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Ford F-350 Super Duty Problems

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

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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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Ford F-350 Super Duty Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 119,894 (18,580–235,678)
Engine affected: 6.0L V8 Diesel Turbo
5 model years affected: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, more2007
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