NO Cruise ????? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 8 Old 03-27-2012, 07:12 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 27
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
NO Cruise ?????

Well I bought my truck drove it 140 miles home. Used the Cruise till we stopped for fuel. Got back on the interstate and nothing, NO cruise??? Well it has worked several times since, and not worked several times also. Well the last 4 or 5 times it won't work at all. I got out the manual and there is no fuse for the Speed control???? I took the buttons off the wheel and checked the wires, and found nothing??? Any ideas guys???

The only other think I can think of that may be connected or not. Behind the passenger side battery there is an oval shaped canister that has 2 nipples on it next to the fire wall pointing straight up. One is marked VAC the other nothing. There is no hose plugged into either one of them. But I thought all the new speed control was electronic not vacuum. THANKS HOOVY
HOOVY is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 8 Old 03-27-2012, 09:48 PM
Compression Ignition Addict

 
still runs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: out side chambersburg
Posts: 492
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
it is electric and its a pain i had the same issue with our van it worked when it wanted to or i had to keep hit the set button over and over... now it works just fine like nothing ever happen pull the conections and spray them with electrical cleaner hell im not even sure where that all goes on these trucks since there tbw and tbc throttle by wire and throttle by cable

arp studs and all new gasgets
blue spring.... its really blue
full egr delete
Bts tranny
coolant bypass and fillters
rotella red elc
cummings 5.9l banjo bolts
4 inch turbo back
Custom tunes by spe
2.7 leveling kit



next on the list
new injector$ $$$$$
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

regulated fuel return
ficm & ecm to php along with my evo to be flashed
and half in my 401k lol
still have my 401k all of it
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

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

SYLSOS


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
still runs is offline  
post #3 of 8 Old 03-28-2012, 05:39 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Deerfield, VA
Posts: 434
Thanks: 8
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by HOOVY View Post
Well I bought my truck drove it 140 miles home. Used the Cruise till we stopped for fuel. Got back on the interstate and nothing, NO cruise??? Well it has worked several times since, and not worked several times also. Well the last 4 or 5 times it won't work at all. I got out the manual and there is no fuse for the Speed control???? I took the buttons off the wheel and checked the wires, and found nothing??? Any ideas guys???

The only other think I can think of that may be connected or not. Behind the passenger side battery there is an oval shaped canister that has 2 nipples on it next to the fire wall pointing straight up. One is marked VAC the other nothing. There is no hose plugged into either one of them. But I thought all the new speed control was electronic not vacuum. THANKS HOOVY
Hoovy, give me your year and model, I have access to the workshop manuals online, (my son's a tech) I can send you the section on diagnostics.
And if you are "THE HOOVY" who lives near me in VA, bring her down to my garage, I'm sure we can sort it out.

John

2004 F-250 XLT- FX4 - 4X4, Supercab, 8' bed, BRIGHT RED, Flint Gray Interior, 6.0 Torqshift
Sinister EGR Delete
Rotella ELC
Gutted throttle body
Coolant filter
Stator delete
Blue spring, 6.4 banjos
NChornet CCV mod
Rotella 5W-40 T-6 oil, Motorcraft filters
EDGE CTS monitor

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

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
DELTAJOHN is offline  
post #4 of 8 Old 03-28-2012, 04:58 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 27
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
WELL WHAT DO YA KNOW ???

Big John, how are ya pal? Hope you are recovered from your operations

My truck is a CC 06 F250, may have to take you up on that. My EGR keeps lighting my engine light, my super chip pgmr will clear it but it keeps coming back. Guess I need to ditch the SC and buy a better programer,any suggestions??

Riding any yet? I had mine out once. Just went back to work on the mon a week ago. Getting up at 5am stinks THANKS HOOVY
HOOVY is offline  
post #5 of 8 Old 03-28-2012, 06:01 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 574
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
My truck did the same thing, sometimes cruise would work and then it wouldnt. Then the horn started doing the same, sometimes it would work then it wouldnt. Turned out it was the clockspring in the steering column.
DENALI is offline  
post #6 of 8 Old 03-30-2012, 06:10 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Deerfield, VA
Posts: 434
Thanks: 8
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Hoovy,
I'm doing an EGR delete on my cousin's '03 6.0 at the end of June, I've got the setup, (topside creeper tools, garage) and been-there done-that on my '04.
Let me know, we can do yours if you have time.

I'm not using a tune, I'm still stock, I'm happy with the power..............and the mileage, 22 mpg unloaded highway! I'll see how it does pulling our travel trailer, hopefully I can get 12 to 14 towing. I'd be thrilled!

I rode the RC 51 today from home to W'boro, literally froze my azz off!!!!! BUT
I still can't get the GRIN: off my face, I LOVE THAT BIKE!!!! it can't get REALLY WARM fast enough to suit me!

Take care, John

BTW, that makes 3 forums we've "met" on Corvette, RC 51, now Powerstroke

2004 F-250 XLT- FX4 - 4X4, Supercab, 8' bed, BRIGHT RED, Flint Gray Interior, 6.0 Torqshift
Sinister EGR Delete
Rotella ELC
Gutted throttle body
Coolant filter
Stator delete
Blue spring, 6.4 banjos
NChornet CCV mod
Rotella 5W-40 T-6 oil, Motorcraft filters
EDGE CTS monitor

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

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
DELTAJOHN is offline  
post #7 of 8 Old 03-31-2012, 09:48 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 27
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Realy Cool

I thought the same thing after I read your post, funny. Wanted to ride today but looks like rain. I'll just wait.

Man that is great millage . I took mine to Richmond yesterday and got 16.2 according to the dash read out.

Ride with you soon HOOVY
HOOVY is offline  
post #8 of 8 Old 03-31-2012, 07:53 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
black haze's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Stouffville
Posts: 25
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by HOOVY View Post
Well I bought my truck drove it 140 miles home. Used the Cruise till we stopped for fuel. Got back on the interstate and nothing, NO cruise??? Well it has worked several times since, and not worked several times also. Well the last 4 or 5 times it won't work at all. I got out the manual and there is no fuse for the Speed control???? I took the buttons off the wheel and checked the wires, and found nothing??? Any ideas guys???

The only other think I can think of that may be connected or not. Behind the passenger side battery there is an oval shaped canister that has 2 nipples on it next to the fire wall pointing straight up. One is marked VAC the other nothing. There is no hose plugged into either one of them. But I thought all the new speed control was electronic not vacuum. THANKS HOOVY
my trucks cruise stopped working and it turned out that the fuse for the horn also is the fuse for the cruise control and nowhere could i find that out the only reason i figured it out is because i checked into why my phone didnt work. im a ford tech and even the wiring diagrams i have access to didnt show that the cruise was fused through the horn fuse

Blue Spring Kit
6.4 Banjo bolts
home made Coolant Filter
EGR Delete
ELC Coolant
South Bend Clutch (had nothing but bad luck)
Edge Juice With Attitude
4 Gauge Pillar with Boost and Pyrometer. Fuel Pressure and oil Pressure to come
2011 interior door panels
33" General Grabbers
black haze is offline  
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:
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:
OR

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
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