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water in fuel light????

ok i have a curve ball for you all............ so might water in fuel light comes on when i accelerate........... but when im driving it doesn't. as soon as i step into it the light flickers.... soooooo and ideas

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Do you have a filterbowl still?
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i dont have a bowl..... i have an air dog

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NEW MOTOR BEING BUILT! motor thats in it right now....7.3,DI stage 4s 350/200s, GT4594 turbo, ZF5 swap, Valair Kevlar clutch, term twins HPOP, 6" lift, 35",Banks IC, DIY 6637 filter, 3.5" down pipe, BDP IDM, TW live tuned chip, BD turbo timer, DIY ladder bars,910 springs, push rods, studs, fuel and airdog I.
SOLD 99 F350 CCLB 6speed 4in down pipe. and banks junk, made 330 on the dyno at 5k feet though. 2.5in leveling kit. custom bumper.
1983 F250 6.9 IDI, 4X4, Flat bed
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That's what I was thinkin...

Tuning/PCM issue, unless the harness to the sensor is shorting or something.
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well i have a fresh PCM im the mail thanks to bill. and i will chace down the wiring in the morning. why do you think its a PCM issue

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SOLD 99 F350 CCLB 6speed 4in down pipe. and banks junk, made 330 on the dyno at 5k feet though. 2.5in leveling kit. custom bumper.
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Improper tuning / bad connections with the PCM will kick lights for no reason. WIF and WTS are the most common.

Usually thought there's other quirky crap associated with it.
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And aren't you running manual tunes on an auto PCM?
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no i have a manual PCM in the truck. but why is it only coming on while im accelerating?

and it only flickers

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SOLD 99 F350 CCLB 6speed 4in down pipe. and banks junk, made 330 on the dyno at 5k feet though. 2.5in leveling kit. custom bumper.
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I'd guess short.

It's a common ish issue with E99's, and usually associated with something in the chips tuning not liking the PCM code it's mated to. Only reason I'm throwing out the PCM / tuning thing.
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well i have never had this problem with tony's tunes

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SOLD 99 F350 CCLB 6speed 4in down pipe. and banks junk, made 330 on the dyno at 5k feet though. 2.5in leveling kit. custom bumper.
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