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Time for Rear Shocks on the E-350

After a particularly nasty freeze-thaw cycle here in Michigan, the roads are destroyed and I need new shocks on the rear of the tow vehicle. Go figure. I installed a pair of Gabriel Ultra on the rear in March 2016.  After almost two years and roughly 34,000 miles they crapped out.  I don’t know if the dampening system was shot,…

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2003 Ford E-350 Diesel Fuel Tank Delamination Problem

For some reason Ford installed fuel tanks that ‘delaminate’ over time, and wreak havoc on the entire fuel system.  Some quick Google-fu reveals this problem is widespread.  The symptoms are basically loss of power, and stalling.  After seeing what happened inside the tank, I’m surprised the truck even started. Replacing the fuel tank (Part no. F41B) on a 2003 Ford…

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