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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-23-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By sxrfun
:-X22 Keep an eye on the radiator itself for any...

:-X22 Keep an eye on the radiator itself for any leaking/seeping coolant as well. Hopefully when it froze the ice inside didn't expand enough to cause any extra stress on any parts of the...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-21-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By sxrfun
Anyways, we had 15 degree weather here last night...

Anyways, we had 15 degree weather here last night which is unusual for this area. I have always just added water to my coolant mix as freezing temperatures are rare. Most of the fluid in the tank /...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-21-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By sxrfun
Unless I'm missing something here the OP said...

Unless I'm missing something here the OP said temps got down to 15 degrees....Mind you i'm assuming 15 Fahrenheit? Last I checked water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit or 0 Celsius where i'm from.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-21-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By sxrfun
Keep in mind if you go to low gearing...

Keep in mind if you go to low gearing wise...you'll be lugging the engine if you tow anything.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-21-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By sxrfun
My best guess here....the water in your engine...

My best guess here....the water in your engine didn't have a high enough concentration of antifreeze in it...so it froze. The reason your truck over heated.....the water pump was unable to circulate...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-21-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By sxrfun
Did you start out in 4x4 and then switch to 2...

Did you start out in 4x4 and then switch to 2 wheel drive? I have an 08 and when one of the knuckle seals was leaking vacuum it would clunk when going from 4x4 to 2 wheel drive. My best guess as to...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-19-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By sxrfun
My guess is that even with the Detroits put in he...

My guess is that even with the Detroits put in he would have left stock gearing...so you prob have 3.7.3 in there and your buddy prob has 3.5.5 gears in his. Going to a larger tire will reduce your...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-18-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By sxrfun
Yes the axle has to come out to do ball...

Yes the axle has to come out to do ball joints....can't see anyway to press ball joints in or out with the axle still in the steering knuckle as the u-joint is in the way.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-14-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 541
Posted By sxrfun
Don't worry about the PVH solenoid at all for the...

Don't worry about the PVH solenoid at all for the time being....your drivers side has a vacuum problem.....you need to fix that first. Each hub needs to hold something like 11 inhg of vacuum for i...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-13-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By sxrfun
I assume you're talking about the o rings on the...

I assume you're talking about the o rings on the hubs themselves? Not the wheel knuckle seals? There shouldn't be to much salt and debris inside hopefully......Have you been in much deep water...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 02-13-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By sxrfun
Ford/Lincoln/Mercury Specific : Linear Logic :...

Ford/Lincoln/Mercury Specific : Linear Logic : Home of the ScanGauge (http://www.scangauge.com/support/x-gauge/ford-specific-xgauges/)

I have the code for the EGT sensor in the up pipe as well...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-06-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,526
Posted By sxrfun
Hmmm I wouldn't think there would be a...

Hmmm I wouldn't think there would be a problem....other then the 75w-140 is thinker when it heats up.......maybe others will chime in on this.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-06-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,526
Posted By sxrfun
75w /140 is more expensive if i remember...

75w /140 is more expensive if i remember correctly.....only reason you need it in the rear is for greater protection while heavy towing ...do you ever haul heavy for long trips in 4 wheel drive?
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-06-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,526
Posted By sxrfun
I used Lucas in the front dif on my truck...2008...

I used Lucas in the front dif on my truck...2008 f250 and with it in there my drive line noise was slightly higher with hubs locked....Could have been in my head who knows....switch front and rear...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 02-06-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,927
Posted By sxrfun
The auto mode may keep the fan speed lower if the...

The auto mode may keep the fan speed lower if the coolant temps never get into the operating range....I know with the winter front...my auto mode keeps the truck quite toasty now to the point the...
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