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I was driving 2006 6.0 diesel came to a stop light and

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engine died cranks great but...
I was driving 2006 6.0 diesel came to a stop light and engine died cranks great but won't start not even a sputter no smoke from exhaust
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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago
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Welcome, I am Chris (aka-Moose)

Do you have access to a diagnostic tool so we can run a bunch of tests?

Any prior issues or repairs before this occurrence?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No diagnostic tools I replaced the fuel control module about 100 miles ago changed oil and filter then too
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No diagnostic tools replaced fuel control module 100 miles ago changed oil and filter then too
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

Since your not able to test things are you just looking to know some possible causes that could be to blame?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
how to figure out which is the culprit using gods tools brain and hands
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I'm not the expert but I think it's either the ipr or the fuel pump tell me what to look for
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

The most common possible causes are the:

Fuel pump

IPR or ICP

High pressure oil system internal leaks

Crank sensor

FICM

The IDS scan tool can check the IPR, ICP, CKP, HPOP, injectors, and FICM. The fuel pressure is checked manually.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
What is the easiest way to check fuel pressure
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

You would hook up a gauge to either the fuel filter housing or at the fuel lines to the heads.

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

As mentioned in my first response, I would stay in contact with you. I've noticed you have not rated the post. So I assume you were not pleased with my help. I hate that you have spent money to get an answer but left not happy. Can you tell me why, or can I help more. If its more help you need just reply and we can pick up where we left off.

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