My new to me 06 PSD - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 Old 04-27-2011, 09:10 PM Thread Starter Rookie
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 12
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
My new to me 06 PSD w/Pic!!!!

Just picked this up about a month ago. 06, F250 Diesel, 4X4 Lariat with 105,000 miles on it.

One owner vehicle according to Carfax and he must not have had kids as the inside is like brand new. Exterior paint and trim look as if it was parked inside when not on the road.

He had a mount for a 5th wheel hitch, which I removed. He also had Line-X on the bed, which was beat up, so I had it re-top coated. Came out looking like new.

Tires are in good shape, it has Procomp MX-6 shocks on it, aftermarket rims and wide, E rated tires, and what looks to be two new'ish batteries.

To be safe, I changed all the fluids but the tranny fluid. I'll take it to the dealer for that due to the mess involved and so they can fully flush it. I also popped off and cleaned the EGR valve. Pretty dirty but not as bad as some of the pictures I've seen.

My adds so far are the fender flares, a rolling bed cover, and a Mag Hi-Tech rear diff cover. Truck get's about 12 around town and 18+ on the freeway, which is twice the mileage I got in my previous truck.

Truck won't ever see many miles as I usually drive my motorcycle. It'll only be used on the weekends or to tow the trailer. It tows like a dream, even up the nearby 6% grade from 1500 up to nearly 5000 feet.

So far, I'm very happy with it and it replaced an 05 Nissan Titan. Great truck, but I had it configured for offroading and it was overloaded and couldn't tow the trailer, so it had to go.

Any advice on what else to look for or preventative maintenance to do?

Hope you like!!!! I certainly do!!!!!!!!!

Last edited by IESuperduty; 04-27-2011 at 09:25 PM.
IESuperduty is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 Old 04-27-2011, 09:46 PM Rookie
OBJDOG's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 17
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Nice looking truck man! I like that bright red!
OBJDOG is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 04-28-2011, 03:43 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 599
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
nice truck, it will definatly yank that camper around like its no bodies business.

ASE Master Certified Technician
04 Powerstroke lovin it
thenubsterman is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 04-28-2011, 05:33 AM
Powerstroke Techie

Lilpooh's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Sassamansville, Pa
Posts: 9,787
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 95
Thanked 192 Times in 154 Posts
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
M&M- Maintenance & Monitoring is the key to a healthy motor. Using only Motorcraft or Racor oil and fuel filters, some aftermarket filters can cause issues with your motor.

Addressing the common issues on the 6.0
Things to consider about owning a 6.0L

2004 F350 CC DRW King Ranch
X-3 tunes by DJ'S,QT,GH,ID. Gryphon FICM tunes, ARP studs,Stage 1turbo,ATS coolant recirc lines,Swamp's 48v ficm,coolant filter,AD2,Snow Perf stage II,EGR delete,4" turbo back straight pipe,S&Bintake,Quad "A" pillar autometer gauges,Suncoast Tri Disk Conv.,Billet input shaft,Suncoast superduty rebuild kit,Trans-go shift kit,Mag-Hytec trans pan,CFM+ elbow,ccv mod,15K reese 5er,17" LCD TV/DVD,Cobra 29 Nitewatch CB
Lilpooh is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

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

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome