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05 ford f350 diesel been in and out of shop (dealership) for

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over 3 months. spent over...
05 ford f350 diesel been in and out of shop (dealership) for over 3 months. spent over $7000.00 , had in in about 7 times, never lasted more than 1 day. driving along and engines bogs down, sometimes had to pull over. problem was intermitten, they replaced all injector and glow plugs, lasted one day then injectors went out. got it back lasted one day. they replaced fuel pump, lasted one day, they replaced fuel gauge float in tank, lasted one day, then oil pressure gauge would drop to zero, they said it was ok, just gauge malfunction, got it back lasted one day, sent back to shop, they kept it three weeks, said they drove it a bunch with no issues, drove it one day, truck bogged down and died, oil pressure gauge dropped to zero, when restarted big puff of white smoke came out. drove home, oil pressure showed ok.
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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago
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Hi Im David. you getting any check engine light? has anyone of these yoyos bothered doing a back pressure test of the exhaust system?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
check engine light came on, forgot changed all glow plugs also, that was first trip in
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

is the check engine light still on?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
no, don't know what they checked
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

any way you can get a full report of what was accomplished? thatwould be very help ful so i am not doing things theyve already done.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I have receipts can get tomorrow
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok, sounds good. let me know

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
0k
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

an update?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
hve receipts
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
29 june, glow plug, nozzle asy, element, connection a, tank asy, radiator overflow,,,5 july, nozzle asy, kit o ring, hose asy, core, starter motor, pump asy, 21 july, sender asy, sublet
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

holy crap....the dealership has no frickin idea what they are doing.......

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

replace the ficm and icp

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Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

hows it going?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
ficm being replaced, haven't picked up truck and driven yet
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

cool. let me know how it goes.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
picked up truck will have to drdive for at least a week to see if it is fixed
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok, how did it drive on the way home though?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
good, but has done that before
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok well keep me updated

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
truck started missing today, off and on, did not bog down as bad as before, my son said it would do this before. I don't know if related to other issue
Ford Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok, im going to opt out and let another tech chime in. new brain cells help alot of the time.

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Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago
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Is it missing and bogging down under load on the hiway, any noise coming from under the hood when it bogs down?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No load any speed no noise heard does not bog down just feel jerky miss
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

How does it start when hot, any smoke?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Don't think so
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

Has the EGR valve been replaced?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Don't think so this time did five years Ago
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

Do you know if they ran a power balance test on the engine when driving it to pinpoint which cylinder is misfiring?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Don't know
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

Another thing they should check is the fuel pressure under load to make sure it stays at 55psi or higher.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok will call them tomorrow
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

Let me know what you find out.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Will do
Ford Mechanic: Ray M., Ford Master Tech replied 1 year ago

Thanks

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