Here's Why The Ford Powerstroke 7.3 Turbo Diesel Lasts Forever (And Why New Fords are Junk)

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  • BID ON MY EXCURSION SELLING NO RESERVE ON CARS AND BIDS! BID ALOT!!! carsandbids.com/auctions/rknb6klN/2001-ford-excursion-xlt

    Hoovies GarageHoovies GaragePirms 4 Mēnešiem
    • @big daddy the weak spot is the transmission the 4R100 was kinda crappy.

      Rich FarfugnuvenRich FarfugnuvenPirms Mēneša
    • @EternalResonance creek? Like a small river runs through them?

      Rich FarfugnuvenRich FarfugnuvenPirms Mēneša
    • ford suspension system trucks creek way before chevys. chevys body rusts waaaay less that fords. fords in winter weather rust fast.

      EternalResonanceEternalResonancePirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • @big daddy only about 1 million...

      Rich FarfugnuvenRich FarfugnuvenPirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • how many miles will you get out of this engine if its maintain took care of???

      big daddybig daddyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Hoovie my 6.0 went 210,000 miles before it had serious issues. At that point it had a head gasket leak (surprise surprise) so I studded and O-ringed it and I expect another 200k out of it. That's probably the crappiest ford diesel ever and it has treated me pretty damned good. They aren't that bad.

    Jonathan RagleJonathan RaglePirms 19 Stundām
  • I've owned 2 7.3s (2001-2002), 1 6.0 (2005) and 1 6.7 (2012). Both of my 7.3s had 6-speed manuals, which I loved. My 6.0 had the 5-speed auto which was a decent trans but I hated the fact I couldn't select 4th gear. Of course my 6.7 had the 6-speed auto which was (is) a great trans. No issues with either 7.3, decent power. Ford had sorted the 6.0 by 2005 so it was actually my favorite (of the 3). I towed a 30' trailer with it A LOT and it did a great job. I only had the 6.7 for a year and never towed with it. Great power (ONLY 400/800 that year) and of course the fantastic 6-speed auto. Despite my previous experience with Power Stroke diesels I WOULD NOT buy a new 6.7 diesel. TOO much power and TOO expensive.

    Steve HeywoodSteve HeywoodPirms dienas
  • My 2011 6.7 has 230k on it and there are millions out there since 2011 they have 200k on them and still selling for 25k plus. These trucks are easily 500k truck. There was a 2011 few years ago traded in with 840k on it was a transport truck.

    rapierce99rapierce99Pirms 2 dienām
  • Common engine issues including the engine and all components

    Marshall DavidsonMarshall DavidsonPirms 2 dienām
  • I'm a huge 7.3 fan and me and all my family members own a 7.3 powerstroke turbo diesel. But we also own a 6.7 and without a doubt the 6.7 powerstroke is the new improved 7.3 with a SHIT TON more power😂

    Joe BartellJoe BartellPirms 3 dienām
  • “Nowadays it’s like an S-class” 😅😅😅

    Михаил ПетровМихаил ПетровPirms 4 dienām
  • Wow, such intelligence displayed.

    Louie M.Louie M.Pirms 4 dienām
  • I'd always go for one that will run over one with all the fancy gadgets that you don't really need. I don't need a huge screen to stare at in the dash, my seats to massage me or the truck to tell me when I can get over into the next lane or not and all this BS that has driven the cost of vehicles up. As long as she runs good and the heater& A/C blow I'm good to go.

    HutchHutchPirms 5 dienām
  • This dude doesn’t have even a slight clue what he’s talking about.

    Tim HoppinTim HoppinPirms 5 dienām
  • 7.3 litre diesel probs get 120 bhp at best. What are you Americans doing with such big engines and such small output

    Kenneth DougallKenneth DougallPirms 11 dienām
  • Ha! Daddy doug. I kept on not subscribing and skipping to the carmax bid....that ALMOST made me subscribe. Almost.

    rylesrylesPirms 12 dienām
  • What was the cost to do the glow plugs?

    Brian D.Brian D.Pirms 13 dienām
  • I’ve been selling fords a year seen a lot of hate between manufacturers, but they all make good trucks. If you’re going to buy a Ford or any make, buy it from Athens Ford. They have a lifetime powertrain warranty on all their new inventory.

    Richard morganRichard morganPirms 18 dienām
  • I got a basic barebones Ford Ranger and that’s why I love it. That F-250 is going to break down in at most a few years, and I don’t even want to call it a diesel truck. Also, my truck has less potential for computers to fail.

    superstar64superstar64Pirms 20 dienām
  • 6.0 after an extra 20,000 hard earned cash rules the roost!

    Jason CummingsJason CummingsPirms 20 dienām
  • Check out my custom bed build for a 7.3 watch till end for final product lvworld.info/face/video/gtbIiYC1jsagr64

    John SassanoJohn SassanoPirms 24 dienām
  • This is hilarious. It looks like these guys have been shrunk next to those enormous Fords 😆

    Nick The engineerNick The engineerPirms 25 dienām
  • Comparing that F-250 with an S-Klasse is like comparing apples with grenades.

    Ken GuruKen GuruPirms 25 dienām
  • Are we watching a review on a truck by a dude that thinks the 6.7s are twin turbo? 😂😂

    Paul LebedPaul LebedPirms 27 dienām
  • The 6.7 powerstroke isnt twin turbo Ed 😂😂😂

    OJ_502OJ_502Pirms 28 dienām
  • power power power.....more things to break...

    Jonas CourtneyJonas CourtneyPirms 29 dienām
  • 17 minutes of that short guy trying to justify that truck.

    Spark YSpark YPirms Mēneša
  • I’ve had my ‘97 E350 7.3 van for 2+ years, bought it for $1,800. I’ve put considerably more in for repairs, but none engine related! At 350,600 miles, the engine is rock solid. And it hasn’t had a proper oil change the entire time I’ve had it. But that is on the agenda!

    Mr. ButterworthMr. ButterworthPirms Mēneša
  • Thats far from the only good ford ever built. There are significantly better fords in existence

    Gorilla CookiesGorilla CookiesPirms Mēneša
  • I wanted a 7.3 Excursion. I also wanted better than 8mpg in my area and only tow a small boat and trailer. So I bought a Chevy with the smaller engine. The Excursion is the only Ford SUV that is still worth a shit, but, is also overkill. Not that it doesn't make my pecker stand up.

    Josh ChristianJosh ChristianPirms Mēneša
  • Lmao, the 2018 Ford has a flickering dash and the check engine light on. At least the Chevy version will run for 400k miles with that light on.

    Josh ChristianJosh ChristianPirms Mēneša
  • This Excursion is the best truck Ford has made since the mid '90's.

    Josh ChristianJosh ChristianPirms Mēneša
  • Nothing beats the 7.tree turbo whistle

    Chris ZChris ZPirms Mēneša
  • We have a 2016 6.7 in a bus with 350,000 miles. The biggest issues we've had; 2 turbos have went bad. One at 200k, then at 275k Had to reseal vacuum pump (bolts get loose on it) and oil filter housing. Thermostats started to break apart and stick open around 320k Accessory pulleys, main water pump, and tensioner done around 250k 2 constant codes, Bank 1 lean, SCR conversion effeciency Transmission still going great, and overall not bad reliability other than the turbos going a little earlier than normal.

    Dan.vakuDan.vakuPirms Mēneša
  • What twin turbos? Just one on my 2000 7.3 liter powerstroke. He must have been thinking about the new one while driving in the old one. Yes the 7.3 has its defects here and there like leaks at the turbo pedestal is a common one. You do your maintenance on your truck it will last you along time over 300,000 miles so far runs like a champ. I hate these new vehicles so many sensors and features that don't need to be on there to make a vehicle start up and drive. Vehicle manufacturers are making the newer vehicles too complicated for the average person the work on it so they hope you bring your vehicle to be service at their dealership. Thats is their goal. Get yourselves a dependable diesel truck 4x4 prefered. These new all electric vehicles are going to take a while before you can travel across the country. You can't even travel across Califonia not enough power recharge stations. Have a good day everyone.

    NinoNinoPirms Mēneša
  • When he said i don't have to shut it off at the drive threw i laughed. I love 7.3s I right now own a low miles f350 4door duelly has the lariat package. Clean as new inside and out. Got it for a steel at 15 thousand. And yes I cut it off in the drive threw. Several times bc when im close to the order speaker I dont want to disturb the person ordering or at the window paying. Dont want to be the ass hole with the loud truck.

    Charles GreerCharles GreerPirms Mēneša
  • I bought an F250, XLT, 7.3 in 1997. In 2020 it has 117K miles on it, and never has had any corrective maintenance required. Just normal servicing. The 7.3 was most reliable diesel ever produced that I know of. think the International 7.3 dump truck engine was the best idea Ford ever had.

    SKY KingSKY KingPirms Mēneša
  • The 6.7 cummins is a rock

    Ameen KhalidAmeen KhalidPirms Mēneša
  • The 6.7 is pretty reliable just DPF is a little faulty

    Ameen KhalidAmeen KhalidPirms Mēneša
  • The 2018 f-250 only has a single turbo

    Razor- wolf89Razor- wolf89Pirms Mēneša
  • Well these guys are annoying... love my 7.3 I’ve had 6.0s,and a 6.4 they were both turds on wheels

    Tyler KraverTyler KraverPirms Mēneša
  • 6.0 is great. Got an ‘06 Ford F-250 and it’s great.

    DaesoDaesoPirms Mēneša
  • I love how both of them admit that the $80,000 new truck is a 125,000-150,000 miles truck and they both seem ok with that, like it's acceptable. That's one of the biggest problems with new vehicles today. Manufacturers are building crap with gadgets instead of building longevity... because people are stupid enough to buy them. People are dumb enough to believe a $500-$1000+/mo vehicle payment is a never ending, modern fact of life. Oooooof.

    DanteGTZDanteGTZPirms Mēneša
  • Check engine light came on surely after leaving dealership.🤔 My daily driver is a 2002 Ford F350 dually with a 7.3 l diesel. Outfit it with a utility body and rolls at 14500 pounds. We have 5 6.7 l Turbo diesel Fords where I work. My truck is more reliable.😁

    Michael TonerMichael TonerPirms Mēneša
  • U said the Lamborghini was reliable?

    Bryan AduBryan AduPirms Mēneša
  • The worst thing I did was trade in my 7.3 f250 for a 07 6.0 that thing spent more time in the shop then the road then I got a 6.4 that thing would break down on the road at least the 6.0 made it back to the shop then I got a 2013 6.7 and that truck never brakes down but the 2017 power stroke has a lot of electronic issues so I got a L5P duramax and that truck is a beast but I still have my 2013 6.7 it’s a grate running truck hands down

    Black beastBlack beastPirms Mēneša
  • Wow really a Ford truck not reliable come on yall really going to believe a guy who thinks BMW is reliable lol

    Junior RuizJunior RuizPirms Mēneša
  • Best ford ever made ? And the only good ford? Uhh the 300 cubic inch inline 6 is the best engine ever made

    Evan BayneEvan BaynePirms Mēneša
  • It is not fast lol

    Ricky RiccoRicky RiccoPirms Mēneša
  • 6.7 three times the power and three times the trouble. the 7.3 is a dinosaur but they last forever and far easier to maintain. i bought a 6.7 and i miss my old 7.3. 6.7 far too overpriced

    j myersj myersPirms Mēneša
  • You're gonna regret selling that Excursion!

    Mitzi CherryMitzi CherryPirms Mēneša
  • Whoa whoa whoa fords do last forever u just gotta pick the right ones 7.3l trucks 4.0l rangers 4.6l crown vics 6.2l trucks all super reliable. But yes ford made some lemons 5.4l was the biggest piece of crap ever made

    hyperbike 3hyperbike 3Pirms Mēneša
  • Did you Note the Upper radiator hose on your 7.3 is the wrong hose it should also be behind the serpentine belt instead of through it

    Richard RomanoRichard RomanoPirms Mēneša
  • Check out the rumble app, you can double your mint muny.

    Carl AndersonCarl AndersonPirms Mēneša
  • And I can’t like your channel anymore buy more fords

    Matt KarrerMatt KarrerPirms Mēneša
  • My cousin has an amg gtr and it’s been in the shop more then it’s been in his garage

    Wesleey SuttonWesleey SuttonPirms Mēneša
  • I had a dpf go on on a Ford. It caused so many other problems, it spent weeks in the garage and a huge bill. Sold it and bought a petrol Honda. Life is now good 👍never again

    Nick ClarkNick ClarkPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Well My last 7.3 in my F550 convinced me to go back to gas when I bought my 2019 1st 2 months I had the 550 Broke a rocker on and stuffed a push rod Into the engine and could never get it back, Replace the motor And then changed rockers Once a week, I guess better than the alternative breaking something more serious the rockers acted like fusible links between the valve train As soon as they see over a 150 horsepower they pop hahahaah....ohh And that bumper guard is absolutely hideous and destroying that truck Yes I know my opinion

    Dmk PitDmk PitPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • The 7.3 is indestructible

    Matt's firewood videosMatt's firewood videosPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • LOL the 6.7 is single vgt turbo

    Thomas KellyThomas KellyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • In love the 7.3 but man they are noisy and gutless!

    Freedom FreedomFreedom FreedomPirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • True, the 6.7 is better anyway. I’d rather spend my money on a deleted 6.7

      American Truck NationAmerican Truck NationPirms Mēneša
  • my 7.3 has 285 k. runs great. pull camper and trailer. Whoot phukinWhoot so kisss my limited slip

    twin turbotwin turboPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • “I see it gets 12.8 miles per gallon” dude who believes the lie o meter up top...these guys have no idea what they’re talking about...I mean come on...Wikipedia lol

    Brandon BulmanBrandon BulmanPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Expeditions are better lol

    Nasryth FunesNasryth FunesPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • new truck lasts if you take good care of them

    OSBALDO PERALESOSBALDO PERALESPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • That 7.3 will tops go for 20k

    parker Kingparker KingPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • The reason new ones suck is because the old ones were bad for business

    b rb rPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • We service a fleet that has dozens of 6.7 Powerstrokes. Many with over 500k on them. Not all new Ford's are junk. 7.3's were bulletproof, but they were absolute pigs stock. I've owned a couple of them so yeah I know... Worst thing about the new ones are EGR, DPF, and DEF systems. But other than deleting, Cummins and Duramax all have the same crap for emissions..

    Minnesota4red1976Minnesota4red1976Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Well, let’s see...sun roof is going to break,death wobble will hit before 20k miles,hopefully you don’t get any crappy fuel and wipe out that $10k fuel system...and on and on...

    David 171!David 171!Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Chip it, it will toss you in your seat a kill the 6.7. 3k into the 6.0, best engine and trans on the market.

    The Truth and the LifeThe Truth and the LifePirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • @American Truck Nation As you know, International is one of the largest engine builders in the country. 6.0 has issues without a doubt. In the scheme of things, it's a cheap fix. My point is two fold: Buying a new diesel today, if you plan on keeping, it will be cost prohibitive. 150k is what is anticipate to bvv e the death sentence as the cost to maintain and repair the emissions will be too costly. 6.0, now 130k under my watch is flawless. Howrver, you have to permanent fix the inherent problems. Buy a 6.0 today for 15k, throw 3500 bucks into it, you have a relatively inexpensive truck that will go 1M miles. You can chip these motors without head studs, not past 28-30 psi boost. Truck today throw on all this tech glitz and have substantially jacked the prices up. 50k/60kfor a gas truck? Not for me. 71k loaded desiel King Ranch? Smoking crack if you ask me. I have 190k on the clock.

      The Truth and the LifeThe Truth and the LifePirms Mēneša
    • 6.0 good? Said no one ever! That is the reason it was discontinued as fast as it was! The 6.0 fell apart! They have no resale because of how bad they are! The 6.0 and 6.4 were the reason Ford ditched navistar!

      American Truck NationAmerican Truck NationPirms Mēneša
  • All you had to do to 7.3.was.do banks turbo upgrade it came.with a tune and full exhaust. Once you did dat you gained another 100hp.

    nissan Brownnissan BrownPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • And push start is not new it goes alll the way back to the 30s

    nissan Brownnissan BrownPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Stupid ass ford bring back the excursion with a new upgraded 7.3 single turbo. With 500hp.

    nissan Brownnissan BrownPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Cummins 7.3 was the best diesel engine all the way up to 2007

    nissan Brownnissan BrownPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I take the old school 7.3 over this new shot anyday i rather ad all the bells and whistles.

    nissan Brownnissan BrownPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • That ia beautiful machine

    KD's Outback GarageKD's Outback GaragePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • the 6.7 is easily the best powerstroke to come out. when they are deleted they are miles better than the 7.3, the 6.0 and 6.4 are just complete shit engines. the 7.3 is a legendary tank but horribly slow and horrible fuel consumption. the 7.3 makes 450 torque while the 6.7 makes near 1000 torque. its not even close. i love the 7.3 but the 6.7 is god tier compared to a 7.3. Also these new 6.7s have already seen a million miles with no issues, also they are single turbo not twin..

    Daniyal S.Daniyal S.Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I had one of those that exploded flew up 15 feet in the air.

    Ryan BuckRyan BuckPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Did he just say 6.4...reliable..

    chris zapatachris zapataPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I own a 6.7 Scorpion Ford and and 7.3l Turbo diesel. I’ll say this that 6.7 is a little fucker man. Once that Dpf shits it’s an overhaul. I’ve since deleted it and the power Ford was hiding underneath that EGR is isnane. It’s literally a whole new pick up. Now my 7.3 I’ve since tuned it and upgraded turbo and straight piped and it’s safe to say that fucking thing will not die. Its incredible how much Ford put into the 7.3 early 2000’s. I’m pushing 350k miles and I wouldn’t hesitate to drive cross country with it. The 6.7 idk man you really have to keep an eye on it.

    Anthony SozaAnthony SozaPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Only one that’s not worth having is the 6.4. The rest will last for a long long time if maintained properly. 6.0 was a headache but can be made bullet proof and is one of my favorite powerstrokes.

    Silent but DeadlySilent but DeadlyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • As soon as the warranty is out you will dump it. 😂😂🤣🤣🤣😂😂

    Denkha94Denkha94Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I'm a bit of a Ford guy, but only until the late 80s, the 90s and newer I see as absolute junk...

    AdrianAdrianPirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • Confused about the hate for the 90s trucks. The 90s trucks through 1996 were the exact same trucks as the 80s ones with a different grill and headlights.

      Bill BobBill BobPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Im pretty sure this man just said fast and 7.3 in the same sentence... trust me that 6.7 smoooooooooookes it, and remeber how much the truck ur driving weighs u got a 1000lbs of tourq

    Blake MillerBlake MillerPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This video barely discussed the 7.3 and excursion. Click bait

    Taylor GastonTaylor GastonPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This guys "lasts forever" means "i owned one for 2 years and it didnt blow up". He also owns 20 cars so he doesnt do alot of miles in any of them.

    alphatrion100alphatrion100Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • They seem like the kind of guys who buy a Powerstroke because they're trendy and they can pretend to be real men on the weekends.

    BadWolf762BadWolf762Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Mint.

    BadWolf762BadWolf762Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This specific f250 has a single garret turbo they got rid of the dual turbos after 2014

    Evan MitchellEvan MitchellPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • stop the 6 liter hate 6 liter lives matter

    m1ke2001m1ke2001Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Government....

    blueoval250blueoval250Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Muricans: Complaining about a Engine thats downsized from 7l to 6l Me driving a 1.6l TDCI: I totally can rely

    Pascal GPascal GPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • And here in India we barely have any suv with 3L+ egnine, most of them being 2.2 L. For sedans , it's 1.2L-1.6L and for hatchback 0.8L-1.2L

    mz techmz techPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Do you guys even know diesels?

    Noah LarsenNoah LarsenPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • My name is Jon Ross

    Jon Ross AndersonJon Ross AndersonPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • 6.7ls are bulletproof 6.0s and 6.4ls are junk 7.3l last forever but are complete turds...5.0s are bulletproof 4.9ls are bulletproof 4.6l good .motors 5.4ls good motor 6.8l good motor 5.8l bulletproof I can go on I dont know a bad ford motor tbh theres alot of gutless fords but they last forever n the ones that are bad only lasted a couple years (6.0 and 6.4) and the 5.4ls get a bad rep for ppl doing the bare minimum for repairs and beating the poop outta em

    Ringer RefillRinger RefillPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • NOTHING beats OLD. You have to be an absolute IDIOT to buy a new computer infested pile of shit nowadays. That old Excursion will run longer and better than the new one. But people have these HUGE EGOS and just can't "belittle" themselves into an old vehicle...what would people think since that DEFINES most people. Their car. UNreal.

    Shawn SchroederShawn SchroederPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • when americans compare a Ford Truck with an S-Class all Germany ist laughing with tears in our Eyes 😂😂🇩🇪🇩🇪

    A. H.A. H.Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
    • My truck was 78,000 and my boss had a 150,000 dollar ford and I will put money on it that it was nicer ride

      Brad HanrahanBrad HanrahanPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • 3:25 That is not the only good Ford. The Crown Victoria, specifically the P71, was an excellent car. The only consistently good model Ford vehicle made in the past 20 years.

    Dan CooperDan CooperPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • THERE BOTH CRAP

    CuhCuhPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This is the crossover we never knew we needed

    The Sock Monkey!The Sock Monkey!Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Lol a 2001 s class

    Lane MillerLane MillerPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Lmao dumbass, 6.7 has a single turbo, just got done pulling one off our 2011 f250, learn your vehicles

    Eric WadeEric WadePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • We had a 1994 F-Superduty (450 cab and chassis) which had the 7.3L Powerstroke which was available mid model year to replace the non-DI engine. It blew the turbo a few times early ownership until we changed the rear end ratio to drop the revs. Retired it at 495k km as we out grew it and the reefer box wore out. Apart from a few oil drips it ran great considering how hard it was ran.

    GordGordPirms 2 Mēnešiem
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