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What are the signs of a turbo sticking or one that needs cleaned?

Truck runs great soon as its warmed up good. Until then it just kinda acts like a miss or bad fuel but its neither. So I was wondering would that be the turbo maybe?
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its injectors sticking , have you had the latest reflash for that concern , if not do it

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when i took it to ford for my injector a while ago they said none of them were sticking and had the latest update on it.
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I had the latest flash done on my truck and still the same problem?? No cel either
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its injectors sticking , have you had the latest reflash for that concern , if not do it
if the inj are sticking will it make the sound at idle too, or just under throttle

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Truck runs great soon as its warmed up good. Until then it just kinda acts like a miss or bad fuel but its neither. So I was wondering would that be the turbo maybe?
do you run a fuel additive like lucas or Amsoil? Both sure smooth up my truck

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