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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 05-28-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By thebeastof1980
sounds like bad ground connections. the battery...

sounds like bad ground connections. the battery cables ground at front lower corner of block on both sides. maybe the new motor was painted heavily. may need to clean block before putting those...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-08-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By thebeastof1980
I think thats right. just two temps. I have a...

I think thats right. just two temps. I have a plan that hopefully going to keep cel off. I will just have to drive it and see what happens.still working on mod just finished up update of stc...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-07-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By thebeastof1980
Quick easy couple things I missed on mine. Look...

Quick easy couple things I missed on mine. Look at oil filter cap make sure it is ford cap. Should be about two inches tall of what can see if it three inches it could have wrong filter if person...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-07-2012, 01:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By thebeastof1980
Well the mod has turned into lot more work and...

Well the mod has turned into lot more work and few more problems But thats expected. I ended up decided to update stc fitting. glad i did. I discovered some knuckle head had put aftermarket oil...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-07-2012, 01:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By thebeastof1980
ADVICE NEEDED. Rear gear housing

:-arrghI have 06 6.0. I was changing stc fitting on high pressure oil pump. And I dropped a 45 torx bit down gear housing on rear bolt. It is one of short bits. fell out of end of socket. it fell...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-03-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By thebeastof1980
I'm aware of oil cooler plugging causing what i...

I'm aware of oil cooler plugging causing what i call progressive damage to egr cooler. But in fact the cooler fails due to extreme temp that is caused from lack of coolant flow through egr cooler. if...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-03-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By thebeastof1980
Hey thanks for input. No I am not adding a turbo....

Hey thanks for input. No I am not adding a turbo. actually my main goal is not high horespower. I feel like these engines can be very reliable long lasting engines. and thats what I want. I want egr...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-03-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,605
Posted By thebeastof1980
What does one of these boost foolers cost. You...

What does one of these boost foolers cost. You can modify you own boost sensor for $1. I have done few on some detroit 60s engines. You just install a small resistor on the ground wire of .boost...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 02-03-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By thebeastof1980
custom egr mod this weekend.

Well i bought a 06 6.0 few months ago.. Ive been getting use to it charateristics. now im ready to get rid of that ugly egr soot in my intake .i am going to try a custome egr mod that keeps cooler...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-03-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By thebeastof1980
I would jack each front wheel up and verify that...

I would jack each front wheel up and verify that the hubs unlocked. if you watch the joint in axle while spinning wheel. if wheel is free. You need to determine if it wheel end problem or diff...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-03-2011, 10:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 845
Posted By thebeastof1980
I have my dads 1980 f350 4x4. He custom ordered...

I have my dads 1980 f350 4x4. He custom ordered the truck brand new He signed title over to me about 5 years ago. thats 30 yrs and going in family. Love my ford. This truck cost a little over 12k...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel 04-03-2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 17,046
Posted By thebeastof1980
If you were to compare the engineering and...

If you were to compare the engineering and development off both transmissions. I feel confident the manual would be cheaper. Mainly there is little electronic,software building of an ecu to control...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel 04-02-2011, 11:17 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 17,046
Posted By thebeastof1980
I see it as a matter of facts. A manual...

I see it as a matter of facts. A manual transmission is proven workhorse with small percentage of failure in comparison to automatics. That cannot be denied and really the advantage is the ability...
Forum: Clutch, Transmission, Differential, Axle & Transfer Case 03-25-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 631
Posted By thebeastof1980
need yoke for b.w 1345 or swap 1356

Hope I,m not repeating someone. I could not find what I am looking for yet. I have a 1980 f350 with borg warner 1345 t.c. I swapped the front axle to D60. My front driveline joint angle at t.c is too...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 11-13-2010, 01:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,514
Posted By thebeastof1980
You are on a good track now. I was wondering...

You are on a good track now. I was wondering where you were going with the Vdc ma. readings. youre using meter right now . Be careful most meters when set up to read amps has 10 amp fuse inside if...
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