Cheapest (although maybe the longest) build for a 6.4 - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
6.4L Performance Parts Discussion What has or has not worked for you?

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 03:13 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 117
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Cheapest (although maybe the longest) build for a 6.4

So I finally got everything together for the build and it will be done tomorrow. Here is the final breakdown for costs

used s&b intake from member at thedieselstop.com- $150
dpf/doc delete pipes from cobbs- $220
used sct with idp extreme race from member on this forum- $350
story on the tuner is I had to send it back across the country to get it unlocked by the previous owner but he was helpful and payed the shipping although it was about a 2 week delay.

Grand total of $720!!! Eat that $1300 spartan!!lol
I did go ahead and get a river city tune for daily driving for another $150 so I guess I have $870 in it but that's With 2 custom tunes and the price is way better than $2000 for a complete Spartan setup!!

08 F-350 CC DRW King Ranch
SCT with river city diesel 450 tune and Delete pipe
S&B intake
access bed cover
F450 front fender flares and wheel spacers
full window tint
viper 5900 remote start
new head gaskets at 70k (pre tuner)
calebj06 is offline  
post #2 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 04:49 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
HoleShot08's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 138
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Looks like you got some good deals. Be sure to read the install sticky and get readily to have a blast after its tuned.

2008 6.4 XLT CC 4X4 SWB
HoleShot08 is offline  
post #3 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 04:54 PM
Viking Heavy Diesel

 
Ryan Rønning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Wasilla, AK
Posts: 20,714
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Thanks: 8
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Sounds like the planets were aligned for ya.

Project Frankenstein


1997 Ford F-350, Dually conversion, Cobra 29 LX CB, 12000 watt converter, All LED lights, TW tunes, 4" DP, Napa Intake and lots of running lights.

Quote:
Originally Posted by XPLOSIV View Post
Thanks. I'll give er a good wackin in the morning.
Ryan Rønning is offline  
post #4 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 05:37 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Austinj427's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
Posts: 1,538
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Lol,

I wish I would have only spent 870 bucks..

Not to mention you will have a healthy 250 horse on me..
Austinj427 is offline  
post #5 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 07:06 PM
Warheads on Foreheads
 
superdutydixie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Houghton, LA
Posts: 1,812
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
congrats, is everything installed?

09 F-250 Superduty CCSB
SOLD
superdutydixie is offline  
post #6 of 10 Old 04-23-2010, 07:54 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 117
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Tuner is on and I did a custom mount (pics to come) river city tune won't be here till Monday and I will prolly do the dpf Sunday afternoon. Truck runs great with just the sct tune and the dpf still on, can't wait to get the rcd tune.

I do have a question though. Seller told me He thought it had the innovative extreme race tune on it but when I go to custom tunes it just says "race tune" is that what anyone else sees for their innovative tune?? I am a little scared to run it because I'm not sure our strat codes match and I really don't need to break anything!! Ex-a tranny!

08 F-350 CC DRW King Ranch
SCT with river city diesel 450 tune and Delete pipe
S&B intake
access bed cover
F450 front fender flares and wheel spacers
full window tint
viper 5900 remote start
new head gaskets at 70k (pre tuner)
calebj06 is offline  
post #7 of 10 Old 04-24-2010, 04:21 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 337
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Good Buy on Good stuff, Congratz. It seems Under 1K is becomming more doable lately.
Im thinking Spartan may need to come up with some new goods to justify the cost for what they have now. The competition seems to be heating up.
Vettester is offline  
post #8 of 10 Old 04-24-2010, 05:42 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
D-Rock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Estero, Florida
Posts: 177
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vettester View Post
Good Buy on Good stuff, Congratz. It seems Under 1K is becomming more doable lately.
Im thinking Spartan may need to come up with some new goods to justify the cost for what they have now. The competition seems to be heating up.
X2 on that statement. Think the tuners are WAY over priced. Not just them, across the board...

Rogue Status under the knife for a 12v swap

Nobody cares how much HP you made with drugs

D-Rock is offline  
post #9 of 10 Old 04-24-2010, 09:46 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Cumminspower11's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Winters, Texas...
Posts: 682
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I got everything you have, except my tuner is one of the older KEM tuned suerchips. Bought everything used and did it all for under $650.... I gave myself a two pats on the back for my good deal'n!!!

haha Peace and good luck!

2013 F250 Lariat

2008 F350 Lariat -Spartan Phalanx, 4" MBRP, Leveled, Recon stuff...


3D Oil & Gas
"Oil Production at its Finest"
Cumminspower11 is offline  
post #10 of 10 Old 04-24-2010, 10:12 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 34
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by calebj06 View Post
Tuner is on and I did a custom mount (pics to come) river city tune won't be here till Monday and I will prolly do the dpf Sunday afternoon. Truck runs great with just the sct tune and the dpf still on, can't wait to get the rcd tune.

I do have a question though. Seller told me He thought it had the innovative extreme race tune on it but when I go to custom tunes it just says "race tune" is that what anyone else sees for their innovative tune?? I am a little scared to run it because I'm not sure our strat codes match and I really don't need to break anything!! Ex-a tranny!
I sent my Livewire in to Innovative and had them remove the SCT canned tunes and replace them with their tunes. Mine has tow, street, extreme street, and extreme race. If the original owner had Innovative email him the tune it would be whatever he named it. I have RCD's 585, 530 Race and street, 525, and their tow tune as well as some older Innovative tunes. I usually have them named like RCD race or Innovative Race or street. Hope that helps. I would ask Innovative about the strategy codes not matching.
firedog90 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome