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post #1 of 3 Old 09-04-2006, 09:42 PM Thread Starter
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Hello,
Looking at a 1993 FORD F250 XLT 4x4, 7.3, 5sp with 160k
Possible project truck. Does this truck have a computer, or any electronic parts besides the glow plug controller?
Guy wants $6k for it. I think I can talk him down. I understand the old IDI 7.3ís were pretty dependable?
What should I look for when I go see it?
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Jason

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I think it was 94 when the Powertroke came out all electronic.......but not sure.....Marc should know...

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no computers on the 94.5 and earlier. just glow plug stuff and other misc. electrical. the 94.5 and earlier engines were mechanically controlled engines.

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