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Friend of mine has 2005 ford excursion with 6.0 liter diesel

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engine. loss of oil pressure...
Friend of mine has 2005 ford excursion with 6.0 liter diesel engine. loss of oil pressure indicated. says he pulled filter and cranked engine and very little oil came out.
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Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 2 years ago
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Hello, im assuming this is an issue with a no start or it had an engine failure and low oil pressure/the engine is making noise?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Engine not making noise. It was a no start. Also the engine would shut down while his wife was driving. Gauge indicated low oil pressure.
Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 2 years ago

Ok need to verify if it has a base engine oil system by checking it with a gauge, the engine uses base engine oil pressure and a high pressure oil pump to convert the base oil to over 500 psi plus to open the injectors. If there is an indication of base engine oil pressure it could be an oil pump or pickup issue. Need to verify base engine oil pressure first make sure it is good.

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Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 2 years ago

Hello, ill gladly do a phone call with you if you are willing to wait until tomorrow morning, its getting late here so if thats ok we can pickup from there, im on california time here

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Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 2 years ago

If thats ok Ill accept the phone call request and fulfill it in the morning

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
That will be fine. Tom was worn out from busy day and I will get this info to him in the morning. Thank you so much for the help!
Ford Mechanic: HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans replied 2 years ago

Very good, when I get back on tomorrow morning Ill drop a phone call service request, thank you, ***** ***** too

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