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Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   02-23-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
Yes my 7.3 was built a little too similar to the...

Yes my 7.3 was built a little too similar to the 325-350hp level. Cost enough back then. The biggest thing I hate about this truck is the lag when putting your foot into the go pedal
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   02-23-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
I do not want to delete it or anything I just...

I do not want to delete it or anything I just want to head off any possible weak spots now that some bigger maintenance issues will be coming up. And any experienced people on this group can...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   02-23-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
Considering I purchased in May 2011 I think it’s...

Considering I purchased in May 2011 I think it’s the older one. I only have 180k Kms on it.
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   02-23-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
Weak points in 6.7 engine

Replaced my 7.3 with a 6.7 new in 2011. Been a good truck with few problems but now I need to plan to keep it running a few more years. I have a small leak on primary rad and have replaced def heater...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-21-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
WTB new wheels and tires 2011 f350 dually

looking for new 19.5 wheels and tires. i think i am between vision and american force. the tires i have pretty much settled on the michelin XDS2 not sure on the 225 or the 245. any thoughts? anyone...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   08-18-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,179
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
these 7.3's really need good batteries as well so...

these 7.3's really need good batteries as well so if your batteries are more than a couple years old you may want to change them out. up here in Canada it became very important to do this. try the...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   08-18-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,179
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
do you park your vehicle with the front of the...

do you park your vehicle with the front of the truck facing uphill? mine started giving me trouble when the electric fuel pump became weak. try parking the truck with the front downhill and see if it...
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   08-01-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 12,856
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
does anyone know if the new trucks use the dca4...

does anyone know if the new trucks use the dca4 or dca 2? they are different fluids. my dealer wants to check it with some type of refractory meter but i thought the refractory meter will only test...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   07-30-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,452
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
truck running funny

had a model year 2000, was very well know that the windsield would leak on the drivers side down low and get the computer wet. as the previous poster said alot of gremlins after that....
Forum: 7.3L IDI Diesels (Not Power Strokes)   07-30-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,599
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
sorry starter gear doesn't engage till selinoid...

sorry starter gear doesn't engage till selinoid is energised. thus if barring it over gears can't jam..... my bad.
Forum: 7.3L IDI Diesels (Not Power Strokes)   07-30-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,599
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
couple teeth broken on ring gear and if you are...

couple teeth broken on ring gear and if you are barring it over when you get to the spot teeth are missing it jams?
Forum: 7.3L IDI Diesels (Not Power Strokes)   07-30-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,599
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
good points.....seems very dependant on rotation....

good points.....seems very dependant on rotation. just thinking out loud, valve train has alot of mechanical advantage so 359 degrees and consistant is ruled out except for a stuck or bent valve....
Forum: 6.7L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   07-30-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 57,927
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
so this flash tsb number ?????? i purchased my...

so this flash tsb number ?????? i purchased my truck with 6000miles and brought it into canada. had a flash done early march, is there a new flash that works better. my truck seems to run fine regens...
Forum: 7.3L IDI Diesels (Not Power Strokes)   07-30-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,599
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
my uneducated guess would be hydo lock from a bad...

my uneducated guess would be hydo lock from a bad head gasket, or bad injector o-ring allowing extra oil into the cylinder.
Forum: Off-Road Discussions   10-17-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 15,062
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
a simple way of explaning axle wrap is. when...

a simple way of explaning axle wrap is. when power is applied to the drivetrain, the tires will have a certain amount of traction before they spin. during this time the tires try to propel the truck...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   10-13-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,173
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
possible turbo stalling. my turbo started that...

possible turbo stalling. my turbo started that just before i changed it. check for play in the turbo. Mine didn't have much play side to side and fins were not touching but in line with the axle i...
Forum: '99 & up Upgrades and Aftermarket - 7.3L Engine   07-09-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,636
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
another vote for the 38r. got it works great.

another vote for the 38r. got it works great.
Forum: '99 & up Upgrades and Aftermarket - 7.3L Engine   06-07-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 97,485
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
again hogwash......i had a 1975 with a ton of...

again hogwash......i had a 1975 with a ton of miles on it and it didn't like the change over to synthetic, but all new stuff 1990 plus already has o-rings and stuff so the synthetics and dino or any...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   05-26-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 45,532
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
i am running the 285-75-16 hankook rt03 mt's and...

i am running the 285-75-16 hankook rt03 mt's and great milage and great in the snow and on ice. will be putting on my second set this year. no square tires, blocking, or funny wear patterns.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   05-26-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,595
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
ther is a system sold by " airbagit" front and...

ther is a system sold by " airbagit" front and rear 4 link with air bags. the front for the leaf springs are available hard to find on the web page but phone them. i am looking to do somthing on my...
Forum: Other Technical Questions   03-23-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,598
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
i have also heard that you cannot run litium ion...

i have also heard that you cannot run litium ion batteries dead before charging. That will kill them forever. you must recharge litium ion as soon as they show signs of losing power.
Forum: '99 & up Upgrades and Aftermarket - 7.3L Engine   03-17-2010, 09:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,198
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
Yes a "Jake Brake" is used in the trucking...

Yes a "Jake Brake" is used in the trucking industry and it involves the mechanical manipulation of the valve train assembly within the engine. Our engines do not support this type of manipulation....
Forum: Power Strokes 1994-1997 General   03-17-2010, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,447
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
bad fuel?

did you change your fuel filter? Are you sure there is deisel in the tank? You said you checked the oil level, How about your air filter? When my electric fuel pump acted up a couple years ago my...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-17-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,403
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
4r100 tranny upgrades

Looking to put in a sonnax/ tricumulator or BTS valve body. anyone with suggestions? i am running about 400hp and just had the tranny rebuilt last year with upgraded 3rd gear clutches and billet 3...
Forum: 6.9L IDI Diesels (Not Power Strokes)   03-16-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,145
Posted By Crazy_Canuck
from someone who has done this to gassers, and...

from someone who has done this to gassers, and drove that one many more years, to fix worn main and rod bearings (they wore out when i had a small antifreese leak into the oil) took time to find and...
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