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Question Block heater

Might be a dumb quiestion but do I need a block heater on my 06 powerstroke.This morning when I got up the temp here was about 5 outside.
I don't know anything about them or how to install.Any info would help thanks

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soon to have spare bed tire mount same rim and tire
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post #2 of 8 Old 01-26-2007, 05:26 PM
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A Delaware truck

should have one on it from the factory. I would use it. I use mine below 40 just to aid in warming it up. I dont like to take off with a cold engine and I dont like letting it sit for ever idling.
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You prolly already have one. The plug in is prolly tucked behind the front bumper. They are nice when it's cold because when you get in it's already warm. Increase your fuel milage too because it cuts down on the warm up idle time in the morning

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Cord

6.0 heater cords run up the Passenger side frame rail. You can see them from the wheel well. Then like DJ said you will find it behind the bumper.
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Thanks all I'll look in my bumper.I havent seen one but then again I really havent been lookin for it.

2006 f-250 supercab
8" superlift new rear leafs no blocks
dual stabalizer superlift
20" american racing rims
wraped with 38"x15.5" mickey thomson MTZ
manic light bar on front with kc lights
Bushwacker pocket flares
Banks six gun tuner with PDA and 4" turbo back exaust
soon to have spare bed tire mount same rim and tire
light bar for bed and more kc lights
super lift track bars
nurf bar running steps
and banks innercooler

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You have one - Ford only provides the cord as a standard feature in a couple of states. Here is a link to where I bought my cord the other day.


Heater Cord

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Thanks for the link on the cord you saved me about 70bucks dealer wanted 90 dollars for it

2006 f-250 supercab
8" superlift new rear leafs no blocks
dual stabalizer superlift
20" american racing rims
wraped with 38"x15.5" mickey thomson MTZ
manic light bar on front with kc lights
Bushwacker pocket flares
Banks six gun tuner with PDA and 4" turbo back exaust
soon to have spare bed tire mount same rim and tire
light bar for bed and more kc lights
super lift track bars
nurf bar running steps
and banks innercooler

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Glad I could help! Mine came in Friday - I'm going out to install it here in a little while.

'05 F250, CC, FX4, 6.0 PSD
sct x4
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
DJ's FUEL+ - Fuel Pressure Intensifier
Nitrous Express NXd Stacker
Snow Performance Stage III Water/Meth Kit
ARP Studs
MBRP 4" Turbo Back w/ no Muffler & no Cat
DashBoss on my iPad
ISSPRO Gauges in Triple A-Pillar
High Idle Mod
Iron Horse Front Bumper Replacement
12,000LB MileMarker Winch
2000Watt Power Inverter
Viper 5901 Remote Start/Alarm
Pioneer Avic-D3 Stereo/Nav
Train Horns!
Valentine 1
Velvet ride shackles
RockStars on 33's
Big azz dent from a blown tire.
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