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motor grenaded Y?

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pulling 10-11,000 lbs 68 mph 6spd so 1950 rpms
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out of blue BAM!
chucks a rod out the oil pan drivers side rear cylinder
the hole was on pass. side near pan rail around starter area
had been pulling good so far I had that load on for 120 miles before it happened
oil pressure was good. oil level was at add mark when I stopped
so no problems there. WTF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm really upset about this
not to mention the 150 mile ride home with a wrecker.
Why would this happen. I wasn't even going up a grade. power turned down as low as it goes which is about 120-130 over stock.
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What engine?

Turned down to 120-130, if you've run it hard on the higher settings, it could have weakened the rods and they just decided to leave.

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what year 7.3? forged rods or pmr's

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99 powerstroke built dec 98
never towed turned up
never got a chance to sled pull with injectors
motor wasn't even working hard
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for what it will cost to fix the engine in there right now i can put a p-puped cummins in. i think i might do that. any one want to buy a hpop and injectors
i got a clutch and fly wheel too.
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for what it will cost to fix the engine in there right now i can put a p-puped cummins in. i think i might do that. any one want to buy a hpop and injectors
i got a clutch and fly wheel too.
I got a 97 3500 with a 12v p=pump cummins for sale. 300k miles. asking 6k.

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You weren't in 80e were you?



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PMR = JUNK

 
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