engine issues - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
7.3L IDI (Non-Powerstroke) Diesels Technical discussion of topics related to vehicles powered by the 7.3 Liter In-Direct Injection Navistar engines.

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 Old 02-20-2011, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
engine issues

truck makes popping noise out of exhaust took passenger side valve cover off sounds like it coming from there does this sound like valve problems?

1989 Ford F250 reg cab auto 7.3 idi straight pipe 4x4 stock
897.3IDI is offline  
post #2 of 3 Old 02-20-2011, 05:13 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 41
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
any chance you can take a recording or video of the sound and post it up, it may help others in diagnosing the issue.
RollingCoal is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 02-21-2011, 04:33 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
no i dont have a video camera the truck has only 87,000 miles on it or so they said someone told me it could be a lifter stuck or a lifter that has froze and eat the cam lobe off?

1989 Ford F250 reg cab auto 7.3 idi straight pipe 4x4 stock
897.3IDI is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome