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MOD questions for my 97 F-250 PSD

I'm pretty new to the site but i've been reading alot about all the different mods for PSD's. My question is, are most of these mods for the newer 99 & up PSD's or can i do theese to my OBS? Right now it is completely stock except for the Edge Evolution that i got off E-Bay for $200. I'm getting ready to add gauges and upgrade the exhaust. What other DIY mods can i do on my OBS PSD. I like the 46637 filter mod, can i do it to mine, K&N is too damn pricey for me.
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DIY filter wroks good on all 7.3s, K&N can leak dust and ruin the engine and its pricy but I wouldn't used one if they paid me to. I'm not familiar with the OBS but I think most of the newer 7.3 mods work good on the older ones too.


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you need to get 3 inch down pipe and straight pipe

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yes the dyi intake can be done on the obs trucks. i would also recomend the fpr mod, morinco mod and idm mod. got some pics of the marinco mod and the dyi intake in my gallery.

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Shim the FPR:http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/7-3...e-install.html

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thanks guys so far for the help but not sure what the marinco mod or the idm mod is

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242,000 miles & brand new tranny
just got it in Sept of 07
its a work in progress

edge evolution
fpr mod
diy intake
diy oh crap/ol'lady handle


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The marinco mod is a plug you attach to the bumper or elswhere and you hardwire your block heater to it.Marinco Mod 002 pictures from trucks photos on webshots

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Modding the IDM on a 7.3 - The Diesel Garage Forums

its from another site. beibg an obs,your idm is in the corner of the drivers side wheel well, at the firewall. you can buy a modded IDM. http://www.swampsdiesel.com/

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Beans Diesel Performance also has the modded IDM's for sale.....
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