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My new Baby

Hi everyone, just thought I'd update, a few weeks ago I joined this website and asked a question about fuel economy because I was looking to purchase a 96 F250. Well things went the right way, and she'll be sitting in my driveway this weekend.

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1996 F250 4x4 Regular Cab
7.3L w/161 000 Kilometers
E40d auto



Body is in amazing shape, and she only needs a little bit of work underneath, (U joints, Ball joints ect..) and I got it for 9000 Canadian, which I can't argue with at all. Now I'd like to spend tonnes of money on making it a beast, but I'm only 19 so I got a bit of a budget to say the least. But before long it will have an Intake, Exhaust and cheapo tuner to boost fuel economy and power.

Biggest reason for buying was my dad ran a 98 E350 w 7.3 for 400 000 Kms, a 99 350 Dually for 650 000 Kms, (new tranny at 530 000, and turbo at 550 000) and a 2001 F350 Dually for 200Kms before he changed jobs, and never in all that time did one leave him stranded on the side of the highway. And plus they are the best sounding engine around!

1996 F250 XLT
Build date 09/95

Regular Cab Automatic 4x4
Fey, Rear 10,000lb Stainless Bumper
S&B Intake
4inch Custom Exhaust with MBRP Downpipe and Muffler.

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nice truck...........whats that spill underneath it?



ahahhahaah..........j/k!

im still alive and kickin...find me on FB..."StrokerX1"
SOLD my truck, another Diesel within 2011

NOTE: if your on OK and need some PSD work done, i know a dealer tech who does the work....PM me!
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Hahahaha, was the first thing I asked too.

1996 F250 XLT
Build date 09/95

Regular Cab Automatic 4x4
Fey, Rear 10,000lb Stainless Bumper
S&B Intake
4inch Custom Exhaust with MBRP Downpipe and Muffler.
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post #4 of 24 Old 09-18-2007, 02:25 PM
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Nice truck. Slap some MT's on it next time you need tires.

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'97 F-350 "FORDOR" 4X4 (Dually Conversion, Shackle Reversal, Technicooler , Auto Meter Gauges, 4" DIY Dual Exhaust w/ '08 tips, 4" DIY intake w/ AEM filter, Wicked Wheel 2, 360° thrust bearing, Homemade E-fuel conversion, Wildman Chip, 160cc DIY injectors , DIY IDM mod) 230K and counting...
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love that color combo

congrats

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nice truck...........whats that spill underneath it?



ahahhahaah..........j/k!

That is just TESTOSTERONE!!!

'05 F-250 CC 4x4 6.0
6" Fabtech lift
BANKS exhaust
Airaid intake
SCT tuner w/Matt's tunes!
Auto Meter Pro-Comp Ultra-Lite boost,pyro,tranny
A-pillar gauge mount

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Nice lookin truck, congrats man!!

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Congrats man...Looks real sharp

2000 7.3 F-350 Extended Cab Long Bed

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Congrats! Very sharp looking 96

2002 F-250 4x4 EC, SRW, SB
Auto 93,000 miles
DP Tuner F5
ATS Compressor and 1.0 Exhaust housing high flow back plate
Turbo Back 4" Silverline Exhaust Mbrp Muffler Delete
Isspro Trans,Pyro,Boost Triple Pod
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Congratulations! You will enjoy driving it a lot!!

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4'' MBRP Exhaust, WW, Dfuser Fooler, Mac Inc. HPO-X, CCV mod, no EBPV, DI up pipes, Bilstein schocks, Ranchhand Bumper
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