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My truck has been running fine until I noticed something yesterday morning. I went to crank it up in 30 degree weather and it had an hard crank and then belched out white smoke for like 15 secs and then the smoked stopped. After that it ran and crank fine for the rest of the day. Today I go out an try to crank it and it started for 2 secs an then die, so at this point im confused on what the problem is. So its been towed to the local ford dealership,but I was wondering could you all give me alittle insight on the problem?

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Have you heard anything yet?

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2008 F-350 FX4 CCLB 6.4 Powerstroke
SCT Livewire With RCD Tunes. Magnaflow 5" Straight Pipe Exhaust with an 6 inch tip
Airaid drop in filter with a modded stock box. Halo/LED headlights, LED Mirror, Dually Fender Lights.
2.5 leveling kit Soon to Come,
Road Armor Front Bumper with Pre Runner Bar.
AF 19.5 wheels black
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There are so many things it could be, hopefully it's not to expensive, keep us posted, do you have any kind of monitor on it?

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I hope its to something bad either,but I was going to buy an monitor for it this week,before it went out.

2008 F-350 FX4 CCLB 6.4 Powerstroke
SCT Livewire With RCD Tunes. Magnaflow 5" Straight Pipe Exhaust with an 6 inch tip
Airaid drop in filter with a modded stock box. Halo/LED headlights, LED Mirror, Dually Fender Lights.
2.5 leveling kit Soon to Come,
Road Armor Front Bumper with Pre Runner Bar.
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Load test batteries, check ficm. Is your coolant low? Get a monitor!

Sent from my phone that somebody didn't help me get.

Unfortunately had to Sell my ......2004 KR CC SWB FX4 - Edge insight cts, blue spring upgrade, updated HFCM drain plug, XDP coolant filter, CAT EC-1 rated coolant, Custom Diesel EGR delete, CAT delete, Rotella T6

SEE MY OIL COOLER REPLACEMENT AND EGR DELETE - http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...tml?highlight=
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Just called ford its next in line to get checked.

2008 F-350 FX4 CCLB 6.4 Powerstroke
SCT Livewire With RCD Tunes. Magnaflow 5" Straight Pipe Exhaust with an 6 inch tip
Airaid drop in filter with a modded stock box. Halo/LED headlights, LED Mirror, Dually Fender Lights.
2.5 leveling kit Soon to Come,
Road Armor Front Bumper with Pre Runner Bar.
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Load test batteries, check ficm. Is your coolant low? Get a monitor!

Sent from my phone that somebody didn't help me get.
Yeah, what Southend said.
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It was my FICM it had failed on me.

2008 F-350 FX4 CCLB 6.4 Powerstroke
SCT Livewire With RCD Tunes. Magnaflow 5" Straight Pipe Exhaust with an 6 inch tip
Airaid drop in filter with a modded stock box. Halo/LED headlights, LED Mirror, Dually Fender Lights.
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It was my FICM it had failed on me.
Thanks for the update. Better load test your batteries, bad batteries kill ficms.

Sent from my phone that somebody didn't help me get.

Unfortunately had to Sell my ......2004 KR CC SWB FX4 - Edge insight cts, blue spring upgrade, updated HFCM drain plug, XDP coolant filter, CAT EC-1 rated coolant, Custom Diesel EGR delete, CAT delete, Rotella T6

SEE MY OIL COOLER REPLACEMENT AND EGR DELETE - http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...tml?highlight=
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