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I removed the left head and the shop found 2 cracks, should I go ahead and replace both heads or just the known bad one?
I would recommend removing the other head and inspecting it for cracks also. I would recommend having the head overhauled, and if needed, replacing it then. If you can get them cheap enough, I would suggest replacing both heads if...
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We have charged both batteries 100%, replaced the voltage regulator and altenator, but when we use the lights the battery drains
Hi, thanks for writing in. It sounds like the wire from the batteries to the alternator could be faulty. If this wire is not performing as it should the voltage from the alternator will never reach the batteries to charge...
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Not starting
Hi there. If the relay is clicking, then there is power to the glow plug controller. Remove one of the glow plugs and look at it. If the glow plug is white and has some blue on the rod, then...
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Just put in a new fuel tank and my engine won't draw diesel from it to start.
Hi there. Check the fuel transfer pump and see if its drawing fuel into the fuel filter. If there is no pressure after the fuel transfer pump, then the small transfer pump needs replaced. If there is pressure after the...
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Air intrusion in fuel lines
Hi there. This situation has happened to me before with my buddies Ford 7.3 Power Stroke. Although the process is slightly different, you might want to watch this video as it shows how to prime the fuel system on these...

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