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Forum: 6.2L V8 11-21-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Flatbed Ed
it broke off in the head they had trouble getting...

it broke off in the head they had trouble getting it out. It was the one on the passenger side closest to the fire wall on the bottom by the wheel well
Forum: 6.2L V8 11-20-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Flatbed Ed
My local Ford dealer wanted $475 plus parts. I...

My local Ford dealer wanted $475 plus parts.
I took it to a neighborhood shop and they did it for $260 plus parts.
Had it done at 160,000 miles one plug did break.
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-31-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,080
Posted By Flatbed Ed
I don't know but, my 99 f 450 had shift flare...

I don't know but, my 99 f 450 had shift flare from day one and it was stock.
That tranny lasted 417000 until it gave out. I recorded that in my maint. Log
Just saying.....
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-31-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 350
Posted By Flatbed Ed
pcv valve

so does anybody know where the PCV valve is located. It looks to me that it might be way back there on the passenger side of the motor way in the back near the firewall is that correct? Also how do...
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-31-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,273
Posted By Flatbed Ed
178000 on mine. No issues. Works hard everyday as...

178000 on mine. No issues. Works hard everyday as a hot shot rig. Wanna go faster? Buy a Shelby gt 500. :-X21
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-24-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 60,266
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Well I now have 175000 miles with no issues, just...

Well I now have 175000 miles with no issues, just spark plugs replaced
it's a great motor.
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-29-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,486
Posted By Flatbed Ed
3.73 gears.........I never use tow/haul unless I...

3.73 gears.........I never use tow/haul unless I will not be going faster than 45 mph. Why? Because if you are going much faster and you hit the brakes hard, the engine goes into super rev mode and...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-28-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,486
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Maybe your truck de-powered itself sensing too...

Maybe your truck de-powered itself sensing too high engine temp.?
Don't know. What I do know is all gas trucks will struggle on certain hills/grades under very specific conditions. I used to have a...
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-13-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 494
Posted By Flatbed Ed
May be a loose sparkplug?????? Any codes?

May be a loose sparkplug?????? Any codes?
Forum: 6.2L V8 07-10-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,011
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Very nice truck! Love it. Congrats!:)

Very nice truck! Love it. Congrats!:)
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-29-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 778
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Does it ride smoother? It looks nice in the...

Does it ride smoother? It looks nice in the pics. I may get one for my front end. Did you need longer shocks?
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By Flatbed Ed
I'm a hot shot driver, so it is worked hard. I...

I'm a hot shot driver, so it is worked hard. I haul oilfield parts, no towing. A typical load for me can be as little as 200 lbs, up to 8500 lbs. My average load is about 3500 lbs.
It's just...
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By Flatbed Ed
No I did a simple drain of the pan course I...

No I did a simple drain of the pan course I remove the pan and everything but next time umm I'll probably do it in about another 50,000 miles from now I won't wait so long
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By Flatbed Ed
Yeah well I've had the truck about 2 years now I...

Yeah well I've had the truck about 2 years now I drive about 70,000 miles a year more or less
Forum: 6.2L V8 06-09-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By Flatbed Ed
serviced trans.

Did it myself today. Truck has 140,000 so it is due. Not a hard job but it takes several hours to do it right. Removed the pan and found it to be very clean, almost scarey clean. Hardly any...
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