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Old 01-28-2011, 09:15 PM
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bad starting 6.0

my buddy has a 2004 6.0 and says when its cold it starts like crap. runs like its low on oil clangs and shack all to beat heck. but then when warm it runs just fine. what got this be?
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Old 01-28-2011, 09:55 PM
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try rev-x and what type of oil does he use?
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Could be FICM, injector stiction, or just weak batteries. It is hard to tell without codes.
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Old 01-29-2011, 01:17 PM
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whats ficm?
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Old 01-29-2011, 01:20 PM
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It is the brain for the injectors. He could do a voltage test to rule out the FICM. If I had my laptop I could actually find you a link to the how to thread.
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Old 01-29-2011, 01:26 PM
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well if ya wouldnt have ruined ur laptop
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