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Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Today, 02:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By BryanStein
2003 does not have the same failure prone dummy...

2003 does not have the same failure prone dummy plugs, stand pipes, or stc fitting. Instead, it has the weaker hpop.
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Today, 02:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 951
Posted By BryanStein
That might work, ..... If you installed a new...

That might work, ..... If you installed a new head bolt. Those bolts get stretched a lot when torqued. Reusing will very likly be a problem. The problem is, even with a new bolt,it hasn't been...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Yesterday, 08:36 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,096
Posted By BryanStein
Thanks, Mark. I forgot about the fact that once...

Thanks, Mark. I forgot about the fact that once you get it up to temperature and release the pressure, good HGs should not build pressure again. I'm sure it will build a little pressure again, but...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-24-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 484
Posted By BryanStein
Congrats on the purchase. Don't worry about...

Congrats on the purchase. Don't worry about having head bolts and not studs. At 150kmiles, if don't be a problem unless you chip it.
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-24-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,096
Posted By BryanStein
I don't trust those exhaust gas kits. What if...

I don't trust those exhaust gas kits. What if the show a positive and it is only residual from a blown egr cooler? I don't know if that's possible, but I wouldn't trust it for a $3500 gamble.

If...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-24-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 2,169
Posted By BryanStein
To filter my coolant, I bummed the wife's...

To filter my coolant, I bummed the wife's collander. I set it over a clean 5 gallon bucket and put a paper towel in the collander. It filters pretty fast. Then I pour through a funnel into a...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-24-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 484
Posted By BryanStein
I'm UA twice over. Diesel 1. Lasts much...

I'm UA twice over.

Diesel

1. Lasts much longer. At least 2x
2. Torque
3. In a Ford, the 5.4 is just not enough and I haven't heard good things about it. The v10 is the sand engine with two...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 2,169
Posted By BryanStein
When you do the thermostat, you know to can and...

When you do the thermostat, you know to can and refuse the coolant. You won't get more than three gallons from the radiator drain anyway.

I always drain and reuse but I filter what I drain first....
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 484
Posted By BryanStein
I hate that you have a house divided. Some fans...

I hate that you have a house divided. Some fans of both schools lose their reason as the end of the season approaches. What city you in?
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 513
Posted By BryanStein
Yeah, the real problem with those exhaust...

Yeah, the real problem with those exhaust manifold bolts is holding the bolt as you turn the nut. I went through the passenger side fender well on that side. Any pointers would be appreciated.
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 551
Posted By BryanStein
4x4, club cab, stnd tires / highway mileage...

4x4, club cab, stnd tires / highway mileage reported.

80 mph 15.5 mpg
70 mph 17 mpg
60 mph 20 mpg
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 513
Posted By BryanStein
By the way, what town are you in? You mentioned...

By the way, what town are you in? You mentioned rain expected today, and we have some rain in the deep south today.
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 513
Posted By BryanStein
I also used high temp anti-sieze on the exterior...

I also used high temp anti-sieze on the exterior of the ypipe connection. I told you I was paranoid.

As Eric said, there's more than one way to do it, but for someone that will do it maybe three...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 551
Posted By BryanStein
Thanks. I knew that but keep forgetting because...

Thanks. I knew that but keep forgetting because I have an 04.
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 11-23-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By BryanStein
Third on keeping the torqueshift virgin. ...

Third on keeping the torqueshift virgin.

It's a great tranny, no need to risk changing a great transmission.
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