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2001 7.3 powerstroke low turbo boost
Trying to help a buddy get his truck back on the road. It starts and idles just fine, but until the eot gets to about 85 I could only get 1-2 lbs of boost out of it, and 0 when it was colder. So the truck has zero power when cold, but even when its warm I could only get 8-10 lbs of boost? I went ahead and read the codes.
Two things that I'm going to check first will be the valve cover connectors, and the EBP. I don't know what the reading for that should have been, but it was about 15 at cruising and about 30 at wot, sound right? I need a list of other things to check.
2005 - 6.0 PSD - 5r110 - F 250 - Lariat - CCSB - Harley Head Lights- Homemade Steps - American Racing 18x10s - Homemade 4" Exhaust - Sinister Coolant Filter - Sinister EGR Delete - ELC Coolant - SCT W/ID Tunes - STC update - Fuel Spring Update - Edge Insight CTS W/Pyro - Glow Shift Fuel Pressure Gauge - 6.4 Banjo Bolts - Updated Turbo Drain/Feed Lines - MTW Stage 1 - Warren 155 W/Stock Nozzle - ARP Studs - S& B Intake - GOGO Direct Drive Solenoid