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  1. 6.0L Problems Forum
    I have researched this as well as gone to 2 ford dealers over my issue all with them not being able suggest anything. my 2006 with 160k miles(has had this issue for 5 plus years and70k miles) has a cold weather issue. The truck is stock except for bullet proof and cold air intake. It is a 6...
  2. 99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    Need to know best + cost effective + long lasting batteries to replace my two current batteries in my 2002 7.3 truck. Since I will be replacing both batteries do I need each one to be 700+ CCA or can I do lower? (I live in the mid-west re: cold weather...not northern Canada, but still chilly in...
  3. General 6.7 Discussion (2020+)
    I live in North Dakota and am considering purchasing my first Ford Super Duty with the 6.7 diesel. I will have it in a heated garage at home but am wondering about when I am out places in the winter and it gets down to -20 to -30 degrees, will it take forever to warm up enough to send warmth...
  4. 94-98 7.3 Motor Problems
    So I've been having a recurring issue for the last couple of winters: The engine misfires consistently throughout the whole drive (even 25+ miles when oil/engine is at proper running temps). Truck has 180,000 miles. This only happens when outside air is under 55ish degrees and the engine starts...
  5. General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)
    Hi, So i'm new to the forum and this is my first diesel a 2011 F-250 XLT 6.7L. SO today after dinner my wife remote started the truck and the idle jumped to 1000 RPM. When i hit the gas or brake it would drop the RPMs to normal idle and then about 60 seconds later it would idle up to 1000 RPM...
  6. 99-03 7.3L Powerstroke Problems
    Hi all, Here is a little bit of a back story first. (2002 F250 7.3 107,000 miles) Over the past summer I replaced the leaky uppipes, rebuilt the turbo (changing o-rings) and added the wicked wheel. I also upgraded to the Donaldson 6637 air filter. All is good, the truck has more power and...
  7. Engine 911
    truck threw these codes P006B P2563 P0087 U3F25 its -30 truck wouldn't start. got it in a warm garage to let it thaw and began to drain the water separator on the frame rail after a hour and a half of sitting. I drained 1/2 gallon of crap out of it and let it run. the check engine light then...
  8. 99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    I will be heading to college this fall and being from wisconsin my truck will need to be plugged in during the school year. I will be living on campus and don't think ill have access to an outlet. Does anyone have any ideas on what I can do or is my only alternative buying a winter beater to...
  9. 99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    Hey guys I have a 2000 powerstroke and I'm having some hard start issues. When I got it the guy indicated that it is "cold natured" due to needing glow plugs. He supplied a brand new box of 8 plugs with the truck. So far I have installed the new glow plugs, tested the glow plug relay which is...
  10. 6.4L Performance Parts Discussion
    noticing not nearly as much black smoke with the temperatures dropping. why is this and is that normal?? thanks
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