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post #1 of 2 Old 07-27-2011, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
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Going to check out a 93 7.3 IDI Turbo

I'm going to check out a 93 7.3 4x4 this weekend for my buddy.

it's an automatic with 167K, and it has a turbo which i'm assuming is aftermarket?

Is there anything in particular I should be weary of or anything to look for? I've owned a 7.3 PSD van, and I have a 6.0 now, so this is a completely different motor for me!

Thanks for any help!

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I just a 93 idi with a factory turbo.
I would look for things that you normally would check on powerstroke.
I check all the fluids, the air filter, check the IP to see if it has been replaced.
I'm sure others will chime in.


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