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post #1 of 7 Old 12-07-2011, 04:25 PM Thread Starter
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Just traded Ram gasser for F250!

I did it man! I 'joined da club'. I am now the proud owner of a new-used 2008 F250 SRW Lariat. 26K miles, one owner, nary a blemish on her. OASIS report shows a software flash, a coolant tee fitting replacement, and a windshield wiper motor replacement, that's it. I know I was asking about the 6.0 in another thread but it looks like I'll be asking questions about the 6.4 now...

I have the 6.4L Bible...is there a good maintenance manual out there besides Chilton's and Haynes? I'm an aircraft mechanic by trade so I'm used to working with tech data close by. I plan to change the oil to Rotella T6 and change out the fuel filters this weekend.

The Dodge was a good truck but this Super Duty blows it AWAY!
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post #2 of 7 Old 12-07-2011, 04:26 PM
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post #3 of 7 Old 12-07-2011, 04:27 PM
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with the DPF present I would change the oil on that thing every 4k and use motorcraft oil and filter.
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Probably gonna be the best decision you ever make

Welcome to the power stroke club

03 F350 6.0 SRW 4X4 lariat

481hp 832tq

8" super lift 385/70r16 Toyo MT's
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Welcome to the Jungle! Enjoy your stay lol... Congrats on your new rig!


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