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Nothing really came up while I was driving it in the winter and I thought I had gotten a mechanically sound truck with very little rush for a decent price.

There were issues with work the previous owner had done, like the catalytic converters being replaced with straight pipe and the shoddy welding / removal of O2 sensors causing a check engine light.

I am able to make it all of the way there, but got only 1/3 of the way home before I finally give up driving it for fear of worse damage to the engine / transmission.


As a side note, I had it towed to a Ford dealer in town and they weren’t any help. Ptc torque converter reviews They quoted me $6500 to put a used 5.4 engine in or $9500 to put a reman engine in. Torque converter automatic transmission My goal was to keep this whole process under $4k-$5k including tools should I fuck it up and still need a reman engine, I would be under the dealer quote.

Removal of more covers, you can clearly see where the timing chain had been contacting the cover and wearing through the ribs. Torque converter problems symptoms (This was part of my horrible noise.)

Cylinder 8 piston was the only piston without carbon build up. 4l60e torque converter lockup problems The machinist I took the heads to mentioned a likely coolant leak through the head gasket into cylinder 8 without seeing the piston.

I removed the rockers and checked the lash adjusters for movement before taking it to the machinist. Torque converter clutch lock up solenoid I didn’t want an issue with valves being open and contacting tables…

Shining light into the ports, I was able to see 5 valves not sealing, explained some of my low compression and high leakage. Torque converter fluid Amazing that the engine was still producing power during this.

I boxed up the heads and took them to a local machinist to be three angle ground, new valves ground, lapped, installed, new valve seals installed, cams checked and head gasket surface decked.

Cylinder #1 rod bearing spun and wore 20 thousands off of one side of the crank. Torque converter operation It is machinable up to 20 thousands and as such, it wasn’t possible to machine the crank back to tolerances.

I had the bock as a single component… What a torque converter does In hindsight, I should have cleaned it at this stage, but I forwent it to reduce painting and effort in the rebuild. What torque converter do i need I just wanted my truck running.

Nothing really came up while I was driving it in the winter and I thought I had gotten a mechanically sound truck with very little rush for a decent price.

There were issues with work the previous owner had done, like the catalytic converters being replaced with straight pipe and the shoddy welding / removal of O2 sensors causing a check engine light.

I am able to make it all of the way there, but got only 1/3 of the way home before I finally give up driving it for fear of worse damage to the engine / transmission.

As a side note, I had it towed to a Ford dealer in town and they weren’t any help. How to fix torque converter shudder They quoted me $6500 to put a used 5.4 engine in or $9500 to put a reman engine in. Torque converter turbine My goal was to keep this whole process under $4k-$5k including tools should I fuck it up and still need a reman engine, I would be under the dealer quote.

Removal of more covers, you can clearly see where the timing chain had been contacting the cover and wearing through the ribs. Pdq torque converter (This was part of my horrible noise.)

Cylinder 8 piston was the only piston without carbon build up. 700r4 torque converter lockup wiring The machinist I took the heads to mentioned a likely coolant leak through the head gasket into cylinder 8 without seeing the piston.

I removed the rockers and checked the lash adjusters for movement before taking it to the machinist. How to check torque converter I didn’t want an issue with valves being open and contacting tables…

Shining light into the ports, I was able to see 5 valves not sealing, explained some of my low compression and high leakage. 1 torque converter go kart Amazing that the engine was still producing power during this.

I boxed up the heads and took them to a local machinist to be three angle ground, new valves ground, lapped, installed, new valve seals installed, cams checked and head gasket surface decked.

Cylinder #1 rod bearing spun and wore 20 thousands off of one side of the crank. What does a torque converter clutch solenoid do It is machinable up to 20 thousands and as such, it wasn’t possible to machine the crank back to tolerances.

I had the bock as a single component… Torque converter clutch solenoid replacement cost In hindsight, I should have cleaned it at this stage, but I forwent it to reduce painting and effort in the rebuild. Torque converter circuit I just wanted my truck running.

Nothing really came up while I was driving it in the winter and I thought I had gotten a mechanically sound truck with very little rush for a decent price.

There were issues with work the previous owner had done, like the catalytic converters being replaced with straight pipe and the shoddy welding / removal of O2 sensors causing a check engine light.

I am able to make it all of the way there, but got only 1/3 of the way home before I finally give up driving it for fear of worse damage to the engine / transmission.

As a side note, I had it towed to a Ford dealer in town and they weren’t any help. Ptc torque converter They quoted me $6500 to put a used 5.4 engine in or $9500 to put a reman engine in. Torque converter online My goal was to keep this whole process under $4k-$5k including tools should I fuck it up and still need a reman engine, I would be under the dealer quote.

Removal of more covers, you can clearly see where the timing chain had been contacting the cover and wearing through the ribs. Advantages of torque converter (This was part of my horrible noise.)

Cylinder 8 piston was the only piston without carbon build up. Torque converter lockup symptoms The machinist I took the heads to mentioned a likely coolant leak through the head gasket into cylinder 8 without seeing the piston.

I removed the rockers and checked the lash adjusters for movement before taking it to the machinist. Torque converter lockup solenoid location I didn’t want an issue with valves being open and contacting tables…

Shining light into the ports, I was able to see 5 valves not sealing, explained some of my low compression and high leakage. Torque converter clutch solenoid circuit performance or stuck off Amazing that the engine was still producing power during this.

I boxed up the heads and took them to a local machinist to be three angle ground, new valves ground, lapped, installed, new valve seals installed, cams checked and head gasket surface decked.

Cylinder #1 rod bearing spun and wore 20 thousands off of one side of the crank. What happens when a torque converter fails It is machinable up to 20 thousands and as such, it wasn’t possible to machine the crank back to tolerances.

I had the bock as a single component… Torque converter companies In hindsight, I should have cleaned it at this stage, but I forwent it to reduce painting and effort in the rebuild. Torque converter perth I just wanted my truck running.