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  1. I beleive my turbo went out what do you think?

    6.0L Problems Forum
    I have just got a studded 2006 6.0 f250 superduty with 301k miles and for the past few days whenever I would accelerate my truck would make a noise that sounded like the ac unit but it wasnt. This morning it was making the same air noises while driving up an inclined interstate entrance and I...
  2. Turbo leaking at clamp

    Articles - Engine, Other
    Hello all, Recently removed my turbo to clean vanes and unison ring from P0299 pow boost. Truck would start with no turbo spool until reaching a certain RPM or would eventually after leaving at idle for a bit... VGT would stick at 85% until then. I assume the heat (and maybe oil pressure?)...
  3. Turbo?

    6.0 Motor problems
    After a little research I believe my turbo is the problem. When I push the skinny peddle 75% down while driving the boost goes up too 30 and the truck falls flat on its face. I hear a loud spinning/rubbing noise coming from what sounds like under my feet and guessing it is turbo farting out...
  4. 2005 f350 6.0 stock turbo gauge doesn’t work

    General Diesel Discussion
    So I have a 2005 f350 king ranch with the 6.0 and on the instrument cluster the stock turbo gauge worked fine when I bought it. The truck had the banks 6 gun tuner in it and I was having nothing but issues with that setup. Now that’s kind of old school and has to be tapped into everything with...
  5. Please Help, Need your power stroke knowledge

    6.0 Motor problems
    Hi Guys, I bought a 2005 ford f350 Lariat...It seems that there was a little story about it. I had a cracked Y pipe, a ruptured oil cooler and many other problems. When I bought the truck in my mechanic mentioned that the turbo was not sitting correctly on the Y pipe and that the Y pipe was...
  6. Solenoid issues

    6.0 Motor problems
    Been having some issues lately. Made another post and didn’t describe it too well. Recently I rebuilt my turbo due to the unison ring being seized. New OEM ring and new VGT solenoid. Get everything back together, when driving the vgt % goes to 15 but at idle its around 30 and for extended times...
  7. 6.0 Turbo Over-boost condition driving uphill

    6.0L Problems Forum
    2006 6.0 132,114 miles. I got caught in traffic during a road trip and temps were normal. As I was driving uphill is seemed like my truck downshifted and felt like even after taking my foot off the accelerator the turbo felt like it was still holding steady boost. I don’t understand exactly how...
  8. 6.0 turbo issue... when i start it the turbo will kick on sometimes

    6.0 Motor problems
    So i just bought a 04 6.0. Its cold where im at so i started it up and let it idle for about 30 minutes. Everything sounded normal when i started it and walked inside. After i came back out i noticed i didnt hear the turbo at all (i did not think anything of it) so i went for a drive and out of...
  9. 05 6.0 Turbo will not spool, not sending any codes

    6.0L Problems Forum
    My 2005 6.0 f250 turbo is not spooling up, but I am not reading any codes. Also when i am driving it rev's high and will not shift to a higher gear till i let off the gas. Any ideas
  10. 2005 6.0 stock intermittent no boost & rpm oscillating

    6.0 Motor problems
    For the past few weeks I have had a few issues with the truck. I have AutoEngenuity to help diagnose. Issue was only occurring on long drives after engine warm, but one day from cold start could build no boost, and rpm up and down roughly from 1500-2500 rapidly and could not increase speed...
  11. P0299 - New VGT, Cleaned Turbo, Unison Good

    6.0L Problems Forum
    Hi everyone I am new to the forum. My Problem is a P0299 CEL, the only symptom is P0299 CEL I get a good boost (WOT Uphill 22-24psi) EBP read 14.8 at idle Baro reads 14.5 at idle My Truck: 2005 Powerstroke 6.0 L F-350 XLT - Super Duty - Supercab ~160K miles Recent repairs: Water pump...
  12. New turbo or new wheel?

    6.0L Performance Parts Discussion
    Good morning, everyone! I am currently running my stock turbo in my '06 but I'm wanting to make a little bit more power and honestly I want a louder whistle lol. Should I go for the whole new turbo or just a new wheel? Has anyone upgraded to the "Batmo-wheel"? Thanks for your time! :thumb:
  13. SOS VGT ISSUES GETTING WORSE.

    6.0 Motor problems
    Hey guys, i posted this issue awhile back and only got a few replies and my problem has no started to escalate. I am driving a 2006 f250 2wd street tune(sct X4) just switched to Rotella T6 5w-40 (no column gauges, just working off the gauges from the X4 and the stock boost guage) Im having an...
  14. No turbo boost 2005 6.0

    6.0L Problems Forum
    so i have a problem that im not getting any turbo boost at all, ive checked the boots coming from the intercooler to the turbo but i still have the **** stock plastic CAC tube from the intercooler to the intake, it has soot all over it so im thinking there might be some cracking in it i was just...
  15. Tuner Issue or Turbo Issue?

    6.0L Electronics Discussion
    New to the diesel world so sorry if this a stupid question. I have a '04 6.0 with 186,000 miles. It had a Edge tuner installed when I bought it. The truck seems to run great but the tuner shows 0 for boost, with it occasionally going up to 1 or 2. I don't know if the tuner was installed...
  16. Turbo loud whistling under boost

    6.0 Motor problems
    Just got new injectors and high pressure oil pump and new sensors, when turbo boosts I'm hearing a whistle / squealing sound?? any suggestions?? thanks
  17. 2003 f250 4x4 290000 miles good deal

    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...
  18. 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...
  19. The Dreaded P0234 code

    6.0 Motor problems
    This last weekend while pulling my dual tandem trailer with a pick up loaded on it, the wrench light would set when it up-shifted after climbing a hill that required the tranny to down-shift. The code was P0234 which is over-boost. No other code. It had done it a few other times but not...
  20. turbo upgrade or replacement!

    6.0L Performance Parts Discussion
    i have a stock turbo on my truck and i think it needs to be cleaned(it went to 0 psi while towing at highway speeds :look: ), but instead of just cleaning it would it be good to put a whole new turbo in or just rebuild with a different wheel? If i were to i would get a powermax with a batmowheel...
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