Links for 6.0L V8 + Tech


How is Coking related to diesel engines?
http://www.gotengines.com/blog/diesel-engines/coking-related-diesel-engines
Specially about the Ford 6.0L PowerStroke but applies to any diesel with an EGR valve.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Photos
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009
Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

6.0 Powerstroke Common Issues and Problems
http://www.littlepowershop.com/60problems.html
Detailed rundown of the common problems with the 6.0L by a mechanic.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

6.0 Powerstroke towing turbo failures
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25340200.cfm
Thoughts on over- and under-boosted 6.0Ls, including the importance of addressing any oil-cooler related problems quickly. The first sign is the oil temperature exceeding the coolant temperature by 15F.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

Video walkaround of a seized 6.0L
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgkmdLN8mD0&feature=related
Includes failure analysis. The takeaway is to fix head gasket leaks promptly.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Video Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

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

Bullet Proof EGR / Oil Cooler Upgrade Kit - Install (Pics) - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f23/bullet-proof-egr-oil-cooler-upgrade-kit-install-pics-281656/
Detailed how to on upgrading the 6.0L EGR, with lots of pics.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine, Upgrade/Aftermarket?
Year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

Ford TSB 09-8-3: Coolant Loss - 6.0L
http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/bkitchener/2009-07-10_234911_coolant_loss.pdf
TSB 09-8-3: Diagnosing coolant loss on 6.0L, with detailed steps to determine cause, including EGR cooler.
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Type: TSB
Year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Engine: Ford 6.0L V8