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Old 12-02-2003, 10:15 AM
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6.0 and propane? ematabmm?

emtabmm maybe you can clarify this. I am wanting to propane my new 6.0 when I get it BUT I have heard that the new piston rods are a powdered metal. the old 7.3 rods were forged. Is this true? and if so would it be safe to still inject the 6.0 or am I just looking for trouble?
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Old 12-03-2003, 05:44 AM
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Re: 6.0 and propane? ematabmm?

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just looking for trouble?

nuff said....
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Old 12-03-2003, 07:01 AM
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Just say no........
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Old 12-03-2003, 10:47 AM
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What reasoning? I will not do it. I am just going to rework the turbo on it. Why though?
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Old 12-03-2003, 10:57 AM
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Quickest way to void a perfectly good 100000 mile warranty..... OK mods would include exhaust, filters and some cold air intakes.....Of course if you don't care about the warranty, the engine will hold it....
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Old 12-03-2003, 05:58 PM
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Which intakes are OK? and as far as exhaust, is catback only "OK" or can you do the DP back without pissing off the claims guys? I am about to order my new CrewCab 250Sd with the 6.0 and I am just trying to get my facts straight.

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Old 12-04-2003, 12:49 PM
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That is my only concern the engine will it be able to hold up or does the new pistons create a cocern?
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Old 12-04-2003, 03:44 PM
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keep the mix right and it should be fine...
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Old 12-04-2003, 05:06 PM
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Emtabmm, Could you elaborate a little on the exhaust question that Eriklind asked above? I would kind of like to know this myself. Thanks!
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Old 12-04-2003, 05:12 PM
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Just about any exhaust will be ok as long as it is of stock length, diameter can be large, cat back only....
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Old 12-04-2003, 05:23 PM
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So what about Down Pipes and Turbo back sytems? -Thanks
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Old 12-04-2003, 05:25 PM
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I can just tell you the way most dealers view this subject, if the mod "can" damage related components then it is assumed it did....
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Old 12-04-2003, 07:35 PM
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and the Intake? Thanks for the above btw.
My local dealer has a to-be-delivered bright red Crew 4x4 with the black leather XLT Sport interior (SWEEEEET) those carbon fibre accents are nice. Working on the details now.....wish me luck
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Old 12-04-2003, 07:56 PM
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Yeah, Thanks for the above info emtabm. Is there a possible problem that a down pipe or turbo back system can cause? Good luck on getting a new truck erilind!
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