Anybody looking for a good hauling truck to put a new motor in? I feel like a moron for selling the truck so cheap but was just so tired of dumping dollar after dollar into the truck. But you need to have money saved at all times to keep her running. Mechanic told me to go ahead and start saving for injectors as they were next. Luckily there was a small spot to pull over on the TransCanada, and we shut off the truck and discovered the white smoke was vapourized diesel. I have had my exhaust system check no results. Now the dash cluster is hit and miss whether it wants to work and it will stick in tow haul and not drive like it should.
In the shop every month while under warranty. Features: Repairs Leaking Branch Tube Assembly Fits Early Model With Round High Pressure Pump Includes: 5 Teflons, 10 O-Rings, 1 Pump Cover Gasket Dorman 264-046 Engine Oil Pan 29387 12. This pump replaced what would have been an injection pump on older diesel injection systems. Never,Never trust the dealer, the service writers make commission off of what is replaced not to mention the mechanics get paid by the hours they can bill. It sat all winter before we could get to Ford Dealership.
So in the real world unless your turbo sounds like a freight train dragging a tank across the tracks, a simple disassemble and clean all the soot off will put it back it working order! Customers are lucky so many repairs were made under warranty that could have been denied. But daily drivers and normal hauling are nothing outside of normal for these vehicles so long as a person takes care of the maintenance and is knowledgeable about how to use these vehicles and drive them properly. It needs constant maintenance and tweaking, which suits me just well. I have a line on the best remans in the country try. If you own a 6.
Over time, the factory-equipped plastic oil filter cap can become damaged or brittle causing leaks and other issues. I will pull with this and have my local machine shop and I make this thing bulletproof and out out about 600hp when I am done. So 1 vehicle and my husband gone for work for nearly 18 hours a day, 5 days a week, leaves me and the kids with nothing to drive if we needed to get somewhere. This guy knows a lot on how to get these motors running right. I use my sct live wire tuner for gauges.
That is not a must but could save a break down or long starts in the future. Just some lessons hurt a lot more than others;o I find this sad and amusing. I went to court previously and the judge told me to return in 90 days and that he wanted to see Ford Motor Co. Below are the most common problems associated with the 6. Let us stand together on this principle and express it when the opportunity present itself.
I am sure that my low mileage is the cause of that, too much sitting. He and our son got back home but he left the truck where it was on the side of an interstate. I have lost a lot of good customers that went out and bought the ford trucks with the 6. Please email if you have any suggestions. As I was waiting a mechanic stopped by and said that the oil cooler probably went bad.
Now for the guys who throw a tuner on without any precaution mods…. I tow weekly, constantly pulling uphill and she keeps going. I dont need a company that can not- or -will not- or — is unable to fix and stand behind their product. When I asked ford what they were going to do about it, they said nothing, it been too long! Everything from the injectors to the cylinders have been failing. We intend to get rid of it as soon as its running, then get a Dodge, what we should have done in the beginning.
Any answers for this problem. Remove center caps with pry bar 2. Ford already has been paid by the manufacturer of the engines due to the defects, it was an out of court undisclosed amount. My truck is a Crew Cab, Lariat model. The truck broke down in May, one month after I purchased it.
It is very highly recommended that you install the Ford 6. Would love to sue the shit out of Ford. We are not taking any individual cases and we are constantly getting contacts from this blog. Thank you for speaking the truth. I have a line on the best remans in the country try. I have 04 250 sd 1 set injectors under warranty, 3 sets out of my pocket. It would probably cost much less then 16k and you would have a bulletproof engine.