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03 Excursion 6.0 Should I buy it??

I have found a very clean 03 Excursion, Eddie Bauer4X4, with 97000 miles. Bone stock . I read A LOT OF NEGATIVE STUFF about the 6.0 engine so I'm wondering if I should keep looking?? I can get it for about $10,000. What should I look for as to factory fixes that may(or should) have been done/ .Thanks
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yea, keep looking....where was that truck again?










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I drive a 04 1-ton with the 6.0 and I love it if I could have found a truck like your talking about when lookin for my wife a new truck I would have been all over that.

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I have found a very clean 03 Excursion, Eddie Bauer4X4, with 97000 miles. Bone stock . I read A LOT OF NEGATIVE STUFF about the 6.0 engine so I'm wondering if I should keep looking?? I can get it for about $10,000. What should I look for as to factory fixes that may(or should) have been done/ .Thanks
See if you can get an OASIS report on the truck. That will tell you what kind of warranty repairs were done. The 6.0 is not a bad engine. The early ones had some issues. but by 97k they should be worked out

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Sounds like a damn good deal to me! Like said above, all the bugs should be worked out by 97k. 10k for an Eddie Bauer is pretty good!

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Thanks for the input. How does one get an "Oasis" report short of having a dealer run it??
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We run them here free for premium members. All we need is the VIN off the truck

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FYI I paid 22,000 in Feb or March for mine. stock 100k miles


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Thanks for the input. How does one get an "Oasis" report short of having a dealer run it??
Start a thread here asking for the OASIS and we will get it to you We need the VIN and an email address to send the report too
http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/oasis-requests/

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