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Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 09-04-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
Had a thought late last night and if I have the...

Had a thought late last night and if I have the time tonight will build it...

Instead of a C-clamp like press to remove the bushings, I'm going to work on making a mini hydralic press specifically...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
I would not be one to return them, I'm an Oregon...

I would not be one to return them, I'm an Oregon Packrat lol.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
Buy the warranty and return as if it was a rental...

Buy the warranty and return as if it was a rental lol.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By Orpackrat
Easy test, with ignition on, disconnect the wire...

Easy test, with ignition on, disconnect the wire in the IP and reconnect and try to hear it click in operation.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 907
Posted By Orpackrat
You said you replaced the injectors, did you...

You said you replaced the injectors, did you replace the injection pump as well?

New injectors with a higher pressure to crack than older injectors could cause your IP to fail prematurely with the...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By Orpackrat
if the fuel pump is working, next would be to...

if the fuel pump is working, next would be to reconnect the fuel line to the filter, use a 5/8" wrench, loosen the inection lines on top the injectors and crank the engine with accelerator down...
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Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By Orpackrat
Just to verify, have you disconnected the line on...

Just to verify, have you disconnected the line on the fuel filter coming from the pump and cranked the engine to see if fuel is coming out?

If fuel is not coming out, its probably the lift pump,...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
Im tempted to build one, similar to the C-clamp...

Im tempted to build one, similar to the C-clamp design from some steel I have and a large bolt from home depot...

then some oversized 3/4" sockets I have unless Im not lucky enough and end up...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 08-30-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Orpackrat
I have a wvo designs raw power and a simple...

I have a wvo designs raw power and a simple centrifuge, same basic design, a bowl with a curved and open partial lid...

Just got to keep it balenced.

I've been tempted to build a centrifuge...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 08-30-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Orpackrat
I have a wvo designs raw power and a simple...

I have a wvo designs raw power and a simple centrifuge, same basic design, a bowl with a curved and open partial lid...

Just got to keep it balenced.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-30-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
FORD F-250 I BEAM PIVOT REPLCEMENT:...

FORD F-250 I BEAM PIVOT REPLCEMENT: http://youtu.be/evGHZUwnTbo

This video is what saw and I believe I can fabricate a similiar tool to remove the bushing...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-29-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
Just watched a video on replacing the axle pivot...

Just watched a video on replacing the axle pivot bushings, looked at mine and based on some rubber I saw, they probably need to be replaced.

Looks like a fairly easy replacement with the right...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-29-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Orpackrat
Took it into les schwab, they gave free a free...

Took it into les schwab, they gave free a free wheel balence to see if that worked, it didn't.

Took it to a mechanic who test drove it first thing...

Told me I needed a piece of steel on the...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-29-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By Orpackrat
I recently hauled 200 gallons of vegetable oil...

I recently hauled 200 gallons of vegetable oil plus a good 800+lbs of additional weight in my 4dr f350 and it handles the weight well. Slight compression on the rear leafs, good handling, load feels...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-29-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Orpackrat
Been a bit, finally got around to checking up on...

Been a bit, finally got around to checking up on things, especially since I ended up with no power brakes lol...

Got the Vac pump off, no vacuum at all it seemed. Got a new pump, big difference,...
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