The Exhaust Brake designed for 1994-1997 Ford trucks with the 7.3L engine and an Vac/Turbo Mount is an indispensable addition for those seeking enhanced control and safety during braking maneuvers. This exhaust brake effectively harnesses the power of the engine to provide supplementary braking force, particularly beneficial when towing heavy loads or navigating downhill descents. Mounted within the air/turbo system, it restricts exhaust flow, creating a backpressure that slows down the engine and improves braking efficiency. This not only reduces the strain on the conventional braking system but also prevents brake fade, ensuring reliable and responsive braking in various driving conditions.
Crafted with precision and durability in mind, this Exhaust Brake is engineered to withstand the demands of the 7.3L engine and the rigors of towing. Its seamless integration into the vac/turbo mount ensures optimal functionality without compromising the natural performance of the engine. Beyond its braking capabilities, the Exhaust Brake contributes to extended brake life and reduced maintenance costs, making it a practical and reliable upgrade for 1994-1997 Ford trucks equipped with the 7.3L engine and Vac/Turbo Mount.
- Exclusive Variable Orifice Technology for precise braking control.
- Solid, offset butterfly design by BD ensures durability.
- Spring-loaded cylinder for responsive and reliable braking.
- Pressure regulation enhances control and safety during braking.
- Provides up to 150 retarding horsepower across RPM range.
- Rugged cast-iron housings ensure durability under tough conditions.
- Alumibronze bushing, piston ring-seals, and stainless steel components.
- Proven reliability in harsh, high-heat exhaust conditions.
- Corrosion-resistant stainless steel mounting hardware for longevity.
- Air compressor included for comprehensive functionality.
- Brand: BD Diesel
- Manufacturer's Part Number: 2033143
- Part Type: Diesel Engine Exhaust Brakes
- Product Line: BD Diesel Engine Exhaust Brakes
- Exhaust Brake Inside Diameter (in.): 4.000 in.
- Wiring Harness Included: Yes
- Switch Included: Yes
- Quantity: Sold as a kit.
- Note: Exhaust Back Pressure test gauge kit 1030050 suggested for the set-up of exhaust brakes. Trucks with automatic transmissions are suggested to also install an AutoLoc for electronic controlled lock-converters, or, a lower stall converter for manual or no lock-up converters.
- Warranty: 24-Months/24,000 Miles