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Old 10-21-2012, 10:51 AM
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Stall/ruff idle/skip

Hey, 04 6.0 running down the pike, water in fuel light came on then it appeared to shut down to an idle then stalled, will idle for 45 seconds then stall. Only throwing cyl 7 balence code.
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It's dead on the road, I'm waiting for a tow rig
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Old 10-21-2012, 10:57 AM
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What fuel filters are you using?
When was the last time you changed them?
Did you drain the water (remove the plug on the HFCM) when you last changed the filters?
Any recent work done?
How low is your fuel level?

I would get the batteries load tested as the first step. Then I would check FICM voltages (KOEO, cranking, and at 2000 rpms if you can get it started). If you have a scan tool, there are a lot of readings that will help troubleshoot (FICM sync is the first one I would look for).
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I have a snap on Solas so once I get it home ill check that
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I use the motorcraft filters. The battery's are under a month old
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Battery's a month ago along with an altinator, new FICM and 3 injectors 3 weeks ago along with a full service.
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