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Old 08-02-2010, 11:34 AM
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Sinister egr valve/cooler delete

how is this and will it help me keep from having to restud i only have programmer on 75hp i think let me know what u think dont have money to stud it yet heard that it will help just need someone beside a salesmans opinion
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Old 08-02-2010, 02:59 PM
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It will help but there are no gaurantees. It takes a major fail point out of the equation.
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Old 08-02-2010, 03:05 PM
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ok need a lttle help tryin to unplug the injector harness at the head truin not to break it anyone no the trick to releaseing it? 2004 f350 6.0
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Old 08-02-2010, 04:47 PM
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so you think that it would help me for a lil while the guy told me it would help because egr coolers are the reason for head gasket failure
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Old 08-02-2010, 06:10 PM
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As I said, removing the egr cooler eliminates one of the big problems areas of the 6.0. Yes a bad egr cooler can contribute (and does) to failed head gaskets. But it is not the sole reason that head gaskets fail.

Yes it is a good idea to delete it.
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Old 08-02-2010, 06:34 PM
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you make alot of good sense like seriously might start askin you alot for advice you are a great help
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There are a lot of smart and helpful people on this board. That's one of the reasons I hang out here. There isn't as much drama as there is on some other boards. If I know an answer I'll post it. If I'm not sure I won't put it out there. I learn new stuff here all the time. I guess it helps some that I have been wrenching on stuff for about 40 years.
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Old 08-03-2010, 04:34 PM
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How difficult is it to remove then install the delete kit?
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