Frequently asked questions on the 7.3 Powerstroke.
What are the best upgrades for a 7.3 Powerstroke?
Diesel engines need air and fuel. So the best upgrades is to start with these two objectives. Improve the airflow in and out of the engine with a cold air intake, turbo upgrades, or cold air intakes.
Increase the fuel to the engine with a performance chip and/or injectors.
How much horsepower can you get out of a 7.3 Powerstroke?
You can take the 7.3 Powestroke to very very high horsepower levels with the correct budget. Even with extreme modification over 1000hp.
Can you tune a 7.3 Powerstroke?
Absolutely you can tune this truck. You can download a tune with a hand held programmer or install a shift on the fly performance chip. For the 7.3 Powerstroke this modification is the best dollar for horsepower available.
Is the 7.3 Powerstroke reliable? What makes a 7.3 Powerstroke so good?
Yes it's reliable if you keep up with maintenance. With any older truck you'll need to replace parts as they wear out but with the ease of repairs to the 7.3 Powerstroke and the vast availability of parts from Full Force Diesel these trucks are still running strong today.