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Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   07-21-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Oneof6
For some there is only one no anxiety answer,...

For some there is only one no anxiety answer, something that has the Ford Tattoo on its spec line. Ford stopped doing those for this fluid for an old application. Mercon or Mercon V is acceptable...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-29-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By Oneof6
I could not say about your 99. My 2002 is not...

I could not say about your 99. My 2002 is not keyed in a conventional sense like a removable key. However the female side and male sides do have a type of locating system between the input male end...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-27-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Oneof6
The flush did not go as expected. Last night,...

The flush did not go as expected. Last night, after I had dropped the pan and changed the filter and bolted the pan back up I just left my flush tube hooked to the cooler line and the end in a drain...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-27-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Oneof6
Well, It took trips to two different Wallmarts to...

Well, It took trips to two different Wallmarts to get enough Valvoline Max Life ATF to do a flush so I got a late start. Dropped the pan, absolutely zero dust or fuzz in the pan after 70k on the...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-25-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Oneof6
RT, thank you I value your advice and personal...

RT, thank you I value your advice and personal use testimonial. I will perform a full on flush and fill with the Valvoline this time and then follow your intermittent partial change in the future. ...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   03-25-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Oneof6
Valvoline Max-Life Synthetic ATF

I just don t drive the truck as much now, usually less than 3500 per year. Got an expensive trans maintenance threshold rolling around, trans service. It has all Mobil 1 synthetic in now, no problems...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   02-13-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 683
Posted By Oneof6
I had a similar noise once, seemed like it was...

I had a similar noise once, seemed like it was right under my left foot. So I concentrated my efforts to find it in the front. After finding nothing I checked my rear differential and I had a very...
Forum: 1999-2007 Upgrades and Aftermarket - General   11-26-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By Oneof6
I like instruments, I like data, I could put in...

I like instruments, I like data, I could put in cab accelerometers on turbo, differentials, transfer cases and get spectra and waveform data back to a real time analyzer and database. Bearing defect...
Forum: 1999-2007 Upgrades and Aftermarket - General   11-26-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By Oneof6
Glenn, fuel pressure is typically something that...

Glenn, fuel pressure is typically something that is quantified, adjusted and a need to adjust or constantly monitor pressure it not really needed. Recently, on another post, you indicated that you...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-20-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,130
Posted By Oneof6
The verbiage you used is what I think of mine as...

The verbiage you used is what I think of mine as since the only time I use it is when I tow and don't want excessive in-out shifts of OD.
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-19-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Oneof6
Yes, normal. I have never quantified the db level...

Yes, normal. I have never quantified the db level in the cab with a meter but loaded and higher the boost does equal more noise and sound power. Often in those conditions one is running slower in net...
Forum: 6.4L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-17-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By Oneof6
One would make a qualified assumption that the...

One would make a qualified assumption that the problem is turbo (System) related under load from your description. I personally would not probably hear it, since I am partially deaf from a lifetime...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-16-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,130
Posted By Oneof6
Still another method is to sample the...

Still another method is to sample the transmission fluid and send Blackstone Labs the sample for analysis. Transmission fluid life varies with heat, heat can be a function of use type, severity and...
Forum: 1999-2007 Upgrades and Aftermarket - General   11-14-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 997
Posted By Oneof6
Glen, it's a great idea to flush and fill your...

Glen, it's a great idea to flush and fill your 4R100 transmission with Mobil 1 synthetic and use the same Mobil 1 in the transfer case. I have been running it well over 10 years and change transfer...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-13-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 765
Posted By Oneof6
A leak out the cannister valve drain tube is very...

A leak out the cannister valve drain tube is very common, one can replace the small valve assembly O-rings cheaply and or the entire valve. They will usually start leaking after they have been opened...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-13-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 765
Posted By Oneof6
You truck has a Powerstroke DI engine correct?...

You truck has a Powerstroke DI engine correct? If so you won't smell an injector o-ring fuel leak the fuel will go into the oil rail to the oil system and not externally. It would take an oil sample...
Forum: '11-16 General Questions   11-11-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,752
Posted By Oneof6
OK, I will "chime" in. I periodically personally...

OK, I will "chime" in. I periodically personally check my lug nuts with an Armstrong 25 - 250 torque wrench. Additionally, when I have my tires rotated every 5k (free) I request that they snug the...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-11-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By Oneof6
I hope you saved an oil sample, if so that could...

I hope you saved an oil sample, if so that could tell you if this is really something to worry about or just another dealership aggravating but not destructive failure to be the Factory Trained...
Forum: 6.0L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   11-07-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By Oneof6
I flush my transmission every 50k, and change...

I flush my transmission every 50k, and change filters on it every 100k, with flush. While I am under there Its no trouble, or significant expense, to drain the T-Case and refill it. So I have...
Forum: New Member Introductions & Forum Assistance   11-03-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By Oneof6
Welcome, if you are 80 and have that kind of...

Welcome, if you are 80 and have that kind of interest and mechanical ambition you have not lost anything, you can do exactly as you please and say world KMA. I salute you sir.
Forum: '11-16 General Questions   11-03-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,125
Posted By Oneof6
Batteries on the outside are much the same and...

Batteries on the outside are much the same and can even have the same or similar CCA rating on the outside. Inside where it counts they can be significantly different in materials made to branding...
Forum: 1999-2007 General Questions   11-02-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,493
Posted By Oneof6
Was this the root cause of your no start issue?

Was this the root cause of your no start issue?
Forum: 1999-2007 General Questions   10-29-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By Oneof6
Sometimes it may seem that that way, do this,...

Sometimes it may seem that that way, do this, put a jumper on it let that vehicle charge it for 30 minutes and try it. It it starts or even spins it up then it really is your batteries or charging...
Forum: '99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain   10-28-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,565
Posted By Oneof6
Gellin

While I use injector cleaner that typically has an anti-gel component living in Alabama I would not use it just for anti-gel. Sometimes it gets really cold and I have to wear socks. Where I used to...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussions   10-28-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By Oneof6
Boger

Welcome to the forum. I envy you on your reduce accumulation of stuff and travel life retirement plans. I would love that lifestyle but I am married to a woman that thinks roughing it is slow room...
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