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7.3 power stroke diesel have problems starting on cool

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7.3 power stroke diesel have problems starting on cool mornings but put battery charger on and starts right up
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

good evening my name is ***** ***** I will assist

do you have a voltmeter to do some testing???

Roy

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I do
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I got a digital volt meter yes
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Where do I test for voltage
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

test each battery

Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

test each one with the engine off. let me know the voltage

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
12.46 and 12.51
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

ok have someone crank the truck and re test each bettery while cranking and give me the voltages

Roy

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
It's gonna crank right up the engine is hot
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Only on a cool mornin this problem occours
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
After starts in the mornin have no problems cranking the rest of the day
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

ok, what are the voltages. you said you had to jump it

Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

what is happening

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Only when it's cold morning hot mornings start right up no problems
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

I understand that. I need the voltages I asked for to help you.

Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

what going on???? this is a simple test

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
All my bunch is shut down for night I do it first thing in the mornin
Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

ok

Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

any luck

Expert:  roy replied 9 months ago.

do you still need help

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