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  1. 99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine & Drivetrain
    I’ve got a 2000 f250 that’s been having some startup problems in the “cold” (40-50 degrees) I’ve tested all my glow plugs, they all work. I do have 2 GPS and one of them is not getting ground to the little terminal therefore not actuating. Does anyone know exactly how the PCM works to supply the...
  2. 7.3L IDI Diesels (Not Powerstrokes) 1988-1993
    Hei Guys I know this cold start issue is going on for ever on theses 7.3 IDI Diesel. 1990 F-250 Super Duty 7.3 IDI (Non turbo) Changed out all injectors (was necessary anyway) New Glow plugs New return lines, with O-rings and caps. New electrical feeding pump (pre owner already changed to...
  3. 99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine & Drivetrain
    Hi All, I am stumped and could use the help of the 7.3L gods! (2001 X, 7.3L, 242k) I have been living with a cold start issue for a couple of years, and getting by b/c the X hadn't been my daily driver. Well, that has changed this year and so now I am trying to get the cold start issue licked...
  4. 6.9L IDI Diesels (Not Powerstrokes) 1983-1987
    Only 1st start of the day, I have to dump a cup of diesel in the intake to get it started. I was using starting fluid, but was told its harmful. So I tried straight diesel and it worked! It starts fine after that, unless it sits for more than a couple hours. So, which component is losing...
  5. 6.9L IDI Diesels (Not Powerstrokes) 1983-1987
    Only 1st start of the day, I have to dump a cup of diesel in the intake to get it started. I was using starting fluid, but was told its harmful. So I tried straight diesel and it worked! It starts fine after that, unless it sits for more than a couple hours. So, which component is losing...
  6. 6.0L Power Stroke Engine and Drivetrain
    I’m new to this forum stuff, but I have a 04 6.0 powerstroke. The truck has a hard start after it sits for about 5 hours or more the truck fires off almost right away when starting to crank it, but as soon as it fires once it dies and I have to sycle the key and crank again the truck will do...
  7. 99 & up 7.3L Power Stroke Engine & Drivetrain
    I have a 03 f350 cc 2wd lb 7.3l with 300,324 miles on it. She was having a hard time starting but after warmed up she was good , well ok. Then I started loosing power and then came the miss at 2k rpm. So I ordered full force diesel stage 1 180cc single shot with stock nozzles. Also with the...
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