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My 7.3 love has grown. Thinking about buying a second PSD today. Advice Needed

Price is of course my biggest concern at this point. Truck details...

97 F350 7.3 4 door Long bed 222k Original black paint on gray interior Auto. trans.
Mild lift with wheels i dont like that much and some tire wear.
Beds in good shape.
Mods are gauges and exhaust.
Does not have a hitch. Not yet at least
Aftermarket rear bumper.
No door sag.

Solid condition overall. Minimal rust.

Asking 7k. Its 100 mile away from me but i dont mind a little drive.

Whats a good deal for a truck like this??????

97 F350 XLT CC LB 4x4 7.3psd 5spd White/Tan
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-6637 Intake
-8in. Lift
-Welds w/40in. Rockers
-Warn hubs
-LSD w/4.56 gears
-Leather bucket seats
-Rhino lined
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Sounds fair. Are you anywhere near rust?

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A little. Why do you ask?

97 F350 XLT CC LB 4x4 7.3psd 5spd White/Tan
-Straight Piped
-6637 Intake
-8in. Lift
-Welds w/40in. Rockers
-Warn hubs
-LSD w/4.56 gears
-Leather bucket seats
-Rhino lined
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Make sure there is no rust, that is a deal breaker for me, and no hitch? I didn't know you could get these without one, at least you know it barely ever pulled anything

-Kris-
2000 excursion V10 2wd 230k
2000 Excursion 7.3 4x4 246k
1995 CCLB DRW 324K
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Well at least you caught the loose bolts before they cause any damage. Nothing worse than a sloppy hole
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could have removed the hitch. where re you location plays into price a great deal. and why stop at 2 go for a whole fleet

94.5 F250 Reg Cab 4x4 5 speed 4.10 276000 plus miles

97 F350 Crew Cab LB 4x4 5 speed 3.55 320000 plus miles (parts truck)



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Aren't you getting one ready to sell?

-Kris-
2000 excursion V10 2wd 230k
2000 Excursion 7.3 4x4 246k
1995 CCLB DRW 324K
2001 CCLB DRW 319K
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i am, but when it sells we will still have 5 between dad and i.

94.5 F250 Reg Cab 4x4 5 speed 4.10 276000 plus miles

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A little. Why do you ask?
The rad supports are the 1st things to go on there trucks. They rot right out and they are NO LONGER AVAILABLE(ford or aftermarket) . Just something to keep in the back of your mind.

Also. the rest of the body. bed wheels wells to fix Correctly are Expensive.

Another rust issue is the oil pan. The engine needs to come out to replace it, another expensive repair

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Re: My 7.3 love has grown. Thinking about buying a second PSD today. Advice Needed

As others have said rust is the biggest issue. Other than that if everything else checks out I would say its a good price...

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