Is the 7.3 Idi a good engine?

Is the 7.3 IDI a good engine? Yes, the Ford (International/Navistar) 7.3 IDI is a dependable and robust diesel engine. With few generational problems, the IDI engine family is known for its long-lasting reliability. Although it lacks power, the 7.3 IDI will run forever if taken care of.

What diesel engine was in a 1993 Ford F350?

This is a Ford F350 Turbo Diesel 7.3 Liter v8 engine with a Manual /5speed Transmission Crew cab long bed Dually .

What engine does a 1993 F350 have?

5.8 L V8
7.3 L V8 diesel7.5 L V8
1993 Ford F-350/Engine

How much horsepower can you get out of a 7.3 Idi?

The 7.3 Powerstroke is a two-valve behemoth which measures in at 444 cubic inches and has a maximum stock power rating of 275hp and 525lb. ft. of torque.

How many miles will a 7.3 IDI last?

400,000 to 500,000 miles
Robust, iron parts, conservative power and low engine speed are the key ingredients for any diesel engine lasting forever—and if a 7.3L has gone unmodified yet been well maintained its entire life, 400,000 to 500,000 miles is virtually guaranteed.

When did Ford stop making the 7.3 IDI?

The engine was built in two displacements: 420 cubic inches (6.9 L), which was used in Ford trucks from 1983 until 1987, and 444 cubic inches (7.3 L), which was used in Ford trucks from 1988 until 1994 (naturally aspirated) and in 1993 and 1994 (turbocharged).

What does Idi 7.3 mean?

indirect injection
The International 7.3L IDI (indirect injection) is a version of the four-stroke V8 diesel engine series used in International Harvester school buses, commercial trucks, Ford F-Series trucks and Ford Econoline/E-series vans from the 1986 to 1994 model years.

Can you turbo charge a 7.3 Idi?

Yes it can absolutely be done, and be done safely. The benefit of a turbo on a diesel isn’t so much the “boost” but the ability to increase the air flow faster in acceleration….

Is the Ford 7.5 a good engine?

Overall, Ford’s 7.5L 460 engine is extremely reliable. As is with any 25+ year old engine the majority of the problems associated with it today are from old age and high mileage.

What transmission is in a 1993 Ford f350?

3 & 4-speed automatic
5-speed manual
1993 Ford F-350/Transmission

How much weight can a 7.3 Idi tow?

I’d say 10,000lbs.

How much oil does a 7.3 Idi take?

You will need 10 quarts of fresh engine oil and a new engine oil filter. We are using Amsoil full synthetic 15W-40 diesel oil.