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Old 01-11-2013, 01:43 PM
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Improved CPS?

Improved Blue CPS for 7.3L Ford Powerstroke Diesel

Anyone know of or had experience with the "improved" cam position sensor. I know its an issue (Ford recall) but I also thought the recall resolved the issue. I had it done on my 03 and have to check to make sure all recalls on my 99 are done.
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Old 01-21-2013, 06:39 AM
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I replaced a bad black CPS with the International blue one
Horrible idle extremely bad cold starting
Replace the blue with a Ford Gray, better idling and way better cold starts
also swapped from 15W40 to 5W40 oil
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Old 01-21-2013, 07:11 AM
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That's just the Grey replacement (it's not Blue) Ford swapped everybody to in the recall and the standard replacement they use today.

Here's a good comparison of them all -> Black, Grey, & Dark Blue Cam Position Sensor Perdels Test - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
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