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  1. General 6.0L Discussion
    I'm going to be replacing all 8 injectors and the oil cooler on my truck. Is there anything else I should replace while I'm in there? The truck is a 2006.
  2. General 6.7 Discussion (2011-2016)
    Hey all, Just recently picked up a 2011 6.7L with 285k on the clock. I am going to do a full fluid change because while the vehicle has maintenance records every 5-10k all the way to the PO, I don't want to sift through and find if things like the trans fluid, filter, diff fluid, etc was...
  3. 99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    I am about to purchase this 2000 2WD 7.3 Lariat with only 81,000 miles! It was my grandfathers before he died 6 years ago. Right before he died we changed the oil (2012), changed both batteries, and the air filter. Since then about 300 miles has been put on it. Starting it about 4 times a year...
  4. 99-03 7.3L General Discussion
    Hey, i'm looking to buy my first truck and was wanting some input from people who know a bit more about these trucks. I am looking at a 2001 F250 XLT 7.3 powerstroke with a dumping flatbed. It has 250k miles. It is listed for $6000. I have asked some people and one said no way, that is way...
  5. 6.7 Maintenance Info (2017-2019)
    Proud new owner of a 2017 6.7 Powerstroke and looking for guidance on necessary regular maintenance other than Oil Changes and lubes. Don't be afraid to give me the basics as this is the first diesel I have owned. Purchased my truck about 3 weeks ago and just took her on a Cross Country trip...
  6. Suspension & Steering
    How you doing, guys I'm a roofer by trade, not the most mechanically inclined, but I have a few questions regarding a refresh of the front axle on a 2014 F-350. I currently run the Carli 2.5" Pintop with track bar, and add-a-pack in the rear. My front end seems pretty shot at 98k miles. I get...
  7. 94-98 7.3L General Powerstroke Discussion
    Post your maintenance checklist / schedule for your 7.3L Powerstroke diesel OBS Ford truck... :grin:
  8. 6.4L Performance Parts Discussion
    Hey everyone. I have a few questions and i thought the best way would to make one post rather than multiple. If you see any you know feel free to chime in, thanks in advance! 1. 6.4's are known for excessive blow-by so i was thinking about a catch can system. However i looked into it and...
  9. 94-98 7.3L General Powerstroke Discussion
    Hey all. After several years, I am a proud owner of a 96 F250 7.3 4X4 auto. So far has been.. a learning experience. So far the vacuum pump went out on me while I was driving it home, so I have had that fixed. Also ran it out of fuel on accident. The shower thing in the rear tank is busted so...
  10. General 6.0L Discussion
    I purchased a 4x4 2003 f250 with the 6.0 a couple of months ago. It has 290000 on it and I payed 3500 for it. I bought a scan gauge for it and oil Temps look good they never get over 10 degrees above the coolant temp and my fcim runs at 47.5 volts. My question is did i get a good deal and is...
  11. Early 99 Discussion
    Hello, I am new to the forum and had a few questions about my truck. I bought an early 99 f350 with a 7.3 and 4 speed automatic transmission. Currently the truck has 202k miles on it and is stock. This summer I will be towing a 36 foot travel trailer with a dry weight of around 7200 lbs, I am...
  12. 6.4L Problems Forum
    I have an 2008 Ford F350 Diesel. I was told i have to empty the water separator monthly to maintain optimum performance and to reduce risk to the fuel system. Unfortunately i was unaware of this for the first year of owning my truck. Anyways, i have looked up on several forums how to do this...
  13. 94-98 7.3L General Powerstroke Discussion
    Hello Everybody! I recently purchased a 1996 F350 CCLB with a 7.3 and a 5 speed manual. It has 234,000 miles and was pretty much stock when purchased. I decided to purchase this truck because: A. I really like the OBS crew cab for family trips. B. I like the 5 speed. C...
  14. 99-03 Ford Excursion Forum
    2002 Excursion 7.3L Automatic 2wd I saw an excursion with 260,000 miles online. The many photos show the truck to be in "like new" condition inside and out. It is very clean. The truck is at a used car dealership. They also sell lots of classic cars as well. I googled them and found they have...
  15. Introductions
    I saw an excursion with 260,000 miles online. The many photos show the truck to be in "like new" condition inside and out. It is very clean. The truck is at a used car dealership. They also sell lots of classic cars as well. I googled them and found they have an A rating at the Better...
  16. Introductions
    Hi, I found a 2 wheel drive F250 Crew Cab with a 5 speed transmission and 7.3L with only 228k miles on it. I'm going to take a look at her tomorrow. What should I look for as far as maintenance issues. Ok, I don't know much about diesels. I am from San Antonio, Tx. I work out in the...
  17. Articles
    I'm doing research for an upcoming magazine article on snow plowing truck prep/maintenance. Could use some help from plow prep experts and mechanics on what you've found to be great upgrades, repair tips, and common problems that come with using our pickups for commercial plowing. Does this...
  18. Suspension & Steering
    I am researching Super Duty suspension/maintenance key areas when Powerstrokes are used for commercial snow removal. Any experts out there who know components that need to be watched closely during the plowing season?
  19. General 6.4L Discussion
    I just bought a 2010 F250 4x4 with 66k miles. This is my first diesel. I would appreciate any advice from the veterans, on things I should know about for proper diesel maintenance. i.e. fluids and filters to change, upgrades needed or just things to look out for. I thank everyone in advance...
  20. Introductions
    Just bought my first diesel pick-up. I fould a completely stock 2003 F-250 FX4 Crew Cab Lariat with the 7.3L and only 72,000 miles. It's a beauty. Anyone have any suggestions for this rookie diesel owner? Here's what I'd like to know... Maintenance items to keep up on Things to be on the...
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