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location of engine block heater plug

Hello all,

Just bought my first diesel truck ('06 6.0L) and cannot locate where I plug it in on cold nights. Also what temperatures should I be plugging it in at? Can anyone help?

P.S. The truck has been nothing but great!!!!!!!
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most all 06 truck are equipped with block heaters but do not come with cords i had ford install one for i think was $ 100. seems stupid to me but what do i know! and i always plug mine in if lower than 20 degrees
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If your truck has the cord look behind the passenger side tow hook in between the bumper and the radiator. If the temps dip below 30 it helps to plug it in. Post up if ya find it!

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Yep that is where I found mine.

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Thanks guys...I will be looking and will let you know if I have any luck. I am loving this truck so far...will try to get some pics up for ya.
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Just look for the 110v plug. Dont be afraid, jus get under it.
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