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Old 09-07-2007, 06:55 PM
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Hunting on startup.

Anybody with an 08 6.4 notice some "hunting" when the truck is first started and idling? Takes a couple minutes before mine smooths out. Comments? Concerns?
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Old 09-09-2007, 03:29 PM
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If it's in regen mode at startup, it will hunt around. Otherwise, the idle should stay steady.
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Old 09-09-2007, 04:02 PM
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Ya but it does this on every cold startup so I doubt it is in regen mode every time!!
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Old 09-10-2007, 02:25 AM
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You're right, that's not regen then.
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Old 09-10-2007, 02:54 AM
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i dont have an 08, but when its real cold out mine will stumble a bit too. just for a few then smooths right out!
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Old 09-12-2007, 01:49 AM
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I could see maybe if it was -30 outside, but its not that cold yet. Only about 2 or 3 outside.
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Old 09-12-2007, 01:06 PM
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Jimney Crickets, where is it 2 or 3 outside right now?

It is in the cool 90's here in TX.
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Old 09-12-2007, 10:19 PM
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Lol northern Canada. It snowed here on monday
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