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post #1 of 11 Old 01-27-2011, 12:38 PM Thread Starter
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Hi guys I recently traded my 03 dodge hemi for a 02 F350 crew cab 7.3 to make a long story short I love this truck its fantastic my wife thinks Im crazy because I have spent so much time working on it, after I found this forum, last weekend I gutted the EBV did the CCV mod and DIY intake, you guys are awesome and there is so much great info in this forum I find myself sitting for hours just reading anyway just wanted to say hello and thanks for all the great info.
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Welcome to the 7.3 PSD world!!! Enjoy!!!

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Congrats on getting a real truck You wont be disappointed by your 7.3, and even though you arnt quite BRAND new....


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Then: 02 F350 RCLB SRW 4x4 zf6, silver, 201k miles, THREW A ROD
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Now: 96 F350 CCLB DRW 4x2 auto, red and silver/grey, 266k miles: rusty but trusty
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Welcome aboard! I feel the same way about PS.org, there are alot of great people here and very eager to help. Dont be afraid to ask dumb questions because we all know you have been brain washed in the past but now you have done your homework the right way and have a 7.3 GPA and we will help you along. Congrats and post a picture of the new toy!! LOL
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IDK about you, but I don't miss the HEMI at all, lol!


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IDK about you, but I don't miss the HEMI at all, lol!


Sure dont miss the hemi for sure, towing with ease now the difference is night and day
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