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special: ipr Valve on a 2002 7.3 powerstroke diesel..socket..connector

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Hi How easy is it to change a IPR Valve on a 2002 7.3 Powerstroke diesel? Do I need a special socket cause of that connector on pump? do I have to remove the pump too? thnx!!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Pavlin Koev replied 2 years ago.

Pavlin Koev :

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Pavlin Koev :

you need to remove turbo charger and fuel filter housing

Customer:

Ok but i can leave the HPOP in place?

Pavlin Koev :

yes

Pavlin Koev :

it is bolted to the side, will send you instructions

Customer:

do they make a special tool to take the IPR Valve out? or do I just use a wrench?

Pavlin Koev :

you need deep 27 mm socket with thin wall

Customer:

and the connector on the side fits inside socket then?

Pavlin Koev :

No, there is a nut, which is easy to remove, then pull out solenoid with connector

Customer:

that nut you are refering to is that the one builtinto the sensor that butts up against the oil pump?

Pavlin Koev :

it is the one you see on the picture I have sent

Pavlin Koev :

after you pull out solenoid you will see valve

Customer:

ok so your saying i should turn out the little nut in the back pointing toward turbo? then the valve will come out? and the solenoid will stay behind on the pump?

Pavlin Koev :

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Pavlin Koev :

this is correct, remove small nut pointing turbo, pull out solenoid and then unscrew valve

Customer:

ok thnx for your help!!

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