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James, Ford Technician
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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2005 ford 6.0 has troubling starting when its hot all new

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2005 ford 6.0 has troubling starting when its hot all new injectors IPR complete rebuild oil tubes bullet proof runs goodafter it starts starts good cold
JA: Have you checked the coolant? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: No oil leaks and know coolant leaks its not over heating
JA: What is the model of your '05 Ford?
Customer: f250 king ranch
JA: Are you fixing your F250 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i had it at a locale shop we did a complete engine rebuild complete with bullet proof kit all new injectors high and low pressure oil pump updated oil tubes IPR we have not got into ficm
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: just truck runs good cold or hot after start
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 10 months ago.

Hello, a hard start when hot is due to an internal high pressure oil leak. There is a tool OTC 303-765 that you apply compressed air to so you can listen for a leak. It sounds like you have replaced everything except the snap to connect fitting.

Expert:  James replied 9 months ago.

Hello, were you able to get your vehicle repaired?