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05-20-2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By Xchevyman

I came here hopeing to find some information...

I came here hopeing to find some information myself.

There is a couple engines to choose from. None of which are easy to find. There is a 2.8L Power stroke being made in Brazil that has 135 hp...
11-08-2003, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 719
Posted By Xchevyman

:D Ok, I took the truck in to Ford and it turns...

:D Ok, I took the truck in to Ford and it turns out there was a bad injector. They replaced the injector and changed the oil with amsoil at my request. I have not picked it up yet, but I talked with...
10-16-2003, 05:01 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 13,945
Posted By Xchevyman

Thanks for your support and good luck. I would...

Thanks for your support and good luck. I would have bought a 2003-4 if it wasn't for all the trouble with them for now. I know in time they will correct the problems and maybe then I will buy. Again...
10-16-2003, 04:53 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 13,945
Posted By Xchevyman

Sorry for your troubles I was only making a...

Sorry for your troubles I was only making a comparison. I will not do that in the future and I will stay with my 7.3.
Good luck
10-16-2003, 05:21 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 13,945
Posted By Xchevyman

Still that is low compared to gas is it not? How...

Still that is low compared to gas is it not? How often are you going to run at red line? 4250 rpm's is a lot for a diesel.
I am not trying to insult anyone here, Just trying to make a point about...
10-15-2003, 08:34 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 13,945
Posted By Xchevyman

Is it possible to replace with a differant type...

Is it possible to replace with a differant type of seal? What is the dimensions on the seal? Maybe it can be crossed or an aftermarket cover can be made to accept a differant seal. I think they would...
10-15-2003, 08:26 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 13,945
Posted By Xchevyman

It would seem to me that with just over a 3000...

It would seem to me that with just over a 3000 rpm red line surface speeds would not be a factor like a gas engine turning 6000 or so. Also a diesel engine has to have more crankcase pressure than a...
10-15-2003, 06:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 719
Posted By Xchevyman

I just cut open the oil filter and found bearing...

I just cut open the oil filter and found bearing material. :mad: How is ford about honoring the 100k warrantee on the engine? I here there is a deductable on the repairs.:eek:
I hope this ends...
10-13-2003, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 719
Posted By Xchevyman

Thanks guys, Hope this holds together till after...

Thanks guys, Hope this holds together till after vacation. I will take it in to see what ford thinks. I can hear a little rattleing while driving just before the trans shifts. I don't think this...
10-11-2003, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 719
Posted By Xchevyman

Unhappy Rod noise at 53k?

I just traded my 99 250 for a 01 350 and in looking it over I heard what sounds like a rod pounding at idle. When I rev the engine the noise goes away or is hidden by the noise of the engine. This...
09-09-2003, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By Xchevyman

99 250 Powerstroke Trans upgrade

Thanks Guys for the input. Outpost22 don't you meen (Skull grill)?
Post some pictures, I was thinking about getting a skull grill for mine and would like to see what yours looks like.
Thanks again
09-09-2003, 06:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,258
Posted By Xchevyman

Flux Core Welding Question

I may not have much experience with flux core welding, but I have about 20 years welding with Mig and 75/25 shielding gas. Also I have been modifying cars and trucks (frames included) with .023 wire....
09-08-2003, 09:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By Xchevyman

Question 99 250 Powerstroke Trans upgrade

:-huh Starting to get a leak around the converter seal and thinking about replacing the trans. Is there a high preformance upgrade or special mods that can be done to improve the life of the trans?
09-08-2003, 08:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,701
Posted By Xchevyman

8.1 L Big Block Chevy and Duramax

Before you put any money down on a 6.0 go to the 6.0 fourm an see what they have to say. That made up my mind. I'm not going to let go of my 7.3 just yet.
09-07-2003, 04:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,258
Posted By Xchevyman

Lightbulb Flux Core Welding Question

Just a not about flux core gassless welding. You need DC positive to use flux core wire, This will not premote good penatration. Gas shielded welding is the only way to go. You use DC negitive which...
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