What a first year with the truck *NWS comedy* - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 11-14-2011, 09:38 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 12
Thanked 30 Times in 27 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
What a first year with the truck *NWS comedy*

First let me say that I love my truck and I wouldn't get rid of it. But out of all my cars/trucks/racecars/racebikes I have offically spent more on repairs in one year and I still have ijector issues that I will most likely replace them all and be done with it. This Not Work Safe song comes to mind

repair list

FICM half shell *with flash update*
4 ball joints
2 wheel joints
6 universal joints *front and rear*
rear drive shaft carrier bearing
brakes all around
2 front dust seals
EGR cooler
oil cooler
serp belt
belt pullys
CAT coolant
Restore cleaner
VC9 cleaner
Filters filters and more filters
and the small list goes on

2003 F350 6.0L KR CCLB DRW 4x4 auto - bone stock
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
Strategys, DAX0-1;TEC0-7
Ford Pilot injection

2005 F250 6.0L XLT CCLB 4x4 auto
Strategys, UPV1;URV0;CYH0-7
PowerMax-KTS 11 blade SP Billet
ARP studs, BPD EGR cooler, 04 uppipe
Banks intercooler system, Airaid Dropin
4" turbo back Magnaflow exhaust w/4" DP
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
SCT 3015
ID custom tunes
ID Pilot-Injection
ID FICM tune

Last edited by U235a4; 11-14-2011 at 09:43 AM.
U235a4 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 11-14-2011, 10:15 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Mr. Black's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: South Hill, Wa
Posts: 494
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Thanks: 6
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
How many miles do you have on that thing vs what "really" needed replacement?

A lot of your list looks like maintenance and not repairs.

2006 F350 Lariat, 6.0 PSD CC LB 4X4. 100k miles.
Wix coolant filter, Dynomax Ultraflow exhaust, cat mod, Edge Insight CS/with EGT. Sinister EGR delete, EGR cooler delete, up pipe. Looney Tune via SCT X4. S&B Intake.
Mag-Hytec transmission pan, 08 diff cover.
2" leveling kit. RS9000 Shocks. B&W Turnover Ball/ Companion Hitch. Airlift 5000 airbags.

2012 Heartland 5th wheel. 36' @ 12k pounds.

Mr. Black 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