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James, Ford Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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03 6.0 engine shuts off after about 10 miles. won't restart

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03 6.0 engine shuts off after about 10 miles. won't restart until the next day when engine cools off
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it an automatic or a manual transmission?
Customer: 196,000 auto
JA: What is the model of your '03 Ford?
Customer: superduty
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: fuel filters so far. I have at friend and he is trouble shooting with scanner
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no gave him what is happening. just started when I was towing an enclosed trailer but the last time it quit when I was taking it to his garage.
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Customer: so you have no answer for me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

does it run rough or just shut off?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just shuts off
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

When it stalls the firs thing I would do I remove the top fuel filter housing and make sure it is still full of fuel. If that is ok the issue is most likely going to be an issue with the IPR valve on the vehicle. They are known to fail when the engine gets hot and work again once the engine cools back down.

Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

Hello, were you abl to get your vehicle fixed?e