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Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 05-03-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 98
Posted By Macrobb
I think you'd need a lift kit for that... They...

I think you'd need a lift kit for that... They sell them on ebay all the time.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 05-03-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,577
Posted By Macrobb
Cool! I'd like to see pictures! I'm not...

Cool!
I'd like to see pictures!

I'm not sure what you mean -- I've provided my code, everything I did. I don't have your hardware so I'm not going to be much use troubleshooting things... and...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-21-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 368
Posted By Macrobb
Justin can probably hook you up with a good...

Justin can probably hook you up with a good turbo; I'm running the Banks Wastegated kit myself(This is the one still advertized on Banks' website).
It's not the /best/, but with the wastegate...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-20-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 368
Posted By Macrobb
I'm going to say what a few others have said: ...

I'm going to say what a few others have said:
1. Turbo.
2. Improved injection pump.
3. Injectors.
4. Headstuds.
In that order. You can safely run about 12 PSI until you get the headstuds in, and...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-20-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 655
Posted By Macrobb
Realslowww, dude, empty your PMs. I can't send...

Realslowww, dude, empty your PMs. I can't send you one.

My only PS experience is my parents 02. 350K on it, still running fine...except for one "minor" issue. It would go into "limp mode"/one...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-14-2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 412
Posted By Macrobb
You can pull as much as you can legally pull....

You can pull as much as you can legally pull. I've pulled somewhere around 8-9K(My truck on a trailer) with my dad's 88, and it did it without complaining(though starting is a bit slow). Stopping is...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-13-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 412
Posted By Macrobb
Put all your questions in one topic please. This...

Put all your questions in one topic please. This is getting ridiculous.

That being said:
1. If you want to run high boost, you need headstuds. Period. No matter which block you have.
2. Mileage...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-13-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 760
Posted By Macrobb
In theory, yes. The shop magnafluxed the block...

In theory, yes. The shop magnafluxed the block after boring, found no issues.
The old guy who runs this shop considered the cavitation issues to be casting problems found mostly in the early 7.3...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-12-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By Macrobb
I got mine with just a 3/8 wobbly extension and...

I got mine with just a 3/8 wobbly extension and ratchet; perhaps try a 1/4 drive socket+extension+ratchet?
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-12-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 760
Posted By Macrobb
Two things: 1. I installed my Banks sidewinder...

Two things:
1. I installed my Banks sidewinder 2nd gen(wastegated) kit over a weekend. It was working at that point, but it took me a bit longer to get it really dialed in and learn the quirks(If...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-09-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 185
Posted By Macrobb
My RABS has never worked(in 3 years), but the...

My RABS has never worked(in 3 years), but the cruise works just fine. 1988 F250 7.3 w. 5spd
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-09-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,629
Posted By Macrobb
It's too retarded, not advanced at higher revs. ...

It's too retarded, not advanced at higher revs.
If it gets too advanced, it will clatter loudly and lack power.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-09-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 760
Posted By Macrobb
To be fair, there's plenty of PS engines around...

To be fair, there's plenty of PS engines around in JYs and such that you'll be able to keep it running for quite a while.
That being said, an IDI will withstand a massive EMP and keep running, a PS...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-06-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 903
Posted By Macrobb
The thing about the IDI is it's a lot easier to...

The thing about the IDI is it's a lot easier to screw up your fuel economy with timing. It's kinda hard to mess with a PSD with a wrench...

If the timing is wrong, you can easily halve your fuel...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-06-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By Macrobb
"right pump" nothing. My RD2-110 is nowhere near...

"right pump" nothing. My RD2-110 is nowhere near stock - 4K+ governor, 110CCs peak fueling, flat fueling curve and other improvements. It's better, certainly, but almost exclusively in the top...
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