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92-93 7.3dsl problems

I'm planning to buy Econoline with 7.3 n/a dsl and was wondering what are the most common problems with engine & powertrain? I have few vans in sight (driven about 200k), what problems etc. I can expect?

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The weakest part of the truck is the tranny. Mkae sure it has been serviced and is shifting properly. The engines are almost bullet proof. The most common problems are with glow plugs and controller and after some high mileage, the injector pump may get weak.

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