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post #1 of 16 Old 10-25-2008, 11:42 PM Thread Starter
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ARP HEAD STUDS?????

Why are these so cheap?? Is there any difference in these from what I've heard cost $500? eBay Motors: ARP HEAD STUDS FORD F250 F350 6.0L POWERSTROKE 250-4202 (item 250312225560 end time Nov-19-08 12:53:16 PST).

2004 F-250 FX4 6.0L
Full EGR Delete (First Coast Diesel Performance)
SCT SF3 (Innovative Diesel Custom Tuning)
Black Onyx Head Gaskets (River City Diesel)
Coolant Filtration System (Dieselsite)
4" MBRP Turbo Back Straight Pipe
K&N FIPK w/S&B Filter
BFG A/T's 285/75/16
ARP Head Studs
2" Leveling Kit
Edge Insight
Zoodad Mod
Recon Lights
New FICM
03 Turbo
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There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with them, I'd sa you got a good deal there, might as well grab them while you can. The seller has a high rating as well, which is a good thing.

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you can get them cheaper.





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you can get them cheaper.
Care to tell me where?

2004 F-250 FX4 6.0L
Full EGR Delete (First Coast Diesel Performance)
SCT SF3 (Innovative Diesel Custom Tuning)
Black Onyx Head Gaskets (River City Diesel)
Coolant Filtration System (Dieselsite)
4" MBRP Turbo Back Straight Pipe
K&N FIPK w/S&B Filter
BFG A/T's 285/75/16
ARP Head Studs
2" Leveling Kit
Edge Insight
Zoodad Mod
Recon Lights
New FICM
03 Turbo
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I got mine for 385 from Titan Motorsports in Orlando.

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I've bought 2 sets before and paid about $425 each time. That's a very decent price on that auction. Same thing they're selling everywhere else, some charge more and some less...

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'06 True Blue/Silver 250 crew cab
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EGT, boost, and fuel pressure gauges by DiProcol on the pillar

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I would agree, but I would also go with a supporting vendor. I got mine from Discount Power Parts... They have always treated me right!

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I agree with using the vendors, and I do whenever possible, but there is such a huge price range on head studs that if I can save 100 bucks by going outside then I will since it seems all the vendors that I searched wanted 475-600 for them.

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yea why do theses things very so much, i can see a little but some are like 100, 200,300 price diff. thats alot in my book

studs,egr delete(sinister),dieselsite coolant filter, nuc oil bypass, dj's fuel + regulated fuel return, sct by eric, 4in silverline no cat, isspro gauges, cat elc coolant, hids, lots of other odds and ends......
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I would agree, but I would also go with a supporting vendor. I got mine from Discount Power Parts... They have always treated me right!
Same here and I got them in 2 days with the free shipping.
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