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    My 2007 Ford F-250 Build Thread

    this is my second truck it is much better and more reliable than what my IDI was and i have no doubts on where i would drive this truck to. but i still miss my IDI. i bought the 6.0 2 months ago it had 175k on it, it now has 180k, i used to drive alot to get to my old job. i believe the truck...
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    air intrusion or IP going out?

    truck cold starts in the morning fine but when i start it up after work it runs good then starts stumbling, then evens out again. there was no drips or wet spots under the hood or under the truck. the truck has 199k on it, i believe the injectors are original and the IP is a reman with 124k on...
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    turn the key and the solinoid on the starter goes click

    truck does what the title says. i got new batteries yesterday and i assumed that the battery clamps were not the cleanest so i used sand paper to clean the inside of the clamp hole and i cleaned the battery posts and i tapped the clamps on with a rubber mallet and i even tried hitting the...
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    cold start, truck starts up runs rough then dies....

    i have good GPs, good GPC and Diesel Kleen winter additive in the fuel. some mornings when i start the truck it fires right up then runs rough and wont idle then it dies. i crank it some more and do more glow plugs but it was only spuddering and i know fuel was getting to the injectors cause of...
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    anyone else having problems with newer interstate batteries

    i got a pair of genuine interstate batteries for my truck in may of 2019, now less than a year and a half later they arent working as well, with it being fall here in PA we get some colder nights and the truck cranks real slow in the morning. good starter good alternator and the batteries...
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    My 1991 Ford F-350 build thread

    tonight is 2 years since i bought my 1991 Ford F-350 when i bought the truck i was 16 and i paid for it with my own money, and i learned how to drive stick in my truck too. i bought it from the 2nd owner who only had it for 3 years and it had 187K on the odometer. the previous modifications on...
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    Mitsubishi upgrades on Gen 2 Banks sidewinder turbo kit?

    the Gen 2 Banks sidewinder turbos are made by mitsubishi. the model number on the sidewinder turbo is TE06H. if you look up "mitsubishi TE06H turbo" on ebay there is alot of parts available, including a compresser wheel that might work similarly to how a wicked wheel works...
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    brand new napa starter not engaging flywheel

    my crappy reman autozone starter was starting to crank slow intermitily cause its a reman autozone peice of junk so because i did not want to get stranded if it completely gave up i went to napa and bought a true brand new starter and installed it today and i went to crank the truck over to...
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    what is needed for a disc brake conversion on a sterling 10.25 axle?

    hello everyone, so i need to replace the rear brake shoes at somepoint soon on my truck, i was thinking about swaping it over to rear disc brakes cause if i have to replace it i might aswell upgrade it at the same time. 1 i know i need a different brake master cylinder and the brake rotors and...
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    fuel filter light on at idle

    hello everyone, tonight i filled up my truck with diesel and put in diesel kleen additive. i started the truck and the fuel filter light flickers/flashes/blinks but only at idle, part throttle to WOT the light is out. the engine runs good, good throttle response so i don't think it is the filter...
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    Questions about Facet pump conversion

    Hello everyone, I am planing on installing a Facet 40223 pump on my truck hopefully soon. I just have a couple questions i have not been able to find answers for. They say the pump has a 10ft draw and I am planning on mounting the pump on the passenger side behind the battery in the engine bay...
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