Links for 6.8L V10 + Tech


Ford 6.8L - 3V Engine & 6R140 Transmission
http://www.newyorkbussales.com/ford-engine.cfm
Bluebird Bus company details the 6R140 and 6.8L 3V V10 engine. Includes performance comparisons to the GM 8.1L V8 and Allison 1000 and 2000 transmissions.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results
Year: 2011, 2012, 2013 ... 2015, 2016, 2017
Make/Model: Ford F450CC, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.8L V10; GM 8.1L V8

Gas Tuning & throwing CEL codes
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1191626-first-time-towing-with-5-star.html
Running a tuner on a gas engine and getting a check-engine-light (CEL) when towing or working the engine hard? It might be a lean condition due to insufficient spark (COP) or fuel. Read about one V10 owners experience, with respones and ideas from ...more
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Exterior
Year: 2008
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350 Engine: Ford 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10

Ford 2005-2008 Modular (4.6, 5.4, 6.8) Spark Plug TSB 08-07-06
http://grufmanbil.se/webshop/mektips/tsb08-07-06.pdf
Ford's TSB on the 2-piece sparkplug used on the 3V modular engines from 2005-2008. Special care is given to removal of broken 2-piece plugs.
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Type: TSB Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 4.6L V8, 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10

5 Star Tuning-LiveWire for 3v V10 - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/865299-5-star-tuning-livewire-for-3v-v10.html
Thread discussing the 5-Star tuner on the Ford V10, including comments from users on it's effects.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2005
Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

V-10 Spark Plug Change Instructions
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/418807-need-detailed-instructions-for-v-10-spark-plug-change.html
Detailed writeup for how to change the plugs.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Air filter recommendation? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/568764-air-filter-recommendation.html
Discussion on air filter choices on the V10. Consensus is stay with Motorcraft.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 2001
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Ford V10 stock PCM/tune
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/939821-theyve-neutered-my-truck-and-question-for-mike-5star.html
Discussion about Ford dealer reflashes for the V10, and the effect on timing, fuel map, and other. "Now for my question to Mike at 5Star, have you heard of the reflashes or updates causing a reduction in power over the power band on these engines? ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2006
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

2011 6.2L Arrived today with Video - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/948401-2011-6-2l-arrived-today-with-video.html
6.2L dyno results, with comparisons to the 6.8L V10.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results, Video Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

2005 3 valve 6.8 Plug Change - Cracked Insulators - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1161617-2005-3-valve-6-8-plug-change-cracked-insulators.html
Detailed HowTo on changing a 3V V10 spark plugs. "Today was my first at changing 2005 V10 spark plugs. Not such a great day. To bring you up to speed here is where I am at. I have researched this plug change for 6 months reading here on the forum. I ...more
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Ford Modular Spark Plug Changes, 1999-2001
http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f16/5-4-v-8-a-252880/
Details on when and what (plugs and heads) Ford changed in their modular motors to resolve plug issues.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 4.6L V8, 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10

Replacing spark plugs in a V10 - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1019410-replacing-spark-plugs-in-a-v10.html
Writeup on replacing the plugs on a 2V V10. The newer 3V V10s now have a one-piece plug available; the factory started using these around 10/07, and its recommended for all 3V V10s. The 2V V10s remain with the same plug that Ford used in years 99-04 ...more
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Ford 3V V10 dyno results from Hypertech
http://www.hypertech.com/PerformanceGraphs/ford/42008_2005_2010_F250_550___6_8L_3V_V10.pdf
Hypertech's dyno results for 3V V10s, stock and tuned
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Has Owning A Diesel Pickup Lost It's 'Edge'? Why BUY One Nowadays - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1078563-has-owning-a-diesel-pickup-lost-its-edge-why-buy-one-nowadays.html
Discussion on the old reasons for buying a diesel engine vs. the current realities. "I want input from ALL diesel owners.....Gas owners.....Anyone with an HD/SD with an opinion.....I know the topic has been discussed in different threads here..... ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine, Towing & hauling Engine: Ford 5.4L V8, 6.0L V8, 6.2L V8, 6.4L V8, 6.7L V8, 6.8L V10

Yippee!!! Finally broke a manifold stud (or two) - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/593174-yippee-finally-broke-a-manifold-stud-or-two.html
Detailed write up on replacing exhaust studs on a 2V V10
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Broken exhaust studs....time to get at it. Info? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/859392-broken-exhaust-studs-time-to-get-at-it-info.html
Discussing removing & replacing broken exhaust manifold studs.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Broken exhaust studs: on the 3V V10?
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/859392-broken-exhaust-studs-time-to-get-at-it-info-14.html
Discussing the V10 exhaust manifold stud failures, and whether it applies to the 3V version.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

Studs, and what breaks them - tech discussion - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1036565-studs-and-what-breaks-them-tech-discussion.html
Discussing the V10 exhaust manifold stud failures, including ideas on prevention and causes.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

your take on the new 2011 V8s - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1029054-your-take-on-the-new-2011-v8s.html
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

6.2 V8 vs. 6.8 V10 vs. ??? (gas engines) thread - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1021305-6-2-v8-vs-6-8-v10-vs-gas-engines-thread.html
Thread comparing the new 6.2L V8 vs the 6.8L V10, by folks who have driven or owned both.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Dyno results Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

Sad V10 Owner - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1030437-sad-v10-owner.html
A cautionary tale of using Bosch spark plugs, one breaking apart and breaking a valve seat in the #4 cylinder.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10