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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-07-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 86
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Posted By Chris56ford
Darin, I hope that's not the case on the turbo,...

Darin, I hope that's not the case on the turbo, just figured it would be a pretty cheap thing to check and rule out. Mine would only do it at high rpm as well.

I guess I should of said "I hope"...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-07-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,373
Posted By Chris56ford
Thanks for the kind words Phil and JP. I hope it...

Thanks for the kind words Phil and JP. I hope it helps somebody be able to put in their IC with less trouble.

Lol JP, "Great Scott!" that is a relay that the original owner put in. He had a bed...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-06-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,373
Posted By Chris56ford
Yep prob not the best thing to do, I removed my...

Yep prob not the best thing to do, I removed my support brackets after Jim and Travis posted. I have since changed the dimensions on my pipes to minimize rubbing and its working great. I'll try and...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-06-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,373
Posted By Chris56ford
Your welcome. I will try and get some pics of...

Your welcome. I will try and get some pics of the hood latch for you. Some guys just cut the strap and leave it off, which I think would work fine, it doesn't support much I don't think. I just...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-06-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,831
Posted By Chris56ford
Just saw this Darin. That sucks your still...

Just saw this Darin. That sucks your still having problems. I would find it hard to believe that the T500 isn't keeping up with stage 1s since several guys use it with stage 2s and tow heavy,...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-24-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By Chris56ford
You can remove the 3 bolts on the flywheel cover...

You can remove the 3 bolts on the flywheel cover and you can see the flywheel and clutch. If it is the dual mass it will be thicker. The ring gear and clutch surface of the flywheel will move...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
They didn't come from the factory with a 1.0...

They didn't come from the factory with a 1.0 housing. My original stock turbo went out when I was on the road towing. I bought this Borg Warner stock replacement turbo to get me home. I didn't...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
I apologize, I thought there was some confusion...

I apologize, I thought there was some confusion on which wheel was where.

The drive pressures are def higher with the 1.0 housing. And with the sustained high rpms I have when towing, any...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
The billet compressor wheels generally lower...

The billet compressor wheels generally lower drive pressures due to increased boost therefore moving closer to a 1:1 ratio. My compressor wheel did not fail, the failure was the turbine wheel.
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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
Sorry I missed the first portion of your post. I...

Sorry I missed the first portion of your post. I was talking only about the turbine side in the post above with the pics. The turbine wheel was ground down for balance. The compressor wheel was...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
Just to clarify. The turbine wheel is the wheel...

Just to clarify. The turbine wheel is the wheel in the exhaust housing. The compressor wheel is the wheel in the intake side of the turbo.

The chewed up wheel in the last photos I posted is...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
I didn't. But balance wasn't an issue until the...

I didn't. But balance wasn't an issue until the turbine wheel went into pieces. The faulty factory turbine wheel was the cause of all the problems.

Edit. The compressor wheel was not installed or...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
The wheel in the pics that is all chewed up is...

The wheel in the pics that is all chewed up is the exhaust turbine wheel. They are one piece with the shaft and non-replaceable. The turbo was a brand new Borg Warner TP38 about 10k miles ago.
...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,484
Posted By Chris56ford
Ya it's not what I was wanting to see. About had...

Ya it's not what I was wanting to see. About had a heart attack when I took the exhaust housing off.

I forgot to mention the thrust bearing looked fine, so this turbo probably would have lasted...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-20-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By Chris56ford
Sounds like the check ball that goes behind the...

Sounds like the check ball that goes behind the screen in the regulator, is your screen still there?
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