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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 09-15-2018, 02:34 PM
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Posted By xeris
Re: More High Idle

Swapped out what was a very new IAC valve with the one that was on the replacement engine (original engine had cam sync failure) that I installed a few years ago. Cured the somewhat high/hanging...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 09-10-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 120
Posted By xeris
More High Idle

Unexpected fix for a high idle with A/C on. Discovered that the ECU will raise the idle when the A/C is turned on if the alternator output voltage is low.
Checked battery voltage at rest and got...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 09-10-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By xeris
Re: 3.0 compatibility by year

I believe that the exterior of the block is the same throughout the years for RWD. There were many internal changes, but that doesn't matter. You will most likely have a mismatch with the connector...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 02-23-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,011
Posted By xeris
Re: Cam sync, surprised at mileage

Call me rare. Mine went at around 150k mi. No squeaks (leading up to failure) as I remember. Just check gauge light and zero oil pressure. Pulled the syncro to find the drive gear teeth that were...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 08-02-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,591
Posted By xeris
Re: Code P0340 Cam Sync Sensor

A word of caution. Pull the cam sync and inspect the drive gear (I recommend that you educate yourself on the how to of removing and replacing the cam sync). If the gear fails the engine will be...
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