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Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2019, 08:27 PM
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Posted By TxFordGuy
V3 doesnt run long

Hey yall,

Been a while but still jump in to read from time to time. I had a pressure switch fail on me. Got it finally replaced but now my system only runs for about 10min of driving and then the...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 08-31-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,704
Posted By TxFordGuy
AD are stock. I pulled 7AD's and 1AE out....

AD are stock. I pulled 7AD's and 1AE out. Replaced with 8 ADs.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 08-31-2017, 01:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,704
Posted By TxFordGuy
New Injectors, now high EGTs

Well title kind of says it all. I put in rebuilt full force injectors. All AD codes. I have DPTuner but EGT's are higher whether stock or with tunes. 245,000 on my truck. Old stock setup and I could...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-11-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,626
Posted By TxFordGuy
The pinion didn't feel sloppy or have excessive...

The pinion didn't feel sloppy or have excessive backlash. Still feels good after putting it all back together.

Not sure what would have caused the pitting. I check the oil level regularly and...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 04-10-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,626
Posted By TxFordGuy
Pinion Bearing

My pinion started leaking about 6 month ago. Nothing major as I didn't even need to add oil. Just a drip here or there and bottom of pumpkin was a little wet.

When I had the seal out I pull the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-27-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,548
Posted By TxFordGuy
We had a company come out to empty some large...

We had a company come out to empty some large tanks at work. It was a bad ass pump truck. It was actually driven from the transmission. Truck had a drive shaft disconnect. You could hear the engine...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 12-05-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,875
Posted By TxFordGuy
Also check the torque on your motor bolts. I did...

Also check the torque on your motor bolts. I did a rebuild on mine earlier this year. Pressure was weak. I had my bolts too tight. Seems like looser is better on these.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 11-07-2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
What is integrated UVCH. Surprisingly a quick...

What is integrated UVCH. Surprisingly a quick google did not yield me the meaning. My buddy who is manager at oreilly said that the Dorman harness is in their OE Solutions line which means Dorman...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 11-03-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
I have been looking at the stage 1 remans. See a...

I have been looking at the stage 1 remans. See a few options out there. All about same price. What else should be done while I'm in that far? Already planned on glow plugs. Should the valve cover...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 11-01-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
So by your replies, even after rebuilds or news,...

So by your replies, even after rebuilds or news, the split shots can still have these high pressure spikes?

Do many not run fuel pressure gauges or run with higher rated?
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-29-2016, 01:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
Any feedback on Rosewoods? I like the fact that...

Any feedback on Rosewoods? I like the fact that they would be bench tested before install.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-29-2016, 01:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
You have additional information? I did a...

You have additional information?

I did a quick google and found Mr. Truck sells kits and Rosewood does the rebuilds. Both are fraction of the price for new Alliants.

How many have had...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-28-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
N2GN2, you have my attention. If they are worn...

N2GN2, you have my attention. If they are worn out, what do you do other than replace.
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-28-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
Jason, your saying I do or don't have worn...

Jason, your saying I do or don't have worn injectors?

I just wanted a fuel pressure gauge to work. Both sending units blew after the first start up. 2nd one they sent an orfice they tell you to...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-28-2016, 12:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
to add additional info 240,000 miles truck....

to add additional info
240,000 miles truck. original injectors

Clay, you mention injector cups and orings. which orings are you speaking of?

I know this prob get asked alot but is there an...
Forum: 99-03 7.3 10-27-2016, 01:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,687
Posted By TxFordGuy
Fuel Pressure Spikes

I purchased a fuel pressure gauge 0-100PSi sender and gauge, but it would never work after the first time I started the truck. Thought it was DOA so they sent me another with an orifice fitting...
Forum: General Discussion 06-12-2016, 09:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,550
Posted By TxFordGuy
Gauge Install

Finally got a fuel pressure gauge. The instructions state the sender ground must go to the gauge and not grounded to frame, etc

Just trying to understand why
Forum: General Discussion 05-24-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By TxFordGuy
ITS ALIVE!!!! fingers were crossed tight Here...

ITS ALIVE!!!! fingers were crossed tight
Here is what I did

1. Took emory cloth and polished the scuff marks lightly on both gear and wear plate.
2. Rubbed the gear down with some bearing...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By TxFordGuy
I see the plate you are talking about on WVO...

I see the plate you are talking about on WVO website. Pretty simple. I can make one of those if that's the route I need to take. Figure I would buy from local auto parts store. Lifetime warranty and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By TxFordGuy
Why would my pump be toast? Was working...

Why would my pump be toast?

Was working fine before I took everything apart. The motor still spins good. Do orings have different hardness? I gave the original oring to a shop and ask for...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By TxFordGuy
oring was installed. I removed after I took it...

oring was installed. I removed after I took it off so I wouldn't lose it
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,023
Posted By TxFordGuy
After pictures. not too bad. cleaned up good. Now...

After pictures. not too bad. cleaned up good. Now to just get pump working correctly.

Additionally, is pressure regulator adjust start from CW or CCW?
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By TxFordGuy
FASS pump help

Took my system off and did a complete overhaul on it. Put everything back together clean and carefully. my lowest setting on my torque wrench was 120in/lb. I thought I found to torque the long bolts...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,515
Posted By TxFordGuy
Granted I have a 7.3, but never doubt a...

Granted I have a 7.3, but never doubt a powerstoke. I drove to town 12 miles, shut off truck, then when event was finished started and drove back home without a fuel pump running. Didn't have any...
Forum: Trip Planner 05-03-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,221
Posted By TxFordGuy
TX to Disney

This will be families biggest trip on oil. Going straight from Texas to Disneyworld. Going to bring some backup cubies to hopefully get me there. From there we are heading to Atlanta to stay with...
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