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post #1 of 10 Old 01-27-2008, 09:54 AM Thread Starter
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engine light on/ nopower

i was pulling into a parking lot & went to pull into a stall
the truck started to run very rough & i also loss power
any help or ideas would be great
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post #2 of 10 Old 01-27-2008, 10:03 AM
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Going to need more information? What year truck? Read the codes? 7.3 or 6.0, Recent fuel filter or oil change?

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if you have the 7.3, i am thinking the under valve cover electrical harness.

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changed the fuel filter changed cps 7.3 2001
what am i look for under the valve covers
burnt wires
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where the wires for the glow plugs and fuel injectors go through the valve cover there is a plug on the inside that is know for coming unplugged. ford makes a kit to keep it from hapening but we fixed ours with a zip tie and never had anymore trouble. have you scanned for codes?

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2001 7.3 do not have any code yet
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lights on but no codes?

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i checked those plugs they were good do not have acode reader
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You will need to scan for codes. Autozone and places like that usually won't be able to help you.

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you pulled both valve vovers and checked the inside plugs? hmmmm there went my guess. i think you have to get it scanned

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