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post #1 of 15 Old 12-06-2010, 05:56 AM Thread Starter
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Talking The best deal of my life!!

so i have one E99 build date 8/98 7.3 DRW quad cab with 275k miles auto tranny. i have been having trouble with one cylinder turns out it is dead. compression is way low in that cylinder. so i started asking around at work about a replacement engine when a buddy of mine said his uncle had a truck he was wanting to just get rid off and he thinks its a 99 to give him a call. well i went over there yesterday and looked at said truck it is in fact an E99 build date 5/98 F350 DRW 7.3 standard tranny 205k miles. all this thing needs is a hood, passenger fender, grill, headlights and radiator it wasn't wreaked he hit a cow in another truck and pulled parts from this one. i put a battery on it and fired it right up no smoke no miss nothing sounds beautiful. i was like ok how much you want for it dude said hell $1,500 and you can have the P.O.S. I about fell over. a running E99 7.3 for $1,500 well boys i need to update my sig i now have three trucks

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that is a hell of a deal. congrats!

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DUDE!! So jealous, I wish I could find a screamin deal like that, I have been looking for months trying to find what you just found.

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Nice "POS" deal - I've heard of people being so tired of having the POS that they let it go for a great deal for the buyer! Right place, right time!


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I need to find me a deal like that!

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I'll give you 1600 for it

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I'll give you 1600 for it
unfortunately i'm going to need it sooner that i was planing check out the piston on my other E99 i got the head off today and its tore up




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E99 F350 dually PSD 7.3 EDGE EVOLUTION running perfect thanks to and engine from NOTSTOCK


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interested in selling forged rods out of any of your trucks?

lets see some pics of that deal you got!


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I haven't found a trailer that will fit the dually so i don't have it here yet. it's 45 miles away but i'll get some up when i get her home.

If your not giving your all at everything you do your just slowly failing


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2002 F250 crew cab short box 4X4 7.3l

E99 F350 dually PSD 7.3 EDGE EVOLUTION running perfect thanks to and engine from NOTSTOCK


^^^don't run your 7.3 with a bad injector this is the result^^^
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