Non-electric block heater - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 Old 10-23-2007, 12:28 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Non-electric block heater

I have a new F450 which I use to carry a 4000 lb truck camper. I'll be doing some camping in cold locations with no electric available. Does anyone have any experience with diesel fired block heaters on the super duty?

Thanks.
mike1600 is offline  
post #2 of 6 Old 10-23-2007, 12:33 PM
Powerstroke Techie

 
Clay Henry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,250
Thanks: 1
Thanked 20 Times in 18 Posts
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 25 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
a Webasto is the only one i know of. Google it and you'll find a website for it.
Someone else on hear posted about installing one of them and I just read it today...i'll see if i can find that thread.

EDIT> Found it!

LINK

2003 6.0 F350 dually on high cholesterol fuel (WVO)
2000 7.3 Excursion also on a high cholesterol fuel




Last edited by Clay Henry; 10-23-2007 at 12:37 PM.
Clay Henry is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 10-23-2007, 12:36 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thanks. I did a quick search and didn't find an references. Sorry if I opened an unnecessary thread.
mike1600 is offline  
post #4 of 6 Old 10-23-2007, 12:38 PM
Powerstroke Techie

 
Clay Henry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,250
Thanks: 1
Thanked 20 Times in 18 Posts
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 25 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
i edited my thread above with a link.

2003 6.0 F350 dually on high cholesterol fuel (WVO)
2000 7.3 Excursion also on a high cholesterol fuel



Clay Henry is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old 10-23-2007, 12:58 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Found it. Thanks. I'll check into the 'BlueHeat' unit.
mike1600 is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 11-11-2007, 04:09 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
jjames25's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 223
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
just to warn you i have heard about problem with the webasto's
on 6L motors
jjames25 is offline  
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