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Old 05-22-2014, 12:44 PM   #1411
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How did your trip go??? Did the truck perform well this time?? Hope so!

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It ran great! We did just under 1600 miles and averaged about 10.5 MPG. No issues being down on power at all.
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Old 05-22-2014, 07:41 PM   #1412
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It ran great! We did just under 1600 miles and averaged about 10.5 MPG. No issues being down on power at all.
Great!! Glad to hear it!
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Hitched up and ready for our Shakedown run this weekend. Weather is finally nice and we are itchin to get out. Leavin tomorrow afternoon.
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Great!! Glad to hear it!
Helmsey, isn't that a powerstroke? Why would it be down on power?
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Old 05-23-2014, 07:09 AM   #1417
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Headed home from Hilton Head and another beautiful site in Fletcher, NC.

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Headed home from Hilton Head and another beautiful site in Fletcher, NC.
Site looks great!
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Helmsey, isn't that a powerstroke? Why would it be down on power?
Long story short there was a leak in the secondary cooling system that was causing the motor to de-rate itself under load. Replaced the EGR cooler and charge air cooler and all is well.
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Old 05-23-2014, 01:51 PM   #1420
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that looks nice! What park is it?
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