4.5l powerstroke v6 - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
General Diesel Discussion Discuss everything else pertaining to Diesel Pickups.

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 07:45 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
blowinsmoke4life's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Fort Wainwright
Posts: 1,487
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Garage
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Send a message via AIM to blowinsmoke4life
4.5l powerstroke v6

I was coming home today and i was right next to a Ford LCF which is usually a flat front small box truck. I heard it clattering and knew it was a diesel. And at my amazement it said 4.5l powerstroke compound turbo v6. I had no idea ford/international made this engine. And why they dont put it in other vehicles. As soon as i got home i looked it up and found out it made 200hp and 440lb-ft of torque. i dont know if i;ve juus been oblivious and everybody alreadt knows about it but if not i thought you guys would lik to kno seeing if it was more available it would make a great engine to swap into different vehicles. diesel powered mustangs anyone???




1999 F250 CC SB 4x4 4r100 ts chip w/ php tunes
1989 F350 CC LB 4X4 N/A 7.3l IDI zf5 swapped and rebuilt engine in. sold
blowinsmoke4life is offline  
post #2 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 07:48 AM
Powerstroke.org Sponsor
 
NotStock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Tucson, AZ
Posts: 1,593
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 6
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Wow, thats pretty cool. I too had no idea, so you are not alone!! Those are decent numbers for a stock non tuned V6. That would make a sweet swap into a jeep too

Precision Metal Fab
Trevor Hall
(520)465-7971
www.pmfsuspension.com
NotStock is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 07:51 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
blowinsmoke4life's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Fort Wainwright
Posts: 1,487
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Garage
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Send a message via AIM to blowinsmoke4life
yeah it has the same capabilities as chevy's 4,5l duramax yuo could even hav it as an option on all the full size suv's, trucks, heck even minivans if you can fit it.


1999 F250 CC SB 4x4 4r100 ts chip w/ php tunes
1989 F350 CC LB 4X4 N/A 7.3l IDI zf5 swapped and rebuilt engine in. sold
blowinsmoke4life is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 07:54 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Kill Devil Hills, NC
Posts: 4,439
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Samurai engine swap


HunterJ is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 07:58 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: America
Posts: 6,782
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I've know about that for a long time. Rether those motors are hit or miss.
2005F250 is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 08:00 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
scagmanf350's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 457
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
yeah this engine was suppose to go into the f150 in 07' I believe but with the navistar fall out ford only put it in the LCF. Also I think another reason ford decided against this motor was that it was a v6 instead of a v8 platform.

1999 Ford F350 Crew Cab Dually 4WD 7.3 Powerstroke
scagmanf350 is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 12-02-2008, 01:39 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Farmertom390's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 1,112
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I drove one of those for work when I was delivering beds. It blew a head gasket and left me stranded in south central Ohio for Hours. Ideal Lease is where it was from and they were not very helpful on retrieving it. Filled it with water twice and drove it 80 miles to the nearest open U-haul and dropped it off for a GMC top kick.

Anyhow story aside it moved that little box truck pretty good until she popped.

T.J. Flynn -
05 Quad Cab short bed 6.0 auto 4x4 XLT Sport. 6" Fabtech lift, 36x15.50 Dick Cepek FC-II on 18x10 Chrome D-Backs, OEM Flares Line X, Recon Markers and tails, tint, 5" FBD turbo back. Auto meter Gauges, SCT with Innovative tunes, HD heads, Billet grille, Zoodad....

Location: Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Farmertom390 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 On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome