97 identification help - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
94-98 7.3L Exterior Discussion Body and Accessories Talk

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 Old 09-24-2013, 08:20 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
97 identification help

Im getting a 97 obs but theres a little confusion on what the real series is. On the emblem it just says "F-super duty". Does this mean its higher than a 350? Apparently she was used for some type of fence or metal hauling, shes got a flatbed, duallys and those old four point tow mirrors. If anybody could shed some light on whether its a 350, 450 or 550 that would be greatly appriciated
blkdiesel7 is offline  
post #2 of 5 Old 09-24-2013, 08:35 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
superduty4x4's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 2,355
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
It's the predecessor to an F450, in the OBS body style they were called F-Super Duties.

97 F350 CCLB 4x4 PSD
superduty4x4 is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 09-24-2013, 08:42 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 2
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 superduty4x4 View Post
It's the predecessor to an F450, in the OBS body style they were called F-Super Duties.
So there no difference in the engines between the obs super duty and the lighter 2 and 350? I know there all 7.3's but ive never seen someone mod a 450 or 550. This is my first Diesel
blkdiesel7 is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 09-24-2013, 11:04 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Patrick Feeley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Tehachapi, CA
Posts: 2,216
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 80 Times in 78 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Should be no difference between the engines in the F-SD, F350, and F250 HD. Cheers!

1997 F250 SC 4x4, E4OD, 4.10 LS, Basically Stock, Relocated Block Heater Plug, External Trans Filter, Tru-Cool Max, I/C Mounted but not Plumbed

SOLD - 1994 F350 CC DRW 2WD PSD, 5 Speed, 4.10 LS, SBC Con-O, Baldwin Filter, Tymar HPX Hose, DPPI DP, Bilsteins, $12 AIC, Coolant Filter, Explorer Overhead Console, A-Pillar w/ISSPRO Black Ice, EV Boost, and EV Pyro, Modified Pedestal, Gutted EBPV.
Patrick Feeley is offline  
post #5 of 5 Old 09-24-2013, 04:57 PM
DERAIL MOD!!!


 
351fifty's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Canton and kennesaw
Posts: 23,174
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 34
Thanked 206 Times in 194 Posts
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
The f-sd has the exact same engine/trans as all f250/350 4x4's minus the t-case, they have a mono beam front axle (not 4x4 but still leaf sprung), 10 lug bolt pattern, Dana 80 rear (disk brakes) and are all cab and chassis models, this is factory things, obviously you can get them in 4x4, with a bed, and other options usually found on the "lighter" trucks

-Kris-
2011 f150 ecoboost 4x4 323/452 on php dyno 11/16/13
1995 CCLB DRW 324K
2001 CCLB DRW 319K
Dp tuner infinity, exhaust, intake, chipped, tricked, and wrecked


Quote:
Originally Posted by marine5811
The stock downpipe in an OBS is flat because I'm a ginger.
Quote:
Originally Posted by alberta 7.3
Finding a decent woman is like shopping for a used truck. You spend most of your time picking through the money pits, wrecks, and basket cases until you find one that you can tolerate
Quote:
Originally Posted by JJFLASH
Well at least you caught the loose bolts before they cause any damage. Nothing worse than a sloppy hole
351fifty 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