VGT solenoid may fail and cause over- or underboost on Ford F-350 Super Duty

The VGT solenoid can fail. The VGT solenoid receives signals from the engine control module to adjust the boost that the (variable geometry) turbo is generating. A defective solenoid can also create an overboost or underboost condition when driving.
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Average mileage: 124,867 (18,580–235,678)
Engine affected: 6.0L V8 Diesel Turbo
5 model years affected: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, more2007
9 people reported this problem
3 people shared problem details
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty- 6.0L V8 Diesel Turbo40,000
Low PSI in Turbo
2004 Ford F-350 Super Duty- 6.0L V8 Diesel Turbo18,580
Engine looses power at times I can shut engine down wait minute restart and it's fine until next time
No pawer in coneccion vgt turbo no working and I have Code p00 46
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