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  1. Hello from Dales Superstore!

    Introductions
    Greetings Powerstroke community! This is Tommy from Dales Superstore and boy am I excited to be here. Those of you that have shopped with us, nice to see you again and for those that haven't, I look forward to communicating with you. Well, it looks like things are really changing in the...
  2. $115 Off PreLoaded Tuners

    DP-Tuner
    This is a great deal you don't want to miss out on! Receive $115 OFF our 7.3l Infinity Preloaded Tuners! Infinity Preloaded (Large Screen) Infinity Mini Call 828-221-0076 Option 1 for Sales
  3. So... I bought an Excursion and here I am

    Introductions
    So just a couple of weeks short of a year ago I decided to make the jump and buy my first diesel. I've been a fan of the Excursions since they came out and have always wanted one. A friend of mine put his wife's for sale shortly after i got into the market... you guessed it, I bought that one...
  4. Auto to Manual Conversion

    Powerstroke.org Builds & Projects
    Okay Here's the issue- I have a 2001 F350 7.3L 4x4 Automatic Transmission. I want to switch to a manual transmission and I found a donor tranny at a decent price. However, I'm not sure it will work for my truck. The Transmission is a ZF6 out of a 2010 Gas F250. Ford PN is 7C34 7003 NC. What...
  5. Tool to remove fuel filter lid 2000 7.3L

    99-03 7.3 Motor Problems
    Howdy, I need to replace the fuel filter in a 2000 7.3L powerstroke, but I can not turn the lid by hand and the original OEM lid has no depression in the center for a socket wrench. The lid has raised ribs like spokes on a wheel and depressions around the outer diameter. Does Ford require...
  6. Service Engine Soon light randomly turns on and off

    99-03 7.3L Powerstroke Problems
    Hey, I have a '99 7.3 double cab swb 4x4. Lately, the service engine soon light has been intermittently coming on and turning off. There's no pattern to when it turns on or off. It will come on for a few seconds then turn off then maybe come on ten seconds later or maybe ten minutes later...
  7. For Sale: 2000 F250 4X4 XLT 7.3L Power Stroke $9000

    Trucks
    2000 Ford F250 XLT Super Duty, 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel Four Wheel Drive Automatic Transmission Cab and a half, Four door 8 foot bed ~190,000 miles Comes with a 9 foot Meyers Poly Plow and Controller Comes with SuperChips Diagnostic Chip Tow Package...
  8. 2001 7.3 turbo question

    99-03 7.3L Powerstroke Problems
    I have the 01 7.3l F350 quadcab with 175,000 miles. Lately the lag from start is getting worse and I cannot hear the turbo whistle hardly at all. I also cannot hear my wastegate. Does this mean my turbo and waste gate are going out? The lag is pretty big if I step on it but a few seconds...
  9. need help on the fuel pressure regulator

    General Diesel Discussion
    I have a 2002 7.3. I started to do the bb trick to the FPR and i noticed a part of the instructions that gets pretty vague. It says to simply put a bb behind the spring. Do you put the bb on the side closest to the fuel bowl or the side closest to the line connecting to the regulator? Hopefully...
  10. Ford Australia finally get's it together...

    Australia
    Hello to the forum. I am a regular reader infrequent poster, cannot get enough. Ford has finally issued a CPS recall for the 7.3l Powerstroke. when I had to pay $346 for the part and replace it myself I even spoke to a rep from Ford Australia and just because it was a recall everywhere else in...
  11. 02 f250 7.3L rough idle no power

    911 Urgent Situations
    Hi Guys, I have a 02 f250. It just started running terrible. There is little power and it seems to be missing because the truck shakes a lot when at idle and under load. I had this same problem but I replaced the ICP and IPR that fixed it for about a month and half. Then out of the blue my...
  12. Violent shuddering

    Engine 911
    While towing my camper home from vacation, my '02 7.3L F250 w/ 220K miles, began suddenly shuddering violently and lost power. It didn't stall, but felt like it was running on only 4 cylinders and out of balance. Feathering the throttle smoothed the motor out, but any re-application of throttle...
  13. Electrical Problem!! HELP!!

    99-03 7.3L Powerstroke Interior Discussion
    At Five in the morning the other night, my horn started going off and just stayed continusly for five minutes. Also when i got in my truck my heater was running with no key in it. When i took off down the road, my overdrive light started flashing and when i turned my lights on my speedometer...
  14. 7.3L max 2kRPM then clears out with white smoke

    94-98 7.3 Motor Problems
    Hello all! I picked this forum to ask this question and join because the posters here seem to be a lot more helpful and knowledgeable than other places I've searched. I'm sure this has probably been answered somewhere because I've seen similar symptoms described but I haven't found a post that...
  15. NEED TO SELL 97 F350 XLT 4x4 $7000 (negotiable)

    Trucks
    Need to sell my 97 F350 XLT 4x4!! Starting my new family soon and need something more friendly to lil ones. My White Buffalo's roaming days with me are coming to an end. Looking for $7000, but willing to negotiate, folks; she's clean inside and out 7.3L Powerstroke with turbo, E40D tranny CC...
  16. Oil cooler?

    99-03 7.3 Motor Problems
    Ok so my oil cooler was leaking so i got new o-rings for it and I am in the prossed of reassembling it. For some reason I can not get the front header part of the oil cooler to seat back on over the o-rings. I have put oil on the o-ring and put all my weight on it (255 lbs) and it just pops...
  17. FUSE BLOWING PROBLEM. HELP!!!

    99-03 7.3L Powerstroke Problems
    Hi.. I own a 2003 ford:icon_ford: f250 with the 7.3 in it. a few months ago. i was pulling out of the gas station and accidentally put in into 2nd gear:doh:..its an automatic..so like the 2nd lower gear. when i did i lost throttle and all dash light,ect.:dunno: i found the problem after much...
  18. Dual tank problems

    Diesel Diagnostics
    For those of you who may be able to help me. While fueling my truck, I noticed that the fuel gauge (arrow indicator) was pass the "F" of the gauge almost horizontal. I decide to switch to the rear tank and noticed that the gauge remained on the same position. But the problem doesn't stop there...
  19. Straight pipe CA smog Legal?

    99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    I just bought a 2001 F250 4 door short box 4X4. Being that this is my first diesel truck, I was wondering if anyone has any suggestions on what to look for on this truck. I bought it from a Toyota dealership in town. It has the 7.3L, stock turbo, DP tuner, muffler delete, 3-4 inch lift (type...
  20. DIY exhaust brake?

    94-98 7.3L Performance Parts
    Ok guys so last few days i have been trying to set up my own exhaust brakes and finally got it and i was wanting everyones opinion if you think it will work or not. To explain it a little bit about this schematic. It uses the IVS switch on the accelerator pedal to control it. the relay that...
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