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  1. General 6.4L Discussion
    I am thinking about buying an '08 F350 with 189,600 miles on it for $18,000. I am wondering whether this is a good idea... Had my '06 F350 engine fail 8 months after buying it so I want to be cautious about this purchase and get some advice. Features on '08 F350: -6" engineered lift (done at...
  2. General 6.4L Discussion
    I recently purchased my first ever diesel engine pickup, a 2008 Ford, F350, 6.4L, 2x4, DRW, Cab/Chassis, Crew Cab. It had 67,000 miles on it when I purchased it from the original owner who used it as a crew truck in the oil field. It is all stock with no modifications to the engine, body, or...
  3. 6.4 Motor Problems
    I have a '08 F250 with SCT tuner. Also, has DPF/ EGR Blocked. It has run great for 145k miles. On a recent trip it developed a TICK. Had it checked & they replaced 2 pulleys. Tick became intermittent. Had another shop run BG flush through it. Engine RUNS great... no TICK. Then it came back on...
  4. 6.4L Problems Forum
    looking for help on swapping out a 5r110 out of an 08 6.4l and installing a 4r100 from Brain at BTS. looking for any info on the difficulty of completing the swap and as much info as possible on tuning the new pcs to run in the 6.4l. looking to get more into tuning, so helpful tips that can get...
  5. General 6.4L Discussion
    I have Ford F350 dulley the Drain Water Seperator light keep coming on my dash i tried everything i did read here and on other webs 1- I did Drain Water Seperator but the light came back on 2- Changed the Fuel filters but the light came back on 3- Dropped the tank and cleaned it frash fuel...
  6. 6.4L Problems Forum
    I have a 2008 6.4l, we are blowing white smoke. We have replaced the DPF, we have taken the EGR coolers off and had them tested by Ford and had pressure tests done to ensure that we do not have a blown head gasket. All computer testing passed including the compression testing, but we are...
  7. 6.4L Problems Forum
    We have a 2008 F-250 6.4 Diesel with 17,000 miles on it, We bought it in Feb. 2009. Our problems started around 10,000 miles with a broken Steering gear and a replacement of 7 of the 8 fuel injectors needing to be replaced due to a recall, In the shop a little over a week that time. Get it back...
  8. Diesel Diagnostics
    My 6.4L also "cleans exhaust filter" pretty much every other time i drive it. When it happens i follow all the rules try to get on the highway and run through the cycle. However when it happens im usually in traffic and when im stopped a lovely cloud of heavenly smelling smoke comes from under...
  9. Diesel Diagnostics
    Whats up everyone i'm new to this. I have an 08 f-350 6.4L which had a banks air intake and a bully dog Programmer. The EGR valve went. Ford tells me its because of the banks air intake and that it lowers the EGTs so much that the fuel isn't being burned properly. Anyone else have this problem...
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