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I have a f-350 6.0 liter, 2004 ranch. going up a steep

I have a f-350...

I have a f-350 6.0 liter, 2004 king ranch. going up a steep mountain i heard a pop, after that i had no power going up a grade. on level grd it ran fine. on the way home my service engine light came on. also i could hear my turbo kicking in and out, but no power.

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

Consistent going up a hill.

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your F350?

2004

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your F350 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Changed out the air filter and going to change out the fuel filters when it quits raining.

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Have you checked the system for codes yet?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
no

Can you?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
not right now. we live in a small town. tomorrow i can

If you get the codes it will give a better direction of what we have going on...almost sounds like you have turbo failure

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
don't know yet. can hear the turbo kick in and out when i put my foot in it. no power. cruising on flat grd. i run about 1800 rpm;s when i need more power it will go up to 2500 and 2800 rpm's, no higher.

Sounds like the impeller has failed

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
thanks
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