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Working on a 6.4 power stroke 2008 f250 customer overheated

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Working on a 6.4 power stroke 2008 f250 customer overheated truck and now it cranks but doesn't start it does throw black smoke no codes
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I'm an independent contractor here at Just Answer.

Overheating a diesel is not good. The first thing we need to do is a compression test to see if the head gaskets or heads have failed from it running to hot.

Thanks for asking your question and letting me try to help you.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I got it started and seems like I have 1-8 vavles are bend thanks
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Glad I could help.

Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Do you need any more assistance on this concern?

Thanks Chris