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Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 12-07-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By idiabuse
I was being sarcastic on the stealing part, I...

I was being sarcastic on the stealing part, I rather have one than two batt on my truck. 2150 cranking amps for 5 seconds is kinda nice to have:-jammin

been in it a week or so, she is back to...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-29-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By idiabuse
I wish it worked cause 3 months and a missing...

I wish it worked cause 3 months and a missing gallon of Evans later I am ready for something to get changed.

I used something like that I don't remember what it was, clogging? well I should of put...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-29-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By idiabuse
Odessey PC2150

After 10 years my Odyssey PC2150 Battery has failed me in a very gradual dignified method, plenty of warning time until the day you find yourself hooked up to the battery charger all day and she...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-29-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By idiabuse
Cheapest way to start an IDI

well sometimes the path of least resistance is a preferred method.

1) Environment conscience

2) Cheapest easiest method of parts replacement.


I mean really, how can you argue that?...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 11-29-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By idiabuse
Freeze Plug or block heater?

I have a leaky freeze plug on the drivers rear of the block, I think the block heater is easier to install then the stinking freeze plug, I think plugging in two block heater on both banks id a plus,...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-16-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By idiabuse
instead of the tool I could put a block heater...

instead of the tool I could put a block heater instead? don't have one on the driver side any way. Cheaper than the tool looks like.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-05-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By idiabuse
Chasing coolant leaks

So I have been fixing issues with my truck, and so far she been good to me, I see a leak I find it, so my last leak I fixed, the oil cooler got refreshed with ne o rings, So I still smell EVANS...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-28-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
WOW! what a turn of events! Funny stuff! well...

WOW! what a turn of events! Funny stuff! well half of it! the EMT part is disgusting cause I am awake to the fraud of those who have changed the law for reasons they cant explain in plain terms.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 07-27-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 975
Posted By idiabuse
No I could not snake it in assembled, removed...

No I could not snake it in assembled, removed motor mount and it slid right in.
Took 5 days to do and 4 hours labor between flash floods and me crawling around on the muddy ground getting greasy as...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
Everyone has priorities, Some of the guys I know...

Everyone has priorities, Some of the guys I know here change their oil every other Sunday yet never touches the coolant and drives with bald tires... :-huh
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
Wish I had it that easy, I have driven over...

Wish I had it that easy, I have driven over 35,000 in the last 12 months, mostly towing and that is my truck! I also drive two other cars, those get driven around 20,000 a year.
The closet store is...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
Since 1997 with all the vehicles I own and all...

Since 1997 with all the vehicles I own and all the people I have helped, just me alone I have purchased for my own use around 250 gallons of lubricant instead of handling over 3000 gallons if I would...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
blind trust in advertising and popularity,...

blind trust in advertising and popularity, similar to sheep



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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-27-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,651
Posted By idiabuse
Yes this one was our first sample with 10,000...

Yes this one was our first sample with 10,000 or so miles
We left it in and sampled again at 22,000 miles, oil was still good to go.
I have to find that other sample sheet to share, meanwhile...
Forum: Oil & Lubrication 07-27-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By idiabuse
Root cause of oil consumption is quality of oil...

Root cause of oil consumption is quality of oil and piston ring pack contamination from lower grade oils being burnt up in this environment, the hottest area in the engine is the exhaust valve and...
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