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post #1 of 38 Old 04-21-2009, 05:15 PM Thread Starter
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7.3L DYI High Idle?

title says it all...I'm doing the F-650 dash mod and I have a high idle switch i wanna hook up.

Any ideas?

*i have a switch, but what needs to be done in terms of wiring...

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I just noticed I wrote DYI instead of DIY

And Tyler, you're a big help man

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Apparently (heard this, not sure if it's true) in the 6.0L you hook up one wire to a switch and then you have a high idle. Is it that easy for the 7.3?

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I expiramented a bit with mine, only way it would work is with a on/off switch, and a potientometer with a resistor wired inline.

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Those Contura switches I was talking about...that's what I'd like to wire it to. Could it work with that, blue oval?

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Hold on matt, i got a schematic for it you can use. Let me dig it up.

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sweeet, sounds good man!

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