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  • avatar fairlane67 02/25/09 8:45 pm PST

    we have had the same problem go to your local dealer and get cetane booster it helps dramitically follow directions on bottle, erg valve could be dirty , are u getting boost if not ford has had a problem with the garret turbo , does it burp when you get off the throttle? actually that is normal we were told , cetane should be the fix..........FYI cam sensors have been an issue also truck runs fine and then going to restart she wont fire..... good luck

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  • fairlane67 02/25/09 8:45 pm PST

    we have had the same problem go to your local dealer and get cetane booster it helps dramitically follow directions on bottle, erg valve could be dirty , are u getting boost if not ford has had a problem with the garret turbo , does it burp when you get off the throttle? actually that is normal we were told , cetane should be the fix..........FYI cam sensors have been an issue also truck runs fine and then going to restart she wont fire..... good luck

  • pipfindr 03/04/09 10:52 am PST

    As it turns out...... the egr valve was sticking and not working properly. I had the truck in my local Ford dealership and they fixed the problem......

  • pipfindr 04/30/09 9:56 pm PST

    The problems are back again.... now what?same surging and feels like its missing.... again.

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