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Forum: General Diesel Discussion   11-30-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 118
Posted By tomshep
Mine was an 02 2 WD and there was nothing. I...

Mine was an 02 2 WD and there was nothing. I actually mounted my XM Receiver screen in that location back when they were a stand-alone unit.

Tom
Forum: General Diesel Discussion   11-23-2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By tomshep
I need to check mine. After your repair I...

I need to check mine.

After your repair I would add some clear tape film in those areas to avoid it in the future.

Tom
Forum: General Diesel Discussion   11-23-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By tomshep
Is this a dealer-only part? No aftermarket? ...

Is this a dealer-only part? No aftermarket?

Tom
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   11-03-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,201
Posted By tomshep
I am running the Diesel Site dual filter kit on...

I am running the Diesel Site dual filter kit on my 14. When I spoke to them they did state it was 2 microns filtration. When I asked why so low they stated it would not allow water to pass. I...
Forum: 6.7 Problems Forum (2011-2016)   10-29-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By tomshep
Mine also picked up a high pitch whine at higher...

Mine also picked up a high pitch whine at higher boost with the pipe. Not worrying about it.

Tom
Forum: Dually Discussion   10-29-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 7
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Views: 145
Posted By tomshep
It wouldn't be 2.50. My guess is it turned 3.5...

It wouldn't be 2.50. My guess is it turned 3.5 times. Make sure you rotate the wheel one full rotation. I normally use the valve stem and start with it down at 6 o'clock. A chalk mark on the...
Forum: Diesel Diagnostics   10-28-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 67
Posted By tomshep
Research CPS failing. Tom

Research CPS failing.

Tom
Forum: Dually Discussion   10-23-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
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Views: 145
Posted By tomshep
Jack the rear end up so you can spin the rear...

Jack the rear end up so you can spin the rear wheels. Tranny in neutral. Mark the driveshaft with a chalk mark. Spin the tire one revolution and count the number of times the driveshaft rotates. ...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   10-20-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By tomshep
You need to research using the OEM bed plug. ...

You need to research using the OEM bed plug. Search on ebay. I believe it is offered with a T-connector that goes right in your OEM harness and spacer for the 7 pin plug in the bed.

Tom
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Brakes   10-19-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 361
Posted By tomshep
I'm sorry, but I wouldn't tow a gooseneck,...

I'm sorry, but I wouldn't tow a gooseneck, meaning some substantial pin weight, with spacers on a Dually. These trucks are meant to carry weight but by adding spacers you are adding a variable of...
Forum: Powerstroke.org Builds & Projects   10-14-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By tomshep
You need to get rid of the black funnel pick-up...

You need to get rid of the black funnel pick-up in the tank. It will eventually get brittle and fall apart. The Hutch mod gets rid of the mixer and pick-up but you need an aftermarket filter...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Brakes   10-14-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 125
Posted By tomshep
As long as the stud threads are extending past...

As long as the stud threads are extending past the lug you are getting full engagement. My only comment would be make sure you are going to the property torque specification. These lugs aren't your...
Forum: Diesel Diagnostics   10-14-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 125
Posted By tomshep
You need to drop the tank and check the pickup. ...

You need to drop the tank and check the pickup. There is a black funnel-shaped pickup that becomes brittle and crumbles and gets sucked into the pickup tube. It will seem like the truck is running...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   10-12-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,572
Posted By tomshep
I would think as more of these trucks age and the...

I would think as more of these trucks age and the need increases, the supply will come. Especially if they are doing this for the prior generation.

Tom
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   10-09-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,572
Posted By tomshep
My understanding is the sensors were removed for...

My understanding is the sensors were removed for access to the various areas of the filter and then the rods/tools were used to put the cleaning fluid into the filter so it was in all areas. Then,...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   10-09-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By tomshep
Going Lighter Springs-Need Advice

Well, in my efforts to get my 14 XLT 2WD Dually to ride better, I am going to put lighter springs in it. I have the 14,000 GVWR spring package and I simply don't need that capacity. I bumper pull,...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   10-06-2019, 12:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,572
Posted By tomshep
Servicing DPF

I was visiting with a friend that has a mechanics shop and he is into Ford diesels. He was telling me one of his reps told him about a kit that is close to being available to the public that is...
Forum: General Diesel Discussion   10-02-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By tomshep
You have something seriously wrong to have the...

You have something seriously wrong to have the grunge in your aux tank. It appears to be a steel tank. You have either picked up water when getting fuel or it has leaked in. My guess would be rust...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   09-15-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 350
Posted By tomshep
The odd thing to me is a fleet vehicle with JUST...

The odd thing to me is a fleet vehicle with JUST 33,000 miles. Normally they put a lot of miles on them and then get rid of them, not with low miles.

You should be able to take the VIN to a...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Brakes   09-14-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 163
Posted By tomshep
I had an 02 dually and now a 14 dually. The...

I had an 02 dually and now a 14 dually. The valve stems had to be clocked so the stems were in the same location. I could get to the inside and outside with an angled head air chuck and gauge. The...
Forum: Suspension & Steering   09-14-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By tomshep
Do some research on a Ford parts website and look...

Do some research on a Ford parts website and look up springs and compare the part numbers. I have also considered this. My truck has maximum front and rear springs. I was going to do some checking...
Forum: General Diesel Discussion   09-14-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By tomshep
You aren't under warranty? Tom

You aren't under warranty?

Tom
Forum: Dually Discussion   08-31-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 104
Posted By tomshep
You sure there isn't an extra rubber seal from...

You sure there isn't an extra rubber seal from the old filter stuck to the motor?

Tom
Forum: Dually Discussion   08-22-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 19,683
Posted By tomshep
Yep, agree. If you are wearing the outside edge...

Yep, agree. If you are wearing the outside edge of the front tires you are toed in. In other words, the front tires are aimed towards each other (slightly) instead of being close to parallel.
...
Forum: General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)   08-16-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By tomshep
From experience, don't leave the battery clamp...

From experience, don't leave the battery clamp corroded. They are very thin and cheap compared to the old clamps used on post batteries. The clamp can and will corrode through and then you will be...
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