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Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 03-03-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Ford4Life7.3
If your goal is to blow smoke, find the closest...

If your goal is to blow smoke, find the closest sharp drop off, and drive straight over it. That said, i don't know of anywhere you can get oversized injectors for that price. Lift pump won't give...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 02-28-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14,973
Views: 395,042
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Welcome back! Hope the new parts serve as a good...

Welcome back! Hope the new parts serve as a good welcome home :-jammin:-X03
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 02-28-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
When your first start the engine up in the...

When your first start the engine up in the morning, try having it in park/neutral and slowly revving up to about 3000 RPM from idle. See if it stutters between 2100-2500 RPM. If so, this is an...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-26-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
The small hose at the top (overflow) goes into...

The small hose at the top (overflow) goes into the top of the stand pipe through a nipple. The stand pipe ties into the bottom lower radiator hose at the T where the stock reservoir used to go.
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-25-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
That goes into the stand pipe.

That goes into the stand pipe.
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-24-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Here are the pics, as promised. Working in...

Here are the pics, as promised. Working in getting a OEM overflow tank and the hoses.

http://i1226.photobucket.com/albums/ee412/Ford4Life7-3/image6_zps5b6f36fc.jpg...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-23-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
A little update. I did the block test for...

A little update. I did the block test for combustion gasses, none were present so head gasket is ruled out. I did a UV dye leak test for the injector cups, no dye present in the coolant. At this...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-22-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Not sure on exact temperature. But it doesnt go...

Not sure on exact temperature. But it doesnt go over on normal (sensor is wired to stock gauge). And will sit just under normal. It uses the PSD radiator but with no overflow tank, instead the guy...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-22-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Right, i understand that. But that wouldnt make...

Right, i understand that. But that wouldnt make it dump coolant (easily a few cups in a minute) when at operating temp and given any throttle ...thats what is throwing me off. Ill definitely give it...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-22-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Thanks for the video and info. That dude.... even...

Thanks for the video and info. That dude.... even a blind man will hit the target once and a while lol. So how would cracked injector cups over pressureize the cooling system?
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-21-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Just texted you a few rick, cant post em from my...

Just texted you a few rick, cant post em from my phone though. And if your buying, we'll do them! Any idea about that combustion gas test? Just trying to figure out what to look for if it has...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-21-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
So if there's no combustion gasses found, it...

So if there's no combustion gasses found, it would rule out both head gaskets and injector cups right? And they could both be suspect if it there are gasses right?
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-21-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Im out of town for work/school right now but ill...

Im out of town for work/school right now but ill be back tomorrow and take some good pics. Just finished relocating the gas tank and a ton of interior work, as well as traction bars. And as always,...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-21-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Also, heater core is bypassed so I know it isn't...

Also, heater core is bypassed so I know it isn't an air pocket there. I also know NAPA sells a kit that you use to test for combustion gasses in the cooling system, so i will give that a shot. Any...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-21-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 791
Posted By Ford4Life7.3
Trying not to assume the worst.....

Been a while since I've been on! Mainly because of work and also because I haven't had many issues. Till now. Bought a new truck a while back, 1971 SC/SB with a e99 7.3. Runs great. Recently I...
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