Links for Ford + 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

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

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

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

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

Intercooler Condensation buildup - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1168813-intercooler-condensation-buildup.html
Discussion about Ford's TSB (12-6-4) for the Ecoboost's intercooler condensation.
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Type: TSB Tech Topic: Engine Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT

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

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 Answers the NHTSA HPFP investigation
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25850681.cfm
Ford's reply to the ongoing NHTSA Bosch high pressure fuel pump failure investigation
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Do I really need a v10 Super Duty? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1136625-do-i-really-need-a-v10-super-duty.html
Dyno runs comparing a 1999 6.8L V10 to a 2012 3.5L Ecoboost. Includes towing comparisons by owners.
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Dyno results Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 6.8L V10

Dyno Charts: Ford F-150 5.0L and SuperDuty 6.2L, at the rear wheels
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1029759-5-0l-vs-6-2l.html
A tuner, 5 Star, posts a dyno chart of an 5.0L F-150 and a 6.2L F-350. The 5.0L shows more rear wheel torque and horsepower, likely due to the driveline losses being much higher in the SuperDuty.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 5.0L V8, 6.2L V8

Ford HPFP failure and warranty denial
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1126155-help-glow-plug-water-bs.html
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

V-10 + 5 Star = - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1122061-v-10-5-star.html
Tow reports of the V10 with a 5 Star tuning module.
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

HPFP failures - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1106161-hpfp-failures.html
Detailed, informative thread on the fuel system on the 6.7L, focussing on the HPFP. Includes video animations on how the HPFP and injectors work, plus a PDF from Bosch showing the HPFP details.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Video Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

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