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In the market for a new trans 04 F250
Looking for suggestions on a new trans...
2004 F250 6.0l
MTW Stage 1 turbo
4" MBRP exhaust
SCT tuner with IDP Race Tune
Was out having snow fun other day, when I come home to back into my parking spot and I have no reverse. Spend couple minutes checking things over, fluid, drive shaft... Everything is good.
Get back into truck. Still no reverse. 4x4 hi/low nothing
Finally get it to catch, and back into spot.
Check codes and I have a....
P0766 Shift Solenoid D Perf/Stuck Off
P2703 Trans Friction Element D Apply Time Range/Perf
Trailered it to a buddies house. Bought solenoid just to see if that may get me by.
Pulled pan, burnt smell in fluid and metal shavings.
Not even gonna waste my time. Looking for a new trans.
I figure if I put another stock trans used or new from Ford. I'm going to be in the same boat in a year or so....
I drive my truck hard. Not going to lie. Not easy on it unless I'm towing something.
So leads me to a built one.... as when I'm done with truck I'd like to be around 550 hp range
Buy one built?
Buy parts to have it built by a local friend who knows what he's doing?
Which builder to use?
How much do I build it?
Torque converter to go with?
Located in south/west ohio
04' F250 6.0l Medium Wedgewood Blue
KC S2 Turbo, NADP Trans 5r(Billet Shaft, ARP Studs(All Other Goodies), Holders 175/30, Driven Diesel Reg Return, MBRP 4" Turboback, TSD SCT Tuned, PHP FICM Tuner, Sinister EGR Delete, Sinister Coolant Filter, Edge Insight CTS, KN Intake,Riff Raff Boots(Metal Pipes)
Bilstein 1500 Shocks, Bilisten Steering Shock
Recon Light Cab Lights/ Tailgate Strip, Rear Lights blacked out, 05' HD Headlights, 08' Taillights, 10' Mirrors
Last edited by SRTchris; 12-15-2013 at 07:34 AM.