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Loss of power pulling load

Discussion in '6.9L IH & 7.3L IDI Diesels' started by Ray-F250, Sep 13, 2019 at 3:15 PM.

  1. Ray-F250

    Ray-F250 Registered User

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    my truck pulling a tractor couldn’t hardly make it up a hill today the rpms was around 2500 and wouldn’t shift right and didn’t ever make it over 40 mph it was billowing black smoke any ideas would be appreciated
     
  2. IDIBRONCO

    IDIBRONCO IDIBRONCO

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    We need a little bit more information. Do you have a turbo or is your engine N/A? How steep/long of a hill was it? How big is the tractor? How heavy is the tractor? If you don't have a turbo, the tractor was fairly heavy, and the hill was steep, I think this sounds normal.
     
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    I couldn't help but laugh at this
     

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