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Well I brought my truck in for a rear brake job last week, and asked the mechanic to check out my front end. Started making some noise on bumps, and not tracking like I thought it should. Well the bad news.......needs new upper, and lower balls, and torsion bars $953 smacks!

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that does suck...i pretty sure my truck needs all of that stuff...im just holding out..


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Well, its doesnt have torsion bars but the sway bar end links may be bad. But thats pretty typical.
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Yep thanks for the correction Jon I had it wrong

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ATS Compressor and 1.0 Exhaust housing high flow back plate
Turbo Back 4" Silverline Exhaust Mbrp Muffler Delete
Isspro Trans,Pyro,Boost Triple Pod
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Bring her down, i'll hook you up.
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Bring her down, i'll hook you up.
I could use some warm weather in my diet

2002 F-250 4x4 EC, SRW, SB
Auto 93,000 miles
DP Tuner F5
ATS Compressor and 1.0 Exhaust housing high flow back plate
Turbo Back 4" Silverline Exhaust Mbrp Muffler Delete
Isspro Trans,Pyro,Boost Triple Pod
Fumoto Oil Drain Valve
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Sucks but I'm right behind you...
Yeah I guess its just one of those things you have to live with owning these trucks. I have to put my new toy I want to buy on hold for a bit now! Always happens at the worst times

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DP Tuner F5
ATS Compressor and 1.0 Exhaust housing high flow back plate
Turbo Back 4" Silverline Exhaust Mbrp Muffler Delete
Isspro Trans,Pyro,Boost Triple Pod
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Ouch a grand! Sounds like you need to have a wrenchin' day at your place.
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