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Old 04-23-2011, 09:56 AM
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motor wont start

I have read alot of the threads and i can't figure out why i can't get mine to fire. i have a 1996 e350 with the 7.3 powerstroke. i have checked fuel pressure, fuses, fluid levels. i put new valve cover gaskets on with new wiring. please help i'm going to go crazy
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:12 AM
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does the wait to start light come on?
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:15 AM
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yes the light come on, it cranks fine, no smoke from exhaust
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:18 AM
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fuel pressure at 55?
HPOP res full?
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:19 AM
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where is the hpop located at
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:30 AM
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front of motor, top, dead center, you'll see a hex or square recessed drain plug on top. check there. should be full or 1" from top.

What was your fuel pressure?????
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:54 AM
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SCANNER,you need to hook one up and look at ipr duty cycles and also icp psi on cranking
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Old 04-23-2011, 11:35 AM
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SCANNER,you need to hook one up and look at ipr duty cycles and also icp psi on cranking
i agree, but i was assuming he didn't have one or access to one.
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Credit given to some individual who posted this on the web.

Craig
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Old 04-25-2011, 10:05 AM
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motor won't start up with starting fluid eitherl. i know that it is a big no no to use it but when i tried it it sounds like it wants to. what else could be the problem?
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