Mechanics

FORD F-350 ON STAR PROBLEM

2004 Ford F-350 • 16,000 miles

I have a 2004 power stroke, It will start an run a few seconds on starting, Hard to start on starting fluid. Will not start at all without it


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Ronnie Pyron
November 18, 2012.



My 2004 power stroke will start an try to run on ether. Wont start without it. Crack cap on top fuel filter housing an turn key on, getting all kinds of fuel to that point

Tiny
Ronnie Pyron
Nov 18, 2012.
Could be the high pressure oil pump. A shop with a scan tool can monitor the pressure to see if it is enough to start

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Nov 18, 2012.
How much oil pressure does it need to start?

Tiny
Ronnie Pyron
Nov 18, 2012.
About 1500 lbs

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Nov 18, 2012.
Thank you I will check it

Tiny
Ronnie Pyron
Nov 19, 2012.