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post #1 of 4 Old 12-17-2006, 07:23 PM Thread Starter
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Hi guys, just new to the forum. I like what I see so far. The only problem is there is so much info here. WOW! I'm new to this powerstroke thing. I just purchased a 03 Crewcab F350 4X4 with the 7.3. I bought it to pull my 28ft H&H enclosed trailer. My biggest goal is mileage. What mods do you guys reccomend? What type of air intake, what type of chip? what type of exhaust system? Sorry for being a pita but I have to start somewhere.

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post #2 of 4 Old 12-17-2006, 07:53 PM
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well theres a billion combos to run with but ill just give 1

mbrp 4" turbo back exhaust, its reasonably priced and easily installed

7.3 can get a do it yourself intake that is alot better than stock here

i let others give ya info on the tuner/chip since i run he 6.0 and dont wanna get to lyin


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post #3 of 4 Old 12-17-2006, 08:55 PM
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What to get a chip? Read here first!

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I have a TS 6 pos chip, I tow about 9000lbs every weekend in the summer
and I love it. I run the lowest setting which is 50hp. I did the air filter mod
1. PVC pipe (3" coupler)
2. 1 4.5 clamp
3. Wix air filter

Very nice, you can hear the engine really breathe. Opinion are like ***-holes
everybody has one. Also I ranged about 16mpg towing with 35"s
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