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Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   11-18-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,852
Posted By redtopman
CPS is the Camshaft Position Senor. If you...

CPS is the Camshaft Position Senor. If you stand in front with the hood open look down and slightly left to the timing mark on the harmonic balancer. The CPS is right there

PCM is the...
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   06-26-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By redtopman
Do you get the WTS light when it does not start. ...

Do you get the WTS light when it does not start. Have you replaced the CPS. Does it throw codes when it does not start.
Forum: News, Comments, Site Help and Suggestions   06-19-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,825
Posted By redtopman
Everything seems normal to me. Running W10 on a...

Everything seems normal to me. Running W10 on a mi-fi IE11. on the road right now.
Forum: Towing and Hauling   06-17-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,374
Posted By redtopman
Depends on your design setup. I had mine setup...

Depends on your design setup. I had mine setup to engage by switch and come back open when I pressed the accelerator. To open when pressing on the brake defeats the purpose of an exhaust brake. ...
Forum: News, Comments, Site Help and Suggestions   06-16-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,825
Posted By redtopman
Seems a little better

Seems a little better
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   06-09-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,086
Posted By redtopman
No. At least check it for open condition. Check...

No. At least check it for open condition. Check the fuel heater. Easy to do. So rule that out. The fuse could be resistive. For example in my MH my rear lights didn't work. A simple cleaning...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   06-08-2017, 11:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,086
Posted By redtopman
On the surface it seems you have a blown fuse for...

On the surface it seems you have a blown fuse for the heater in the fuel bowl. Maybe the heater opened up or shorted. If that fuse blows your wait to start light will probably not come.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   06-01-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By redtopman
Don't know about seasonal bio. Could be true. ...

Don't know about seasonal bio. Could be true. The e thing to watch out for is it does act as a cleaner so you might have to change the filter more often.
If you use the off road it may dye your...
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   05-23-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,434
Posted By redtopman
Mine runs 60-65. I have a fuel pressure guage.

Mine runs 60-65. I have a fuel pressure guage.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-19-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By redtopman
Great advice! A good inspection with a bright...

Great advice! A good inspection with a bright light is always a must. I would try to get a friend to scan it for you if you don't have one or you will just be guessing. That way you can see the...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-19-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By redtopman
Is it stock or do you have a lot of add ons? ...

Is it stock or do you have a lot of add ons? Have you scanned it for problems and codes?. How's your fuel pressure. Have you replaced the CPS? Is your ICP leaking oil. What is the ICP...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-14-2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,181
Posted By redtopman
ok. Next time I am in Texas I'll give yo a call.

ok. Next time I am in Texas I'll give yo a call.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-13-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,181
Posted By redtopman
Wish I had a TC drain plug on my 2002... ...

Wish I had a TC drain plug on my 2002... For my MD3060 Allison in my MH a double fill method is recommend. I switched to synthetic and with 29 qts total I can only drain about 17 on a single...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-13-2017, 12:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,917
Posted By redtopman
A idle it shows 14.3 and at a steady 50mph it...

A idle it shows 14.3 and at a steady 50mph it shows 15.6 on my scanguage II. It will be higher at accelerations and higher speed. My KOEO was 14.4
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-11-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By redtopman
Happy to hear that some other forum members are...

Happy to hear that some other forum members are old and decrepit like me.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-11-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By redtopman
This is exactly why I bought a scanguage II. I...

This is exactly why I bought a scanguage II. I monitor my vitals while driving including the ICP pressures, IPR duty cycle and many other items. If some thing is wrong with the IPOP it will show...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-11-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By redtopman
Remember ArticDriver set his mark at 35 F and now...

Remember ArticDriver set his mark at 35 F and now it is probably closers to 90 F so you can expect the total volume to increase resulting in increased net volume which shows as a greater level in the...
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   05-10-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,852
Posted By redtopman
Yes. Get a scanner equiv to and AE scanner that...

Yes. Get a scanner equiv to and AE scanner that can do all normal PSD testing. I use Scanguage II but it won't do test. Right now I also use Forscan with a USB Dongle for testing but it is still...
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   05-09-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,852
Posted By redtopman
Tach should move while cranking. After you fix...

Tach should move while cranking. After you fix the WTS issue try again to see tach movement. If it does not move replace CPS
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   05-09-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 922
Posted By redtopman
Fantastic....thanks for that info. Please let...

Fantastic....thanks for that info. Please let us know it that corrects the problem.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-09-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,917
Posted By redtopman
Not me. I would do a complete analysis of the...

Not me. I would do a complete analysis of the engine with a scanner before using additives to fix something. Get an AE scanner or equv and do all the system checks that Ford does. Find out...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-07-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By redtopman
I calculated a smaller change in temp that you...

I calculated a smaller change in temp that you gave me so my comps would be the minimum change in volume. Also you may not be exactly at 50/50. Or if you mixed it yourself did you use tap....
Forum: '11-16 General Questions   05-06-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 545
Posted By redtopman
Welcome. In the upper left "FORUMS" is a good...

Welcome. In the upper left "FORUMS" is a good place to start. Just select from the drop down menu of the forum you want. In each forum you use the search function to research items your interested...
Forum: New Member Introductions & Forum Assistance   05-06-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 278
Posted By redtopman
Welcome. Sounds like your right at home with...

Welcome. Sounds like your right at home with the rest of us. Good luck with your IDI.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   05-06-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By redtopman
Haven't ever checked mine. But you will have...

Haven't ever checked mine. But you will have expansion between between those two temp. the increase in volume will be inversely to density. Checking table values for 50-50 antifreeze at 0 C...
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