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Old December 14th, 2010, 01:09 PM   #41
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Yep same here, brand new batteries as of last year from costco are dead. Gonna change them, the fuel filter, and run thinner Rotella.
Check yer terminals, dumbass.
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Old December 14th, 2010, 06:32 PM   #42
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we have never had good luck with it. maybe it was a fluke but bp seems to run better, at least in ours. im not sure if its the chip or the truck. some respond different to different fuel.
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Old December 14th, 2010, 06:50 PM   #43
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I got some super long extension cords we can run out to the super barn to plug in the super duty, then it will start super fast.

I had dead truck this morning, left it plugged in all night, but the previous owner told me it needed batteries, and he was right.
What did you get?
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Old December 14th, 2010, 06:58 PM   #44
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I once started a stubborn PSD on hair spray. I know they say not to use ether and I'm not sure that the Aqua Net was better for it but it worked.
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Old December 14th, 2010, 08:10 PM   #45
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What did you get?
a 7.3 powerstroke lol

Nothing special, just an old beat up work truck

I no longer have dead truck, battery fixed it right up.

Skoots on the other hand probably still has dead truck
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Old December 15th, 2010, 07:24 PM   #46
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Mine starts now too!!
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Old December 15th, 2010, 07:35 PM   #47
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Mine starts now too!!
It'll never start as much (shit) as it's owner.
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Old December 15th, 2010, 07:51 PM   #48
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It'll never start as much (shit) as it's owner.
hmm . . .

Bad part is that $40 = 1/4 tank of dino juice
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Old December 15th, 2010, 10:46 PM   #49
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a 7.3 powerstroke lol

Nothing special, just an old beat up work truck

I no longer have dead truck, battery fixed it right up.

Skoots on the other hand probably still has dead truck
Ive had college finals to worry about, Ill get my truck fixed this weekend. One day soon Ill be very happy to get that 7.3 piece of GARBAGE ripped out of my F250
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Old December 15th, 2010, 10:54 PM   #50
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You should have bought a V10
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Old December 15th, 2010, 10:57 PM   #51
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You should have bought an I6
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I really do like my truck, it just hates being cold as much as I do
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Old December 16th, 2010, 08:07 AM   #52
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I do have to say I've never seen a psd that didn't have bad glow plugs. my ISX Cummins starts pretty easy without glow plugs or a block heater.
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Oh, you swapping in your spare cummins? Sweet.
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Old December 16th, 2010, 08:22 AM   #54
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Oh, you swapping in your spare cummins? Sweet.
Only thing Ill be doing is taking my truck and a lot of money over to Hallas Performance, his people will do the rest
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my truck started today, with out being plugged in all night...come on skoots, screw college, get your truck running
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Old December 16th, 2010, 09:18 AM   #56
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my truck started today, with out being plugged in all night...come on skoots, screw college, get your truck running
Where are pics of said purchase?
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Where are pics of said purchase?
I got nothin.

It's not special.
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Old December 16th, 2010, 09:45 AM   #58
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my truck started today, with out being plugged in all night...come on skoots, screw college, get your truck running
Batteries, oil change, fuel filter and additives are on the way.
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Batteries, oil change, fuel filter and additives are on the way.
After doing all this above, my truck lives again. Found out that my Costco batteries blow, they arnt making them any more due to problems but they gave me all my money back plus core charge. I now have diehard golds
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my 7.3 starts no problems even when the temps reach in the low teens. Just wait for the "wait to start" light shuts off, and crank it over.

I had my first experience with bad fuel on my last tank. Mat the pedal on the freeway and it takes forever to get moving faster.
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