1997 F-350 5spd issues - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Please Visit our Site Sponsors
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-06-2013, 07:15 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie

Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 7
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
1997 F-350 5spd issues

hey guys I have some issues I need help with my truck I just got a month ago
the truck is a 1997 F-350 SRW 4X4 ZF5spd 191,000 miles
1) going down the interstate 65-70 mph in 5th let off the accelerator i get a chatter/grinding and I feel in on drivers floor pan but back on the pedal i do not have it.
2) shifting 1st-2nd grinds unless you slow shift

any help i could use thanks
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Old 07-09-2013, 05:40 PM
Compression Ignition Addict

Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Gilbert PA
Posts: 2,328
Thanks: 9
Thanked 29 Times in 28 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Possible flywheel issues for prob #1
and bad syncro for second gear in prob#2
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-09-2013, 05:46 PM
Compression Ignition Addict

Join Date: May 2010
Location: Raleigh, NC
Posts: 3,705
Thanks: 12
Thanked 12 Times in 12 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Still have the dual mass flywheel?
When are you using first? I only use first towing heavy or greeting a load moving up a hill and never shift from 1 to 2 quick.

Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


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
Display Modes

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

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 12:38 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.