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Old 10-18-2010, 05:13 PM
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SCT and branch tube fitting

Is it possible that running a SCT conservative tune could have been the problem that caused the Branch tube fitting/quick disconnect/HPOS discharge fitting to break? I'm not 100% sure what it's actually called.
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Old 10-19-2010, 05:53 AM
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No, a SCT wouldn't cause that failure. And you're thinking of the branch tube and STC (Snap To Connect) fitting tied to the HPOP (High Pressure Oil Pump).
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No way, that fitting has been revised 3 times. It is prone to breakage. The updated one piece STC takes care of that.
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Old 10-19-2010, 09:15 PM
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$52 part, Ford's book calls for 8hrs labour....
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