looking at 04 6.0 with higher miles ?? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-25-2009, 08:48 PM
Member
 

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 39
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
looking at 04 6.0 with higher miles ??

Looking at possibly buying an 04 F250 Ex Cab 4x4 with the 6.0, it has around 150k on it and I am wondering if all the 6.0 problems should be worked out on it now or if they are just beggining. Any info would be appreciated.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 06-25-2009, 09:14 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 5,492
Thanks: 2
Thanked 12 Times in 12 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
well, that depends on how well it was maintained, whether it's been studded, had the EGR deleted, whether it's been babied or rode hard and put away wet. I'd say run an OASIS report on it, and check it out thouroghly. here's a link: What to look for when buying a used 6.0L
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 06-25-2009, 09:36 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: harlingen tx
Posts: 1,138
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
i have an 04 and it gets ragged on sometimes and hasnt had any major problems yet it had a no start problem once but i cant remember what it was but that was almost 60,000 miles ago not a problem since
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 06-26-2009, 10:49 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Warwick R.I.
Posts: 523
Thanks: 3
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Have an 04 with 141k on it. I havent had one problem (minus having to rebuild the frontend) Had my buddy run an oasis before i bought it and it didnt have any problems with it at all, nothing major anyway
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 06-26-2009, 12:02 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: virginia beach
Posts: 656
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
should have made all the FSB recalls by now
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 06-26-2009, 12:42 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 184
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Bought mine at 157k have about 162 and runs great (so far ;0) )
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 06-26-2009, 01:16 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Shawnee, OK
Posts: 4,938
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I havent had any major issues out of my 04
like everyone here is saying, run an oasis first and see what comes up.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 06-27-2009, 06:43 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: SIX MILE, SC
Posts: 782
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I BOUGHT AN '04 2 YEARS AGO AS OF JULY 7TH AND HAVEN'T HAD ANY PROBLEMS
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 07-04-2009, 05:28 PM
Member
 

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 39
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thanks for all the input and i will run the oasis on it and go from there.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:52 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors