it's a...

Here's the link. It specifically states it's a vacuum pump pulley remover for new and older Ford diesels. 7922 OTC Tools & Equipment Ford Diesel Vacuum Pump Pulley Remover Jaws




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