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post #1 of 13 Old 09-05-2013, 01:55 PM Thread Starter
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Considering this 08 6.4L - Thoughts?

Guys, I currently have an 05 6L CC 4x4 with 81k miles that I got in December. I'm happy with it but came across a nice looking 08 yesterday. It has 78k miles, navi, rear dvd, backup cam, etc.

The pics here are nice: 2008 Ford F250 Super Duty, $33,000 - Cars.com

I went to check it out this afternoon and there's some nasty scratches on it. It's a little rough around the bed and the driver floor but besides that it's very clean and nice.







I sent these to a body guy that I know and he wasn't too confident the larger white scratches would come out.

As you know, seeing a new truck with better bells and whistles is a bit intoxicating. Anyone else think these scratches are too much and take away from the beauty of these trucks?

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I got my 08 f350 srw kr last year with 89k miles on it for 32k. I spent months looking and found it I think I may have been too quick at picking it up but is happy with it. I found mine in Covington. Those scratches can be fixed with some extra money I'd ask them to take more money off because of it.
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I think 32k is too much. You should be able to get a truck like that for around 25-22k... Use those scratches as negotiating tool. Basically the whole truck needs repainted if you want it done right. You can't just paint a door without blending in the other door or front fender. Basically hood, passenger side fender and passenger side front door are the only things untouched when fixing those scratches correctly.

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I'm not sure what the trucks are going for around their but with a quick search I found this... 08 king ranch 76k miles $32k

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I see that you live in or near New Orleans, LA. With all of the flood water you have
had down there in the last 3 or 4 years I would run a Ford OASIS Report on it to
make sure it's not a Ford buy back truck. Good Luck.
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Thanks for the responses guys. After looking at it again yesterday, I concluded it's not worth dealing with. It looked like it was a work truck used by a crew of guys so probably not kept up well. I'll keep an eye out for an equally equipped 6.4l in better condition.

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Have you thought about looking in houston or Jackson? They're close and there's plenty of them around there.
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I have mine up for sale. I have a baby on the way and I'm wanting to get into something shorter. It's priced high I know, but that's just because I got tired or people offering 20k.

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that's pretty right there!

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Thanks! Love my truck, but I have a five year old now and a baby on the way. Not sure if want to be throwing them both up in the truck for the next five years! Guess I should have thought a little longer abour buying a lifted truck.

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