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Looking at an 01 F350 Crew/Dually, 7.3 w/345k on the odo. Truck is in overall good condition. Asking price was $10k, have them down to $7.5k Is this a good deal?
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or an 04 F350 CC Dually 4x4 w/175k on the odo and the 6.0L for $8500.-
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I would personally go for the 01 because of the 7.3l. The 04 would take a few thousand to put into it to help make it less troublesome. There are a lot of guys that have the 6.0l with and without issues. I would make sure everything is ok on the 01 though. Depending on its history 375k mi could be ok or bad. I would definitely have it gone through real well.


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The 04 6.0L is a one owner. Purchased locally 7/04, transmission replaced by Ford 10/05, Torque converter solenoid replaced, trans pan gasket replaced, EGR valve replaced 6/06, regular service performed by Ford. This info. is reported by CarFax. Pulling an Oasis report tomorrow from the dealer that sold it new and performed most of the repairs/maintenance.
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Find out the oasis, but the 6leaker has half the miles, they really are a great motor, but sometimes they fail often, just something to think about, the 7.3 is not known much for a fail, but the do still anyway, and with those miles I would be Leary, and I buy trucks barely north of 300k, would never buy something past 350, that's to much of a risk unless I have enough cash to buy a spare engine too, not everything gets done at shops, and not everyone is COMPLETELY honest

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id roll with the 6.0 and let it go till it breaks then stud it. international recommends a rebuild on the 7.3 at 350K miles so its basically time or you can run it and just see how it goes... i would definitely have that 7.3 or the 6.0 gone through pretty tough either way.

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