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Get a hold of a OBDII monitor that can read ECT, EOT, and FICMv. You want to check the delta between the ECT/EOT. Your also gonna want to check FICMv while cranking and engine running.
Write down the VIN and get a Oaisis report and carfax. The Oasis will tell you everything that has been covered and replaced when it was in warranty.
Their are plenty of posts on here about what to look for when buying a 6.0, read up to get knowledge.
Here is some reading material for you.
Things to consider about owning a 6.0L
What to look for when buying a used 6.0L
2004 F350 CC DRW King Ranch
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