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02 F350 Psd

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by vis, Jan 23, 2006.

  1. vis

    vis Senior Member
    from 4
    Messages: 324

    hey guys, quick question...today i was out plowing and as i was pusing a pile down a hill, the engine suddenly turned off?

    i had to stop take it out of gear and i turned the key and it fired back up....

    its an automatic transmission and it diddnt feel/sound like a stall, it was as if i just turned the key off....it was fine for the whole rest of the storm...

    anyone have any ideas???:confused:
  2. vis

    vis Senior Member
    from 4
    Messages: 324

    nobody hmm~:dizzy:
  3. Dirt_Werx

    Dirt_Werx Senior Member
    from MASS
    Messages: 129

    could you have bumped the keys in the ignition enough to shut it off by accident?
  4. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,724

    You got me unless DirtWerx is right....:confused: :confused:
  5. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617

    A mechanic told me that the Cam Sensor causes that on the PSD's. Some of our squads will just cut out when you accelerate from a stop. It will start right up again.They change them and it does not do it again.
    He said the big part of the job is to make sure the O ring comes out with the part.
  6. vis

    vis Senior Member
    from 4
    Messages: 324

    na Lol the keys were in the on position, and it shut off.

    I put it in park and tried starting it and it fired right back up. Gotta get it looked at tomorrow :redbounce
  7. Dieselman19

    Dieselman19 Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    try thedieselstop.com they have all of the answers for diesels
  8. More then likely your CPS (camshaft position censor) about $75.00, 10 minute job. Good Luck
  9. nevrnf

    nevrnf Senior Member
    Messages: 456

    Cam sensor. They are the #1 cause of this. I have replaced many of these for my customers. Do yourself a favor and buy it from an International dealer not Ford. Same sensor less money. I think Ford retail is about $180 and IH is about $100
    Look on E-bay. I have found many and if they are in the Ford bag then they are the same as buying from the dealer
  10. douglasl330

    douglasl330 Senior Member
    Messages: 356

    Yup Like the rest say CPS- it will start to go on you slowly-- every once in a while you'll stall! then the stalls will get more frequent! I had mine stall doing 70 on the highway! It's pretty easy to change takes all of 10 minutes! Have fun!
  11. dieseld

    dieseld Senior Member
    from 90210
    Messages: 634

    Cam Position Sensor

    The cam position sensor is the answer most likely. I would keep a spare in the glove box.