What can I ask Ford????? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-30-2013, 03:32 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
What can I ask Ford?????

Looking at a nice clean 06 2 owner local trade at Ford. No 5thwheel, bed is clean with a Leer cap.
Can you all help with a list of Diagnostics I can ask the Ford Dealer to run before committing to buy it?
Its got 236K CCLB trying to get it for $11K
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 11-30-2013, 08:02 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Any Ford techs that know the magic questions I can ask Ford?

Quote:
Originally Posted by racerx250 View Post
Looking at a nice clean 06 2 owner local trade at Ford. No 5thwheel, bed is clean with a Leer cap.
Can you all help with a list of Diagnostics I can ask the Ford Dealer to run before committing to buy it?
Its got 236K CCLB trying to get it for $11K
You use the Diagn equipment at work so can some one spell the formula ?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 12-05-2013, 05:33 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
anybody Out there that works on 6.0 all day long at Ford?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 12-05-2013, 10:30 AM
Member
 

Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 35
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I am not a mechanic but you might start by asking for an Oasis report (will show any dealer performed maintenance including problem fixes).
Jack
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 12-05-2013, 11:08 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4,537
Thanks: 4
Thanked 24 Times in 23 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jack65K View Post
I am not a mechanic but you might start by asking for an Oasis report (will show any dealer performed maintenance including problem fixes).
Jack
that and carfax is about all. and read the before buying part here What to look for when buying a used 6.0L
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 12-05-2013, 12:27 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thanks! Oasis yes … and Thanks for that post…. I even read the post from NYC F350 member.
Oil cooler and EGR cooler service PDF files and notes

I bought the 30 psi gauge at harbor freight in order to hook to degas bottle to see if it blows beyond the 16 psi. Thats going to let me know if there is a blown he'd gasket.

But I was looking for stuff that can be checked by the dealer with their expensive scanners / & laptop programs that they use to trouble shoot your rig when you show up with a problem. Example injector flow pressure, fuel rail pressure/ … Etc… Things like that.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 12-06-2013, 07:31 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
So Am I nuts and no answer is the right answer to my question? or is the new owners AutoGuide.com made this place a vacant lot?????

What happened to the SPIRIT?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 12-06-2013, 08:01 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I really don't think its cool to ask for an Oasis for every truck I see. But would of liked to put ford up against their used trucks for sale. Face it they have the techno tools ….So can some hot shot please spell the formula? Or does every 6.0 owner need to face the fact that it needs soil cooler/egr delete/ new injectors . just to not get stuck down the road with the family? Come on people! Btw wonder where all the helpful members gone to?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 12-06-2013, 08:35 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ by the GWBridge & N.E. PA
Posts: 96
Thanks: 4
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Sorry Buds! I lost it for a minute. I know some tech in the premium member side has the answer. Just want to check the 6.0 out real good before buying it. Really trying to end up with the 6 more inches if leg room rather than calling it quits and going cummins . thats all folks
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #10  
Old 12-07-2013, 01:47 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: cincinnati
Posts: 447
Thanks: 3
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I wouldn't pay 11k for a 6.0 with 236k regardless of current mechanical state, my 7.3 only had 158k and was 10.

You almost have to know the person who owned it previously in order to bypass a full report on it. Too many people gave the 6.0's a bad name because they bought a brand new truck spent $900 bucks(at the time) on a tuner set it to 150+ hp and beat the breaks off it until they blew something up.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 03:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors