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post #1 of 6 Old 01-06-2011, 06:29 PM Thread Starter
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FML -- Radiator

Took the truck in last week for another(3) leaking radiator hoping it was the thermostat but not so. The thermostat measured 44 and it has to be 45 by Ford specs to be considered hyperextended. So on top of needing a new radiator I have to pay the additional labor for removing the thermostat which was $414. Either way I told them to put the raggedy mother#^#^*# back together and I headed straight to the Chevy dealer and hopefully got a truck that I can keep on the road. With all the issues with these radiators and the out of pocket expense people are incurring how is there not a class action suit already filed? Okay rant done except for the fact I just dropped 3G on a new set of tires/wheels and a Westin Bull Bar. Anyone interested in the tires/wheels let me know. They are the MB Gunner 8 with 305/60/18 BFG with TPMS and have 1500 miles on them.
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So all that work and you're keeping the trash can of doom on the exhaust?

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What a useless thread....

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I'm a useless turd....
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So, I guess this means goodbye???

If so, make sure you grab all your **** on the way out.....

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Why all the hate for the OP. after a while he''ll be back in a ford. the last duramax i drove was similar to the 2nd gen dodge.... good engine... the truck.. not so much.

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(Government says)Whats good for you is good for all but not good for me. Just like Obamacare and everything else.
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