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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-04-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,112
Posted By 90pioneer
Lots of people exaggerate their fuel mileage. He...

Lots of people exaggerate their fuel mileage. He isnt getting 15mpg pulling 15k.

Maybe he hit 20 pnce pr twice unloaded in perfect conditions so now he claims he has a 20mpg truck
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-03-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,112
Posted By 90pioneer
These are not 20mpg daily driver trucks. Maybe...

These are not 20mpg daily driver trucks. Maybe unloaded 55mph with perfect conditions and a tail wind on the highway.

They are 7500 pound moving bricks. Mine gets 10-11 mpg city and it is very...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-28-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By 90pioneer
I live in AK. During the winter I run a...

I live in AK.

During the winter I run a winter front on my truck to cover the entire grill. It also has a flap that pulls down and covers the trans cooler. That flap makes a huge difference.
...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-17-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By 90pioneer
It is a joke. I replaced a bulb while om the...

It is a joke. I replaced a bulb while om the road last month. Had to unbolt my coolant filter and remove the driver side battery and battery box. Pain in the ass!
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-08-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By 90pioneer
Airbags are tour friend. With them I have...

Airbags are tour friend.

With them I have had ~2800lbs In the back of my f250 w/ no issues.

Dont forget to air your tires up.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-02-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,164
Posted By 90pioneer
I have a #8 crackle... even went so far as having...

I have a #8 crackle... even went so far as having the #8 injector replaced.

Still pretty loud at times. Tried 2 stroke, no real difference.

Was getting cold last week and I was concerned about...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-29-2014, 01:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,248
Posted By 90pioneer
I'd like a dually but have heard they don't do...

I'd like a dually but have heard they don't do well in snow and ice, which we have a lot of. Plus if I stick with a 7.3, I will just keep mine since I have already done so much to it... that is...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-29-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,248
Posted By 90pioneer
Opps, I meant to say 80 tow

Opps, I meant to say 80 tow
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-28-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,248
Posted By 90pioneer
Talk me into or out of getting a new 6.7 vs dumping money into my 7.3

I have a real nice 2003 7.3, just broke 140k miles. Have a lot of reasonable mods (see sig).

The truck runs great and I run it pretty hard but it almost never skips a beat.

Regularly tow 10 to...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-23-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By 90pioneer
Brake fluid is full. While driving tonight i...

Brake fluid is full.

While driving tonight i was able to recreate the situation. The ABS light blinks on when I turn on my Lightforce HID aux lights.

Had them installed for over a year, no...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel 10-20-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By 90pioneer
Extended idling cold weather

Considering buying a 6.7 for my business. I live in Alaska and my 7.3 does a lot of idling. Sometimes I have to sleep in the truck overnight and leave it running for heat.

How well does the new...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-20-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By 90pioneer
ABS light flashing on for a few seconds

Twice now in the last couple thousand miles my ABS light has flashed on while driving down the highway. It stays on only for a few seconds amd then goes away. Both times it happened while not using...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel 10-19-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,347
Posted By 90pioneer
Heavy tow in snow/ice - SRW or DRW?

Considering a buying a new 6.7 crew cab long bed for my business. I currently tow with a SRW crew cab short bed 2003 7.3. Has 3.73 gears which are way too high for heavy loads and steep hills....
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-16-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 787
Posted By 90pioneer
What is the most you have ever grossed with your 7.3?

I just did 150 miles grossing 22,500. Kept it just under 50mph for most the way and the truck did extremely well. I actually couldn't believe it.

What is the most weight you've moved with your 7.3?
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 10-10-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By 90pioneer
So here is something weird...

Earlier today I was thinking about my power window switch going out. For no particular reason, because it hadn't shown any signs of a problem.

Well wouldn't you know it, about an hour later I'm...
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