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Old 09-05-2010, 01:37 AM
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Exclamation 7.3 OBS PSD....running poorly and lack of power

So my dads 95 f350 has been having trouble :/

ive just been putting it off or didnt no were to turn but ned your guy's help...
symptoms:

lack of power-
check engine light comes on
goes into safety mode under load or full throttle
poor fuel milage 12/13 mpgs and its all stock with just a K&N

So he would like to get this fixed... cuz this is his work truck, and it needs better MPG'S for the commutes we have..

any help would be awsome ...

thanks guys...
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:50 AM
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first, find out what the cel is on for.
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oh well... he says it only comes on when u put your foot in it...it ill come on and loose power then goes into protection mode :/
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:56 AM
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soooooooo its trippin it for a reason. need someone with an ae or hand held and pull that code.
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OK is there a way i can like buy one from autozone? where do i get one?

PS: im just getting into the maitnance parts of OBS PSD haha
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autozone will scann it for free. but you might run into tards that dont know anything about ford diesels.

plus they "might" not erase the code.
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Hmm... well if they end up scanning it for free tht be great. But i think ive checked into this if i remmebr...and CA is different. they barely no about mustangs....psshh like theyll figure out a obs PSD
What codes should i look for?
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Old 09-05-2010, 02:22 AM
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anything it will find. the scanners they use can only pull the p codes. it wont read anyother info since these arent obd2 ready really like gassers.
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Old 09-05-2010, 02:25 AM
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ok so. if i cant use autozone can i buy one? where at?
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Old 09-05-2010, 05:09 AM
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the autozone ones are gooi for codes. or you can spend 359 on a autoenginunity which reads all
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