06 Blues - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 09-23-2009, 07:47 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
06 Blues

Hi All, I got a stumper, drove my 03 6.0 to the butcher shop did my shopping, came out went to start my truck ,spun over like it should for a bout 10 seconds and all of a sudden the motor slowed down to bearly nothing and stopped like it was tight. tried it again and wouldn't even make a revolution, checked batteries all good, changed starter just to make me feel better, still the same, seems like a bearing got tight in the engine, any help would be appreciated.
bookie53 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 09-23-2009, 08:40 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Molalla, Oregon
Posts: 957
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I would load test the batteries to eliminate that possibility, test voltage at starter with key in start position, ect.might have hydro locked due to a coolant leak at egr cooler or worse, could have hydro'd due to a failed injector. try to bar the engine over at the crank dampner bolt, if it does not move, remove glow plugs and try to HAND turn it again. try to avoid cranking it with the starter until you've determined that it isnt hydro locked. the results could be ugly, hope this helps

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Robsr is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

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

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome