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Forum: 99-03 7.3 05-25-2019, 10:03 AM
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Posted By Longstroke
I had the same problem . Took the V3 manifold...

I had the same problem .
Took the V3 manifold completely apart, cleaned up everything including the check and purge valve put it back together and it works like new again.

Almost 11 years of use...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-21-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By Longstroke
Check your glow plug relay and ohm out your glow...

Check your glow plug relay and ohm out your glow plugs, both are likely culprits of blue smoke at startup.
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2018, 11:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,655
Posted By Longstroke
After the filter it flows to a tee then straight...

After the filter it flows to a tee then straight into the check valves on the heads.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 03-16-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,840
Posted By Longstroke
Did you upgrade to the SSB?

Did you upgrade to the SSB?
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here 01-30-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,518
Posted By Longstroke
That's the key to success.

That's the key to success.
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By Longstroke
The only thing I would worry about on that 6.0 is...

The only thing I would worry about on that 6.0 is keeping your fuel pressure up when running a thinner mixture of fuel.

If your pumps up to it go for it. :rod:
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By Longstroke
I doesn't hurt a thing to heat diesel VO mix, run...

I doesn't hurt a thing to heat diesel VO mix, run it just like you have straight VO in the tank.
Forum: EMERGENCY FORUM 12-27-2017, 12:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,130
Posted By Longstroke
I should have added clamp or plug the line that's...

I should have added clamp or plug the line that's leaking. :homer:

If you can find a 3/8 barbed ball valve cut your VO feed line in the engine bay and install it there or in front of the V3 it...
Forum: EMERGENCY FORUM 12-27-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,130
Posted By Longstroke
Likely a bad check valve or a bad purge valve. ...

Likely a bad check valve or a bad purge valve.

Pull the 5/16 return line and the 3/8 VO fuel line at the tank or at the rear of the V3 then start you diesel pump.

If the 5/16 return line is...
Forum: 99-05 Excursion 11-23-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,047
Posted By Longstroke
Unplug your purge valve at the manifold and check...

Unplug your purge valve at the manifold and check your pressure to see if it goes back to normal.

I'm troubleshooting my V3 right now, when the green light comes on so does the purge valve so...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 09-25-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,154
Posted By Longstroke
459,000 on my 95, just got back from a trip to...

459,000 on my 95, just got back from a trip to New Mexico.
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,894
Posted By Longstroke
I just replaced 5 glow plugs on mine today, took...

I just replaced 5 glow plugs on mine today, took about 3-4 hours.

If you have the shop do it have them check the harness and VC gasket for burned pins.

And if your injectors aren't giving you...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 08-31-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,389
Posted By Longstroke
They were rebuilt correct. You may have got...

They were rebuilt correct.

You may have got stage 1 sticks the only difference in stock and stage 1 is the intensifier piston.

Did they rebuild your cores? If not the cores they used may have...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 08-31-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,389
Posted By Longstroke
Sounds like stage 1 sticks = more fuel = higher...

Sounds like stage 1 sticks = more fuel = higher exhaust temps.
Forum: MISC 07-25-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,359
Posted By Longstroke
It's still available.

It's still available.
Forum: MISC 07-08-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,359
Posted By Longstroke
55psi Pressure Switch

I have an extra pressure switch for the V3 manifold $75.00 to your door paypal lower 48.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 06-17-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,267
Posted By Longstroke
From the engine assembly manual. Rotate the...

From the engine assembly manual.

Rotate the engine until the mark on the crankshaft damper is at 11 o'clock, to prevent damage when installing the intake rocker arm and exhaust rocker arm.

1....
Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,896
Posted By Longstroke
David I haven't a had to source any parts yet. ...

David I haven't a had to source any parts yet.

I have had to repair the wiring to the relay it was to light and the connections were poor causing overheating and melted insulation.

You might...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,896
Posted By Longstroke
The seal between the bowl and the housing sucks,...

The seal between the bowl and the housing sucks, mine let wvo through and contaminated the upper bearing.

The motor is easy to work on, disconnect the wires from the switch and power connector.
...
Forum: General Discussion 02-01-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,629
Posted By Longstroke
Yeah we have been going to Wyoming for the last...

Yeah we have been going to Wyoming for the last few years, possibly heading back to Colorado this year we will see.

Bought a bigger horse trailer so I can haul the mules and bring more oil from...
Forum: General Discussion 02-01-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,629
Posted By Longstroke
Pull the dowel pin it's not needed.

Pull the dowel pin it's not needed.
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2017, 11:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,110
Posted By Longstroke
Go to a farm supply and get some rat bait call...

Go to a farm supply and get some rat bait call Havoc it will take care of that problem.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 08-18-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,806
Posted By Longstroke
When rebuilding your doing nothing to change the...

When rebuilding your doing nothing to change the balance of the shaft.
Your just replacing the bearings and seals.
Forum: General Discussion 03-27-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,554
Posted By Longstroke
Have you checked your prescreen? If its...

Have you checked your prescreen?

If its plugged your your pump will struggle to make pressure.

Also check the tank vent it's another problem spot.
Forum: General Discussion 11-03-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,547
Posted By Longstroke
That would work pretty well i think. I'll try it...

That would work pretty well i think. I'll try it with the next fan change.

I'm only on my second fan in about 3-4 years, a little oil mist doesn't ruin them to fast. :rod:
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