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checking out truck for friend

i'm going with a friend to check out an 06 350 with only 36k kilometers, other than the obvious warranty history check and seeing about service history, should i worry about much other than the turbo vanes possibly being stuck due to lack of driving? its at a dealer in town here and my buddies uncle works at a ford store out of town so if the dealer here isnt co-operative i will get the info from his uncle.

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2008 f350 Reg cab SRW flat deck 5.4l for work
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Here is the basics.
What to look for when buying a used 6.0L

Then take a monitor with you to check the ECT/EOT delta, and FICM, also look for codes.
Things to consider about owning a 6.0L

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