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Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 02-14-2015, 04:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 15,718
Posted By 90pioneer
Took my truck in to get the glow plugs replaced...

Took my truck in to get the glow plugs replaced (5 of them were bad) to a shop that only works on ford diesels.

They had a 7.3 superduty in there this morning that is used as a pilot car. Owner...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-22-2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By 90pioneer
Truck isn't needs midol in cold weather

EDIT the word "isn't" is not supposed to be in the title. Wont let me edit that though.

My 2003 F250 has been getting pretty hard to start in cold weather.

No issues starting at 0* oil temp a...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-10-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 335
Posted By 90pioneer
I move heavy ass pallets of ammo across the...

I move heavy ass pallets of ammo across the country and have them shipped up to Alaska for my business.

Avoid uship, that place is a joke. Contact someone like Reddaway, Conway, etc. It's probably...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-25-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By 90pioneer
Ive had dealer cut keys by VIN over the phone....

Ive had dealer cut keys by VIN over the phone. Both for my 99 and 2003. Cost me 7.95 per key.
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 12-04-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,358
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, 12:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,358
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, 03:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
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, 12:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
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, 12:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
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, 09:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,964
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, 12:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,532
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, 12:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,532
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, 09:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,532
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, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
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, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
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...
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