04 f250 diesel - 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 05-29-2010, 02:48 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 

Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 96
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
04 f250 diesel

I'm looking at a 04 diesel with only 48000 miles on it. But I see they had some problems its very clean and runs great but a little scard of the 6.0. But it has a 6speed manuel trans thats a plus I guess. Owner say only had a few recalls and has had know problems. what your advice???
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 05-29-2010, 06:08 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 3,111
Thanks: 1
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by buck 01 View Post
I'm looking at a 04 diesel with only 48000 miles on it. But I see they had some problems its very clean and runs great but a little scard of the 6.0. But it has a 6speed manuel trans thats a plus I guess. Owner say only had a few recalls and has had know problems. what your advice???
Go to Ford and get an Oasis report. Double check it. Take it for a very long drive. Buy a Scangauge II or an edge insight to check ECT vs. EOT temps. Or if you can find someone that has one borrow it. Do they have any service records? How was it used?

I bought an 04 F350 with 28,000 last fall. Most work were recalls and 2 turbo replacements. I assume the turbos were due to lack of drive time.

No, I didn't have the gauges for my purchase, but would have been nice to have, not saying I found anything after purchase, just piece of mind I guess.
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:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
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 05:09 PM.


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