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post #1 of 4 Old 05-24-2010, 06:01 AM Thread Starter
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need help buying truck

Hello to all,

I have a chance to buy 1999 F250 Ext cab psd 7.3 it has 275,000 miles and it was fleet maintained. The guy wants 4,500.00 body and interior in fair condition.

Do i take a chance with those miles.

thanks for your help!
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i would. i have 3 superdutys with 7.3 with well over 400k on them and no more than a couple of sets of injector orings and one set of injectors. all are 4x4 and all run just as good today as the day that we bought them. plus if it was fleet maintained you could get detailed repair history for it im betting.

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thanks for the quick reply, I forgot to mention this truck is a 4x4
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No issues my friend, these things last forever, minor repairs go along way with them!

05+ coils, 10 Rear diff, box, tailgate, lights, bumper, Full 07 front harley swap...the list is endless.

AS IM RARLEY on here anymore...have a question ?? EMAIL ME dakinbryce@hotmail.com..ill gladly answer any of your questions. OR search me on facebook. ill help out anyway I can !

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