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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-19-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 286
Posted By CGMKCM
Check the transmission fluid level in neutral...

Check the transmission fluid level in neutral with engine running.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-13-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,030
Posted By CGMKCM
FWIW Greensboro NC Costco had Two pallets full...

FWIW Greensboro NC Costco had Two pallets full 1/13/15.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-10-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 427
Posted By CGMKCM
B 100 ? That is a really powerful solvent. I...

B 100 ? That is a really powerful solvent. I have seen it melt rubber etc. It may have cleaned all the gunk out of the fuel tank and plugged up the fuel pickup. I would not run B 100 in my truck.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-29-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By CGMKCM
I have read several threads on what is different...

I have read several threads on what is different between the 444e and the Powerstroke so I am sure, folks have done that swap. Just off the top of my head, front cover is different, oil pan is...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-22-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 544
Posted By CGMKCM
From what I have read there are Two different...

From what I have read there are Two different pans (ford) f81z-7a194-ba (4wd, deep) (ford) f81z-7a194-aa (2wd, shallow). The shallow pan holds One quart less than the deep pan.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-21-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 319
Posted By CGMKCM
Just a clarification, It is not Loctite red. I...

Just a clarification, It is not Loctite red. I would hate to see someone use red and then have issues later. It is actually Loctite 680.

Loctite 680 Retaining Compound - Henkel...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-20-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 544
Posted By CGMKCM
The correct way to check oil level is the old...

The correct way to check oil level is the old school way. Warmed up engine running in neutral. The dipstick no longer states this but it will not be accurate if checked any other way.

The normal...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-19-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,881
Posted By CGMKCM
I had not seen this posted yet. The 444e...

I had not seen this posted yet.

The 444e and the Powerstroke 7.3l both share a B50 life of 350k miles.

B50 = 50% of engines in service will require overhaul at 350k miles, when properly...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-10-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 435
Posted By CGMKCM
Thanks for the compliment. I used the old o-ring...

Thanks for the compliment. I used the old o-ring that was already on the filter cap. I guess I should add a disclaimer that I only install that gauge to test fuel pressure EOKO or at idle with me...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-10-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 435
Posted By CGMKCM
The spring would not move if properly centered. ...

The spring would not move if properly centered. You would not have any indication that the fuel pressure was excessive, just hard on the fuel pump from what I have read when others had spring...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-10-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 435
Posted By CGMKCM
When you installed the FRx did you test fuel...

When you installed the FRx did you test fuel pressure after the install? If the spring on the regulator is not centered it will cause fuel pressure to shoot up to 90+ psi. That is the only...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 12-10-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By CGMKCM
Sorry about not seeing the FAQs. I searched the...

Sorry about not seeing the FAQs. I searched the site using 7.3l turbo diesel glow plug controller, nothing came up, so I jumped on posting.

The truck has the factory original glow plugs and...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 12-09-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By CGMKCM
Glow plug controller??

My Nephew has a < 90k mile 1994 7.3 Turbo Diesel that does not want to start. Batteries are less than a year old, battery cables look good, cranks fast but does not want to start 40* temps.

So...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-08-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By CGMKCM
I would flush the PS system and hydra boost also....

I would flush the PS system and hydra boost also. Between flushing both systems my brake pedal feel improved quite a bit.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-05-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 747
Posted By CGMKCM
Banks install guidance on the trancommand was to...

Banks install guidance on the trancommand was to mount it on passenger side of the transmission. You will see the wiring harness and the trans command will plug into that harness.

Tugly's...
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