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Old 12-08-2010, 12:19 PM
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Cold Weather Problem

I have a 1996 F250 7.3L Powerstroke. During cold weather, at least that is when I notice this problem the most, my truck will make what I describe as a vaccum sound and the engine has some power loss. I can have this happen right at start up and after letting the truck warm up. I can drive hundreds of miles and not have this problem, but when I stop and restart, it happens. It is like the truck does not want to shift? EGR valve? I was told the 7.3L does not have one? Any help would be great. Thanks
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Old 12-10-2010, 04:53 PM
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so it doesnt want to run well after the vehicle gets warm or any temps?
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Old 12-10-2010, 04:56 PM
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Definitely sounds like the EBPV to me. Just unplug it. The connector is on the right side of the turbo.
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