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Finally made my decision

After a few months of searching I found "the one". I pick her up next Saturday, will drive 10 hours one way.

2001 F350 DRW 4x4 6 speed
Here is a list of a FEW of the mods

- Ford PTO, Charge Idle Module
- BANKS Power Pack Includes:
- BANKS Chip
- BANKS Intercooler
- BANKS Turbo Back-half
- BANKS Exhaust Brake
- BANKS "A" pillar gauges (EGT & TURBO)
- BANKS Turbo back 4" Aluminized exhaust and 5" tip
- cylinder head oil crossover mod (quiets valve noise)
- Air Cleaner (high dust conditions)
- Turbo/Inter Poly Hoses
- (2) Batteries = 1800 total CCA's
- Alternators
- FUMOTO oil quick drain valve
**Transferflow 57 Gallon Mid-ship fuel tank**
(stock was 35 Gallon)

Transmission/Drivetrain:
- 6-speed manual (New 6/06) about 25K on it
- New clutch 7/07 about 15K on it
- Shift on fly 4X4
- Synthetic fluids
- BANKS "Jake" exhaust brake (switch inside turn on/off)
- Dually w/4:10 rear end ratio

Suspension/Wheels/Tires:
- 4" Pro Comp lift kit
- Off Road Unlimited (ORU) parts include:
- ORU chrome dual shock towers
- ORU dual steering stabilizer shocks
- ORU rear ladder bars
- ORU front/rear large capacity differential covers
- Bilstein shocks (4) front
- Bilstein shocks (2) w/remote reservoir rear
- Firestone Air Bag system rear for load level (HD kit)
- Dual gauges to control bags inside
- (2) Onboard 12v compressors
- (1) 3 gallon air storage tank, with side airline hookups (both sides of truck), quick connect fittings throughout.
- Dual semi truck (very loud) air horn kit hooked to factory horn switch
- 16" MT ALCOA "Hot Shot" Aluminum wheels
- (6) New (10K miles) Uniroyal Liberator tires
**Front end plus leafs were replaced at 160K, ball joints, tie rods, idler, brakes are perfect new rotors etc**

Don't even get me started on the audio LOL

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Audio mods

Electronics:
- Alpine head unit w/7" slide out monitor and DVD/MP3/CD player
- Back-up camera
- Additional in dash CD/DVD player w/glove box hard drive hookup
- (2) 7" monitors in headrests for rear pass (sys can watch 3 different movies at once)
- Dolby Digital surround processor w/center amp speaker
- All factory speakers replaced w/FOCALS
- 10" JL SW3 Subwoofer in Phantom Box
- 1000W amp (ZAPCO)
- Remotes for stereo/DVD
- (2) Headsets for theatre system
- XM Radio capable
- Alpine Navigation
- CB/HAM radio/antenna wired
- Game Console--110V inverter--RCA inputs for gamming
- Power AC inverter for charging use
- Viper alarm--remote start, turbo timer, window down/up on lock
- Antitheft tracking
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Wowser - Looks like it's worth the drive!!! Congrats!!

It's even got a spot for a nice big flashlight!!!


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I hope it is, said I could have my deposit back if I didn't like it but he is pretty confident I will drive it home.

I hope he is right
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Well....didja get it? Was the twenty hours worth it?


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nice truck, very clean. how many miles on her? i wish my seats looked like that. doesnt look like 4 inches of lift, more like a level kit in the front. i drove 8 hours one way for mine. i will never by another used vehicle in mn again....

hello, my name is gary
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That's a TON of Banks product. Nice truck though..

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Got every PSD made...
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Taking a little longer than expected with funds. We should be leaving Friday to pick her up
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nice truck, very clean. how many miles on her? i wish my seats looked like that. doesnt look like 4 inches of lift, more like a level kit in the front. i drove 8 hours one way for mine. i will never by another used vehicle in mn again....
203,000 miles, the motor has not a single issue; oil changed every 3K miles (all records from dealer for maintenance and replaced parts). All fluids flushed bi-annually to include, antifreeze, brake, power steering, DELO 400 oil, 15/40 summer & 5/40 synthetic in winter, Motorcraft filters. Many records and manuals included, also replaced CAM sensor every 35K or so just to be safe.

Also has:


- (4) PIAA 6" round lights w/covers
- (2) PIAA square rear fog mounted back-up lights
- WAAG Wheel-to-Wheel step bars w/dually kick-outs
- Billet grill insert (w/winter & summer covers)
- Hyper white lights headlight, fog, interior, back-up
- LINEX Bed Liner
- Bed rail cover w/retractable tie downs hooks
- "BACK OFF" Safety module (3rd break light flash 3x's each time you apply breaks)
- "Bright Box" (keeps low beams/fog lights on when high beams are on)

Interior:
- New "TAN" factory front leather seat covers w/foam
- New steering wheel
- Full 5 piece WOOD KIT (very high end)
- Entire floor and inner doors DYNAMATED (sound deadening/improve acoustics)
- All Power, windows, driver seat, locks, tow mirrors, etc.
- Sliding rear window
- Tinted windows
- Cabella's F & R matching all-weather floor mats
- MAGLIGHT 4 cell flashlight mounts at each front door + fire ext at rear door
- Billet Alum locks, heater controls knobs

Towing and Misc:
- FORD PTO Charge, Idle Module (allows you to adjust truck idle/monitor/engine vital
on-board control module)
- Front 10K lb hitch (helps to park RV/Boat w/o backing in)
- Rear 15K lb hitch
- PRODIGY Electric Brake controller
- Slide in camper ready
- Pull behind camper ready (4-wire/7 wire)
- Locking fuel cap
- Rapid tire deflator key chain for low traction situations
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