Truck will usually restart after 5 minutes or so. This included unhook miles of 250. After reading the link - I went and checked the coolant in my truck - looked clean and green. Drain off whenever you change your filter and clean the sensor. Just improved both air intake and exhaust so will expect more power and better… Just in the middle of changing mine. If it is diesel, it is in the passenger side of the motor up by where the transmission mounts. Release belt tensioner slack belts and remove then remove bolts and alternator, wires.
Injector Return Lines like to leak if you touch them, maybe not fuel but air thus causing hard starts. The truck has a stock turbo on the 7. I broke one have to fix. That's really the only thing to be leery of, if the coolant system has not been properly maintained it causes expensive issues. Drain radiator down about 2 gallons. Then you need to remove the axle bolts on the end of the hub and slid axle out.
. Locate the oil and fuel filter housing big black cap with hex nut on top look down and little left of the oil filter housing and their are 2 connectors one is grey and the other is black. Alot of people like to show off their diesel trucks mostly high schoolers by flooring the gas and treating it like a sports car. Your primary filter is located on your frame rail drivers side. Is 260k miles to many or will it last to 350k like most diesels? Only thing I plan on doing to the engine is cleaning it up and changing all the seals and gaskets, oil is leaking from every one of the seals.
If you are going to replace the fuel pump. If facing the front of the truck, it is above the oil pan on the front left side. The body is rotted to hell, witch is why the truck is parked at the moment, awaiting a body swap. It is held by three screws which can be a little tricky to get in and out since it is in a rather cramped space. Bought brand new in 1990. At your fuel filter housing there should be a valve that will allow you to drain off fuel. If you have constant problems with this and you buy fuel from the same place every time, they may be selling you bad fuel.
My question is how many miles do these motors and truck platforms go? So it's from the front 2468 on the driver side left head and 1357 on the Passenger right cyl head. Trailer has 7000 axles and pulls well. It took me a little over an hour to change mine out. The current owner says that its runs strong and smooth. This was a recall item for 2002 f250 super duty diesel 7.
Then remove two bolts that hold the caliper mounting bracket. It is difficult to see from the top since the view is blocked by the alternator bracket and what appears to be a smog or air pump. If anyone tells you… From 17-19 two wheel drive on the highway. Truck is running along fine and then just shuts down for no apparent reason. These also vary a little depending on if you have a power stroke turbo and if you run fuel additives, and if you let it idle during a hockey game, because it is -30 outside. I found that my primary wasn't even dirty but changed it anyways. .
But like has been said, they have been known to last 500k+. Good luck getting it out if it is a Nevile like mine. If you live in a high humidity area and you let your fuel tank… to replace pinion shaft seal you need to drop the drive shaft from the rear end then with large socket remove pinion nut from front of yoke remove yoke remove old pinion seal install new pinion seal reinstall yoke and pinion nut to specified torque re install drive shaft note now is the time to check and see if U-joints need replacing I would check your cam shaft position sensor. I have found a local truck that is a 93' f350, crew cab, 4x4, with a diesel. Since I do not have the gasoline engine, I can't say for sure about… After the wheels are removed ,remove two bolts that hold the caliper on and remove caliper. The truck has a 5 speed trans. Start engine between draining… Under the driver side valve cover second one back from the front of the motor.
It has one wire and the sensor screws into the top of the oil cooler housing. If you can, get to it before it's started for the first time of the day, seeing it started for the first time of the day can speak volumes, does it start quick and easy, does it run smoothly as soon as it starts, whats the smoke look like if any, does it knock or anything like that. Really depends on what you are doing. Luckily, my mom always had the truck well maintained. Remove top hose and plug motor hole with clean rag. I am the original owner of the truck though. Hi, Im new here and Im looking for a ford diesel.