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My New Rig

2006 F350 Long bed Ex cab XLT Powerstroke auto. 29,000 miles. Just checked Oasis never in for service.

Mods on the truck:

MBRP Exhaust (the the dealer stuck a cat in, I will make it correct later )
20" Harley Wheels.

Any suggestions for maintenance, fuel or anything? This is my first diesel, thanks!
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Change oil every 5K, fuel filters every 10K and I personally throw in Diesel Kleen (gray bottle) every tank for extra lubrication. Oil is your preference, I personally like Rotella and Valvoline.

Future mods I'd recommend would be studs and EGR delete or block...

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Here are a few picks I just took. Its 39 and rainy in Pittsburgh so its dirty.

Does anyone have a recomendation on the following?

What EGR delte should I get?
Turbo timer?

Thanks guys!
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Edge Insight
20" Harleys 35" AT2
2011 Tailgate
Eaton TrueTrac
2" Leveling
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Blue Spring
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As for the EGR delete I recommend first coast diesel performance's kit.

Zero need for a turbo timer. Just wait the 30 seconds if that it takes for the EGT's to go below 400 and shut er down

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Nice truck man, I wish mine had the over cab lights.

Go STEELERS!!!!

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As for the EGR delete I recommend first coast diesel performance's kit.

Zero need for a turbo timer. Just wait the 30 seconds if that it takes for the EGT's to go below 400 and shut er down
Awesome info. Thanks Dave!

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ARP Head Studs
EGR Cooler gone
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20" Harleys 35" AT2
2011 Tailgate
Eaton TrueTrac
2" Leveling
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Blue Spring
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Nice truck man, I wish mine had the over cab lights.

Go STEELERS!!!!
Yes sir! Thanks! I am going to miss some of the game today.


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06 F350 Dark Stone XLT FX4
SCTX3 Custom Tunes
ARP Head Studs
EGR Cooler gone
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Edge Insight
20" Harleys 35" AT2
2011 Tailgate
Eaton TrueTrac
2" Leveling
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I agree FCDP and zero need for a turbo timer.

2012 F-350 SRW King Ranch
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6.5 Pro Comp Lift W/ Fox Shocks, DeeZee Tool Box, 08 Diff. Cover, 37x13.5/20's Pro Comps, Zoodad Mod, SCT w/custom tunes, 4 in EX., AFE Intake, ARP, Recon Lights, High Idle Mod, RCD EGR Delete, Fumoto Valve, Oil Bypass Kit, 03 Turbo, Yukon Gears, Farmboy Stage II Traction Bars, Dieselsite Coolant Kit, Amsoil, HIDS, Edge Insight CS, PHP FICM
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Congrats on the new truck.

Everyone else already posted what I would have said.

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