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What to look at on OBS

Im looking at an OBS. Im coming from an 03 7.3 and before that a 96 460 gas. The one Im looking at is a zf5. Waiting on the call but so far I am going to ask
funny noises
any shakes or pulls while driving
A/C cold
chipped or any mods
any leaks and how often were fluids changed
cold starts

Thats what I have now. Anything else I should ask


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Hey man sorry can't help u ib the but how do u like Ur php tunes I'm going to php on July 7 th to petit tuned I have a Ts chip they are going to put there tunes on

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Honestly, with my auto I hated them. The shifts were always weird, either extremely hard for no reason, or lagging between shifts. Great power, just bad shifting. I talked to them plenty of times and asked if they can help me make it shift right, they emailed me and told me that my truck doesnt shift hard. not sure how you can email someone and tell them how their truck shifts. A diablo sport shifted awesome compared to it.


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- Zoodad
- Wicked Wheel (kills MPG)
-4" straight pipe dumps in front of rear tire
- Tuned by Power Hungry Performance
- Cold air
- Custom brush guard/winch mount
- Limo tint
- CB
- JVC head unit
- Warn Hubs
- 6637
- 45k Tru Cool + stock
----------
Coming soon-
- 16k Warn winch/air compressor
- Leveling springs (WTB!!)
- Tranny build
- Forged rods
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really i have a ts chip right now i think its got a different ecu code cause it shifts wierd now

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I would reccomend beans tuning. Do it right the first time


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- Zoodad
- Wicked Wheel (kills MPG)
-4" straight pipe dumps in front of rear tire
- Tuned by Power Hungry Performance
- Cold air
- Custom brush guard/winch mount
- Limo tint
- CB
- JVC head unit
- Warn Hubs
- 6637
- 45k Tru Cool + stock
----------
Coming soon-
- 16k Warn winch/air compressor
- Leveling springs (WTB!!)
- Tranny build
- Forged rods
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beans just got a huge rant on here

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