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Old 03-23-2011, 03:01 PM
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friggin truck

95 f250, cold air, straight piped, tuner, about it
at this point had the truck 4 years cant do another $5.50 diesel summer, puttin some work into it to sell it, heres the problem, we straight piped it this summer and as soon as we did it started running at the hot side of temp gauge, havent done gauges so dont know what my egts are, I started doing some work to it last week, pedestal orings, fuel filter, cleaned fpr screen, which made truck run a lot better, still wants to run excessively hot, any ideas?
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Old 03-23-2011, 03:14 PM
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What's excessively hot? If you don't have gauges are you certain its running hot? Maybe its not even related to the exhaust.
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Old 03-23-2011, 03:19 PM
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well, cant remember if i put in a new sending unit in or not, running hot in regards to the dash gauge, on the freeway its running about at the a mark, if i get on the go pedal itll spike into the l. i did try unplugging the map sensor, didnt help
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Old 03-23-2011, 04:18 PM
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o yeah, i only assume its the exhaust cause it started right after we straight piped it
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Old 03-24-2011, 06:26 AM
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A 4" exhaust won't raise water temps. Put a new thermostat in it.
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Old 03-24-2011, 06:41 AM
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already tried that, whats the coincidence?
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Old 03-24-2011, 06:49 AM
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Is the EBPV partially closed?
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Old 03-24-2011, 07:01 AM
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no, when i was putting it back together, was all correct
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