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2001 Excursion V-10 things...

Im looking into buying a 2001 Excursion with the V-10. It has 132000 miles, 4 wheel drive, cloth interior and the outside looks very nice. What should I be looking for under the hood or else where to ensure its a sound vehicle? Im a fairly decent wrench turner so little things aint a biggy. Its the big things Im worried about. Also is 8 grand a fair price? Thanks for the help!!

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I've seen 00 and 01's with miles for as low as 6k around here. Are you doing a swap?

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I've seen 00 and 01's with miles for as low as 6k around here. Are you doing a swap?
No swap!!! This is going to be a family wagon!! A 95 Jetta with 2 car seats in the back just aint cutting it, nor am I comfortable with it. Time for something bigger.

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nope,i wouldnt pay that.like said you can find em cheaper with a diesel under the hood if you look hard enough.if it had a diesel in it maybe but a v10 with over 100k! nope

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8k is too much. there are only 4 threads holding the sparkplugs in the aluminum heads. have been known to be blown out of the head. I know from experience. I would give 4500.

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hey thbd77, im gonna take a shot in the dark here and say your brand loyal.

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Yea I got 2 79 F-250 4x4 also. I do have a 89 chevy 2500 4x4 dad bought new cuz it was cheaper than ford but they paid for in in warranty work

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