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  1. Need help diagnosing a temperamental trans

    6.0 Trannie problems
    Hey, I am a reoccurring visitor but first time poster on this forum so please excuse any rookie mistakes I might make! I have a 2005 F-350 (the one in my avatar) and the transmission is acting up and has me and a few others scratching our heads. To start off the tow/haul light is flashing but...
  2. Throttle Cutting Out Under Acceleration

    6.0 Motor problems
    I have a 04 6.0 that continues to give me fits. It started to do this about 3 months ago but just recently has got worse. It started the other day when i was pulling my camp trailer and a intercooler boot popped. Ill start the pickup and it starts fine. Sometimes it will start and run for a few...
  3. 6.0 intermittent turbo noise and loss of boost without codes

    6.0 Motor problems
    Hey guys I have a mostly stock 07 6.0 with 125k thats always run like a champ and today I was driving to a friends house and as I was accelerating a loud grinding/spinning type of noise came from under the hood so I pulled over and looked and didn't see anything that looked out of the ordinary...
  4. Asheville Engine on Performance TV & NBC Sports

    General 6.0L Discussion
    First let me say "Thank You" for all of the positive feedback. I didn't know exactly where to post this but since the 6.0 Powerstroke is about 90% of our business, I thought this would be a good spot. Performance TV contacted us a couple weeks ago because they wanted to add some diesel...
  5. Fuel pressure help!!!

    6.0 Motor problems
    I have 04 f350 with 105,000 miles and I decided to replace the fuel pump because it was getting tired, showing around 48psi with the blue spring upgrade (Side note) I have the glowshift maxtow fuel pressure gauge and it has been acting strange the average pressure on it is around 48psi but...
  6. 6.0 lagging bad!

    6.0L Problems Forum
    03 6.0 turbo lag I have a 2003 6.0 and have recently started having trouble with laggy response on my throttle. When i start the truck up and take it down the road i can sometimes have my foot up to 75% into the petal before it will decide to take off properly, the truck will be accelerating...
  7. Engine vibration

    6.0L Problems Forum
    I have a 2003 6.0 and noticed a few days ago that I have developed a vibration from what I think is coming from my engine. This is extremely noticable until the truck is warmed up at about 1500-2200 rpms and almost feels like it is missing out. Once the truck is warm it just has the vibration...
  8. Bad humming sound when I let off of the Gas?

    6.0 Motor problems
    Coming home from work last night in my 05 f250, I let off of the gas and heard a really bad humming/roaring sound. I really have no clue what this could be except for the turbo. Any ideas? I also know that it doesnt make this noise when im idleing and rev it, i think its because it doesnt build...
  9. Is this 6.0 worth it

    General 6.0L Discussion
    I have an 05 6.0 with 113k lifted on 37s. Only aftermarket parts are straight pipe cold air intake and about to install egr delete this weekend. Also has flashpaq economy tune getting 18mpg and will still smoke the 37s. My question is should I really worry about the head gaskets and studs like...
  10. 6.0 glow plug need help

    6.0L Problems Forum
    Hey powerstrokers i have a 2004 6.0 and my bully dog gauge tuner threw diagnostic codes for cylinder 8 and 2 glow plugs so i bought two glow plugs and got them changed and still says same thing any help
  11. Need Help Diesel Newby here

    6.0L Problems Forum
    I have a 2004 F250 with the 6.0 diesel. I noticed a coolant leak behind the front passenger tire. It only leaks after I have driven the truck. When I looked underneath it looks like the leak is above where the starter and engine block warmer are. It's a slow leak but I've lost a little more...
  12. what to do.... please help.

    6.0 Motor problems
    ok i will try to make this short. let me first say that im 16 and still in highschool and love everything about diesel trucks and ilove ford always will. i am planning on going to school to be a diesel tech. i learned almost everything about powerstrokes on this site . thank you for giving me...
  13. Rough Idle and driving

    6.0 Motor problems
    Hello, I've had my powerstroke for 3 years and have replaced EGR cooler(put in delete kit), head gaskets, FICM, oil cooler, radiator, and high pressure oil pump. It is a 2004 F-250 6.0 Crew Cab. For the longest time and it happens randomly my truck allowing it to idle for a while( doesn't...
  14. Does this sound right?

    General 6.0L Discussion
    Lucky me, I've got blown head gaskets on my 06 6.0L! Just turned 80,000 miles. I called a local shop that specializes in Powerstrokes, they told me it would be $2600 in Labor plus parts. They also said I could count on replacing the heads at $1300 each because 90% of the time they are...
  15. Bought Quigley and problems are evident

    E-Series Van Discussion
    Whats up gents. I just bought a 2006 Ford e350 Quigley with the 6.0 ps. This is my first diesel. I live in alabama and bought the vehicle from ny( originally a florida vehicle). Van looks great. I flew my dad, who lives in nashville, to ny last week to pick it up and am already having problems...
  16. Is a 6.0 worth the headache?

    E-Series Van Discussion
    Hello everyone, I am currently looking for a work van for a part time business I run. I originally had been looking at 2005 E350 6.0 PSD's with around 100k miles, but after seeing so many complaints about them online I am not sure. More specifically, I wonder if this is an inherent problem...