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post #1 of 10 Old 08-11-2013, 02:15 PM Thread Starter
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07 Ford 6.0 350 runs rough

My 07 Ford 6.0 350 runs rough when I first start up for the day. Lack of power and hesitates badly for about 2-3 miles until warm. I also notice when idling at a stop light it hesitates or runs a bit rough but not all the time. Getting less mpg than normal. Also had check engine go on for a day and went off and not back on since. 160,000 Miles.
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Could be your egr valve needs cleaning. Or its probably stiction. A dose of revx should tell you of that's the case.

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Thanks Jeff but what is revx?
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It's an oil additive. I had the same issues that you describe and revx pretty much cleared them up. There's another additive that gets some good reviews bit I have no experience with it. It's called hotshot secrets. It won't fix the problem only injector repair will do that. It that is on fact your engines problem.

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Okay, I just did oil change so I should add this to the oil and see if it works?
Can you recommend any injector solutions?
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Yes you can add it now. I suggest you talk to someone more knowledgeable about injectors.

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Thanks Jeff
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Found out today my truck has an electronic or electric egr valve. This changes the theory of oil treatment.
Any other ideas as to why running rough?
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What you found out changes nothing about the probability that your truck suffers from stiction. And that you should clean your egr valve. Good luck.

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Okay, Thanks Jeff
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