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View Poll Results: Best Powerstrokes built 2003 thru 2008
2003-2004 6.0 powerstrokes 5 13.16%
2005 6.0 powerstrokes 7 18.42%
2006-2007 6.0 powerstrokes 25 65.79%
2008 (New) 6.4 powerstrokes 1 2.63%
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post #11 of 23 Old 05-31-2007, 10:16 AM
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Hi there. I'm new to the forum. I just got a 2003 F250 with the 6.0 and it runs great. It has 155,000 miles but after going through the service records it looks like the original owner took good care of it. I've seen a lot of posts about people trying to get that "turbo whistle".... well... i have it like crazy except I dont want it LOL. Does anyone have any idea how to reduce it? Thanks.
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So if I run my truck on Looney daily is that going to kill my head studs?

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So if I run my truck on Looney daily is that going to kill my head studs?

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The truck will treat you like you treat it. If you dog it all the time, you run the chance of damaging parts. Yes, you can get on it, just don't make it a habit of driving it like you stole it.


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Favorite Mods: Baby-seat mod/Girlfriend delete/6pos on Xtreme!

Repairs since bought: both batteries/alternator/3 transmissions/4 clutches/entire front axle/new steering stabilizer/power steering pump

Still broken: cracked windshield/all glowplugs/glowplug relay/4WD still out/trailer harness no power

Current Best: 16.149@84.13MPH (Est.7800lbs)
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So if I run my truck on Looney daily is that going to kill my head studs?

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Your truck will treat you like you treat it. If you drive it like you stole it all the time, you run the risk of breaking something. You can get on it when you want...just beware on not over doing it.


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my f350 is a 2006 but the build date on the inside of the door is 2005. does this mean mines a 2005??hmmm

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Build date

Look on the right side value cover and you will see the engine build date.
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can u put an 03 turbo on an 06

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Look on the right side value cover and you will see the engine build date.
thanks will do

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i dont think they have fixed them, we have about 20, 6.0l 2006 trucks and they are all having EGR troubles as well as a few bad injectors. other than that they seem to be holding up rather well, considering the abuse they recieve over here!

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Knockin' on WOOD

No problems so far..... Knockin' on wood.
Don't drive her to break her and I monitor gauges all the time
I call B/S on most of the OEM gauge cluster. again so far so good , knokin' on WOOD. GO BIG BLUE !!!

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