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Filtering Your 6.4L Coolant, Part 2: Final Prototype and Installation

Interested in purchasing our 6.4L coolant filter kit? Check out our product page for more information!

Mishimoto Ford 6.4L Powerstroke Coolant Filter Kit

Final Prototype Bracket Welcome back! Our final bracket prototype is in and ready for installation. Check it out!
Mishimoto 6.4L coolant filter bracket
Mishimoto 6.4L coolant filter bracket
Mishimoto 6.4L coolant filter bracket
Mishimoto 6.4L coolant filter bracket
This bracket is constructed from 1/8” steel and is powder coated for additional protection against damage from road debris. We … Continue Reading ››

Filtering Your 6.4L Coolant, Part 1: Initial Prototype

Interested in purchasing our 6.4L coolant filter kit? Check out our product page for more information!

Mishimoto Ford 6.4L Powerstroke Coolant Filter Kit

We mentioned in our 6.0L coolant filtration thread that we would be tackling the 6.4L as well. Let’s take a look at some of the components our team has been putting together for the 6.4L kit. Although the 6.4L does not seem to be as susceptible to buildups as is the 6.0L, a coolant filtration setup is certainly still a worthy investment in preventive maintenance. So let’s get started! Filter Housing We’ll start with the filter housing. As mentioned in our 6.0L … Continue Reading ››

6.4L Powerstroke Silicone Hose Upgrade, Part 2: Product Completion and Final Design

Interested in picking up our 6.4L Powerstroke coolant hose kit? Check out our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Ford 6.4L Powerstroke Silicone Coolant Hose Kit

Our full prototype unit has arrived and is ready for some final test fitting! Before introducing our final product, let’s take one last look at the stock hose setup.
Stock 6.4L radiator hoses
Stock 6.4L radiator hoses
Now, check out the Mishimoto prototype kit!
Mishimoto prototype 6.4L radiator hoses
Mishimoto prototype 6.4L radiator hoses
A few … Continue Reading ››

6.4L Powerstroke Silicone Coolant Hose Upgrade, Part 1: Initial Development

Interested in picking up our 6.4L Powerstroke coolant hose kit? Check out our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Ford 6.4L Powerstroke Silicone Coolant Hose Kit

6.4L Engine bay with Mishimoto aluminum radiator
6.4L Engine bay with Mishimoto aluminum radiator
The Project Begins Looking to pair your 6.4L aluminum radiator with a nice set of silicone hoses? We thought so! After developing a variety of components for the 6.4L Powerstroke, we decided to take a closer look at the radiator hoses on this truck. After Ford released this truck in 2008, there were … Continue Reading ››