Links for Engine


Running a Ford 6.7L with DEF in the diesel tank
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27623232.cfm
One owner's experience after mistakenly adding some DEF to the diesel tank and driving until the water in fuel (WIF) light illuminates.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Calling out all who had problems with DEF/Emissions - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/2011-lml-duramax-powertrain/193378-calling-out-all-who-had-problems-def-emissions.html
Long thread collecting owner experiences with DEF in the 2011+ Duramax LML motors. One user suggested some remediation options Yea WileECoyote. I am glad you started this thread. I have learned a lot from it and I am sure others have also. Being ...more
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Type: News Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine, Upgrade/Aftermarket?
Year: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Reverse flush a radiator
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/24272597/gotomsg/24272676.cfm
How to reverse flush to remove all the coolant.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine

Twist and Clout: Inside the Heavy-Duty-Truck Torque War - Feature - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/features/twist-and-clout-inside-the-heavy-duty-truck-torque-war-feature
Car & Driver graphs the torque specs for HD pickups over the last 10 years, showing the rise of about 60%.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Engine

Particle Emissions from Direct Injection Gasoline Engines
http://www.swri.org/3pubs/ttoday/Summer11/PDFs/ParticleEmissions.pdf
Direct-injected gasoline engines exhibit similar exhaust characteristics to diesels. The future emissions requirements may bring similar emissions devices, like particulate filters, to GDI engines. A team of SwRI engineers examines how emissions ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine

Ford Motorcraft: 2005 Super Duty Major changes from 2004
http://www.motorcraftservice.com/vdirs/vehicles/F250/2005_P131_Differences_from_2004_1.pdf
Tech service info from Motorcraft detailing the changes to SuperDuty between 2004 and 2005. Includes new tools needed for the 2005+s.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Engine, Suspension, Towing & hauling, Transmission
Year: 2005
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

Gen V Family Welcomes Three More Engines, Including A V6 - EngineLabs
http://www.enginelabs.com/news/gen-v-family-welcomes-three-more-engines-including-a-v6/
Details on the new 'EcoTec' engine construction from an engine builder.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2015
Engine: GM 4.3L V6, 5.3L V8, 6.2L V8

GM dyno results for the 6.2L VVT (L9H)
http://archives.media.gm.com/us/powertrain/en/product_services/2010/gmna/HPT Library/Gen IV/Gen IV Truck/...
Offical GM results.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2010
Engine: GM 6.2L V8

2011+ Ford 6.7L Fuel Filter / Water Separator
http://www.dieselsite.com/dieselsite2011-20012ford67lfuelfilterwaterseparator.aspx
First aftermarket water separator for the 6.7L. An effort to address CP-4 HPFP failures with more effective filtering. More details in the link.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Torque vs. Horsepower - Engine Power Delivery Explained - Hot Rod Magazine
http://www.hotrod.com/techarticles/hrdp_0401_torque_horsepower_guide/viewall.html
A discussion with engine builders on the merits of horsepower, torque, and the area under the power curve.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine

Gas vs. emission diesels for the fleet owner - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1004109-gas-vs-emission-diesels-for-the-fleet-owner.html
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine

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

LLY Overheating Problems - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=370357
Nice list of the major LLY overheating discussions and solutions.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Removing the Duramax 2nd battery tray
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/26445473.cfm
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2001, 2002, 2003 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Fuel Effects on a Modern Diesel Engine: Ford 6.7L run with varying fuels & Bosch fuel pump torn down
http://www.dtic.mil/cgi-bin/GetTRDoc?AD=ADA547468&Location=U2&doc=GetTRDoc.pdf
Detailed report of a short duration run (only 210 total hours) on the 6.7L Ford. Includes tear-down pictures on the Bosch CP4.2 pump. There was some minor wear.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Do I need a $ 11,000 fuel System - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=463239
Multiple "fuel filter" light incidents in a few hundred miles, multiple fuel filter replacements with no help. The light is triggered by lack of fuel pressure, in the case of this poster it was caused by a grenaded fuel pump. Multiple responses ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Found a Fix for P0087 when under a load - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/diy-tech-discussion/63780-found-fix-p0087-when-under-load.html
Duramax stumbling on acceleration? Might be collapsed fuel lines. Check out the TSB and directions on how to fix them.
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Type: TSB Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=330203
Detailed comparison of the mouthpieces (intake tube) for the LLY and LBZ duramaxes, with an aftermarket version from Kodiak as well.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

My new F-350 gasser - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1194665-my-new-f-350-gasser.html
What oil weight to run in a new 6.2L? Stay with the Ford recommended 5W-20, even in hot environments. Responses from a police fleet mechanic with high mileage Crown Vics (CVPI) saying 5W-20 worked well for them even in Chicago heat and long idles.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

looking to install a V10 in place of 5.4 - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1193616-looking-to-install-a-v10-in-place-of-5-4-a.html
Considerations needed for swapping a 5.4L to a 6.8L.
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Type: News Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2003, 2004, 2005
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350 Engine: Ford 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10