Pulling Powerstrokes - Diesel Truck Forum - TheDieselGarage.com
Thread Details Posted by thunder, this thread has received 12 replies and been viewed 1227 times.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 07:36 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 9
Points: 1,755
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Pulling Powerstrokes

i was at the Dekalb Superpull in Eaton, Ohio and no one was pulling powerstrokes. can anyone tell why that is?
some said that there was a problem with the ford wiring harnesses
thunder is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 08:12 PM
Senior Member
 
Diesel Dog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: N.E. Mississippi
Posts: 4,024
Points: 45,590
Thanks: 84
Thanked 24 Times in 22 Posts
One reason may be is that you can make cheaper HP with other motors.:


DD

'00 cc f 350 a few mods, and a bts tranny.

Wet concrete, Hot Asphalt And Life Wait for no one
Diesel Dog is offline  
post #3 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 08:14 PM
RSP
Rockin-S
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 215
Points: 2,707
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Not sure, Because there is alot of Good Pullers out there that are Power Strokes.

97 F350 PSD Crew Cab 4X4 Almost Stock :umno:
79 F250 CTD Super Cab 4X4 Almost Stock
79 F150 Reg Cab 4X4 Whimpy 512 CI BigBlock Some day it will be a CTD too
RSP is offline  
post #4 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 08:41 PM
Slow 6.0
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Salem, NH
Posts: 1,554
Points: 42,484
Thanks: 30
Thanked 59 Times in 46 Posts
for the same reason people drive gas trucks, they havent seen the light! hehe, j/p

2006 F350 XLT 4x4
ARP Studs, Blocked EGR Cooler, MBRP 304SS Cool Duals, 03 Turbo, Coolant Filter Kit, PCM Flashed Back & Innovative Extreme Tunes - 13.3 @ 99
SICKS-O is offline  
post #5 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-12-2006, 09:05 PM
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,010
Points: 40,280
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I sled pull with my power stroke, HOUSE is a pulling machine in his 7.3, i have seen a fair amount of pulling psd's, hell i am heading to kearney NE on friday for a pull
robert
out
alldiesels is offline  
post #6 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-13-2006, 05:54 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 68
Points: 1,213
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
there are powerstrokes out there pulling but thet are harder to come by. at our county pulls it was dominated by fords.... there were like 38 in the class and id say 20+ were fords. but yes dodge 12v's are like the chevy 350. everyones built them and the parts are dirt cheap.
andrew974x4 is offline  
post #7 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-13-2006, 08:52 PM
soot junkie
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 194
Points: 24,261
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Same thing goes for around here. I'm usually the only Ford in our local pulls. We normally only have between 8 and 12 trucks in a class, but when the only Ford comes out on top it makes being different worth while.

01 F350 CC Dually, DP tuner, fuel system w/Aeromotive pump, 360cc Stage III Hybrids, Stealth Big Oil, H2 Hybrid, Head Studs, Hypermax rods, balanced rotating assembly, Comp Cams valve springs and push rods, ATS trans fixed by BTS, Best 1/4 [email protected] best 1/8 [email protected]
2000 F250 6sp, Dp Tuner
Early 99 F350 2wd daily driver Dp Tuner
smokin dually is offline  
post #8 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-13-2006, 10:07 PM
Super limo owner
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 1,122
Points: 34,551
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to Super Limo
There a few powerstrokes that pull around cinn. area Just cost more money to get them to run

Kyle

2001 Ford F-350 crew cab long bed srw black gauges boost and pyro Dp 4 pos chip. Straight piped 4 in lift with 35`s . Acetone emblems
CAN YOU KEEP UP??

Everyone dies but not everyone lives

AKA COOLUA Got A NEW NAME!

LOOK AT MY NEW PICS
Super Limo is offline  
post #9 of 13 (permalink) Old 03-15-2006, 03:14 AM
Senior Member
 
fuzzys69's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Sprakers NY
Posts: 2,612
Points: 34,438
Thanks: 12
Thanked 39 Times in 33 Posts
i pull all of my powerstrokes

SOLD!!
2004 F-350 CC Shortbox, SCT, S&B intake, Gauges, Intake elbow, ARP Studs, Stage 1 fuel system, Fass 150/180(took off), titian 52 Gallon fuel tank, b&w turnover ball, Line-x in bed and bottom of truck,
hard tonneau cover(Just for winter use)

2003 F-250 SC Shortbox
Singles Club #30
B.O.M.B. Squad #11
Ridin' Dirty Club #14
fuzzys69 is offline  
post #10 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-24-2006, 06:58 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 48
Points: 1,504
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Dude i live in hillsboro ohio and the main choice is powerstrokes or cummins no chevy can keep up with them around here and im a BIG powerstroke fan and one of my buddy put a cummins ina ford

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 95 psd extended cab long bed -----------------------------------------------------------
Airaid itntake, 5inch duels , 35inch baha claws, s-400 turbo, ats tranny, ats 5 star converter, Banks intercooler, 3.5inch lift, Banks six gun, piller pod –pyro-boost-tranny temp, texas style bumpers. Ohhhhh yeah
BiG_stroke07 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Diesel Truck Forum - TheDieselGarage.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome