Engine Cranks but will Not Start - Diesel on Ford F-250 Super Duty

If the engine cranks but will not start, this may be caused by damaged wiring to the high pressure fuel pump. Wiring to the pump can be chafed, which causes the pump to stop working. The chafed wires will need to be accessed and repaired.

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Average mileage: 84,942 (12,000–152,000)
Engines affected: 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo, 7.3L V8 Diesel Turbo
6 model years affected: 2000, 2006, 2008, 2009, more2010, 2014
12 people reported this problem
5 people shared problem details
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo12,000
Engine crank but not start
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo152,000
The engine died would not start
2000 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 7.3L V8 Diesel Turbo134,000
When I turn key to the on posistion it seems like I have a short, because the battery starts drawing down automatically. I changed out a glow plug that looks as though it has gotten hot.(wires and connector discolored). I recently changed the filter because it had water in it. I have a fifth wheel that is at the lake right now waiting to be picked up. Maybe it has something to do with the lighting for the trailer. I made it up their with it, and I came back home and the battery had gone dead. I got a jump and made it to the house and i have only gotten it to start once since then. any help or advice would be greatly appreciated.
2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo128,000
My truck will not start after it's been turned off unless I let it sit for an hour or two. It will turn over but not start. I have not had this problem fixed yet.
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo102,000
Parked vehicle, when I came back the engine would crank but would not start.
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