Troubles when trading in you 6.0 or 6.4?? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
General 6.7 Discussion General 6.7 Discussion

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 8 Old 09-05-2012, 02:18 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 231
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Thanks: 4
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Troubles when trading in you 6.0 or 6.4??

I was wondering if anyone had troubles when trading in their 6.0 or 6.4 I traded in my 6.0 about a month ago for a new 6.7 About 3 days later the dealer called asking if I had the old parts from my EGR Delete. They were begging for them. Since they treated me good I gave them the old parts. They said they can not sell that truck the way it had been changed. Then they admitted that if they knew it was like that they would not have excepted it as a trade in. They were cluless about the 6.0s reputation. I asked why in the world they would change it back when having a delete in my mind would be a good selling point. In Pennsylvania they can not sell a vehicle legally when emission equipment have been altered even though diesel engines do not need tested.. Well.... Yet..
Jason1Pa is offline  
post #2 of 8 Old 09-05-2012, 03:43 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 279
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jason1Pa View Post
I was wondering if anyone had troubles when trading in their 6.0 or 6.4 I traded in my 6.0 about a month ago for a new 6.7 About 3 days later the dealer called asking if I had the old parts from my EGR Delete. They were begging for them. Since they treated me good I gave them the old parts. They said they can not sell that truck the way it had been changed. Then they admitted that if they knew it was like that they would not have excepted it as a trade in. They were cluless about the 6.0s reputation. I asked why in the world they would change it back when having a delete in my mind would be a good selling point. In Pennsylvania they can not sell a vehicle legally when emission equipment have been altered even though diesel engines do not need tested.. Well.... Yet..
Same thing here, I live in SE Pa. After trading in my 05 Cummins, I got a call from my sales guy asking for the cat. I imagine this may have more to do with Pa than anything. Felt bad, if I knew it was a big deal, I would have kept it. My truck had been straight piped for a couple years and that puppy was long gone.

2011 F250 XLT CCSB, 6.7 PSD

jeffc is offline  
post #3 of 8 Old 09-05-2012, 06:42 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Rexter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: College Station
Posts: 189
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 1
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
federal regs... it's illegal to touch the emissions system to alter it.
Rexter is offline  
post #4 of 8 Old 09-05-2012, 06:50 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
RRF985's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Posts: 1,089
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Yes it doesn't matter on the state. They can not legally sell the vehicle if it's missing any emissions equipment which is why they were asking for all the parts back.

2013 Ford Fusion Titanium AWD, Deep Impact Blue


Totaled 12-26-12 It will be missed.
2006 F-250SD Lariat CCSB Dark Stone
-ARP head studs
-SCT SF3 w/ SRL+
-BPD Semi-bullet proof kit
-BPD FICM
-High Idle
-Edge Insight CS w/ EGT
-GlowShift Fuel Pressure gauge
-285/70/17 Toyo Open-Country A/T
-4" MBRP Turbo-back w/ cat-delete
-Randy Ellis bar w/ Hella 500s
RRF985 is offline  
post #5 of 8 Old 09-05-2012, 09:16 PM
Serving Our Country!

 
WD40's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Benton, AR
Posts: 2,318
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
Thanks: 9
Thanked 18 Times in 18 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
It's a Federal Law, and a dealer can not sale a car or truck that has been altered.
Doug

2006 Ford F-350 Crew Cab Lariat 4X2 PSD 6.0 TorqShift Automatic Transmission. Upfitter Switchers Chrome Door Handles,
Oxford White with lower part being Arizona Beige Metallic.
Creative Coating Sprayed in bed liner.
20K Reese 5th wheel hitch.
Mods. 4in. Silverline stainless steel exhaust
BD Diesel XMonitor
Bama ZooDad


35 HitchHiker
Is it time to go camping?

http://video.superdutydiesel.com/vid...200180b9bd.htm
EX-USN
Doug
WD40 is offline  
post #6 of 8 Old 09-07-2012, 06:06 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 279
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Good to know. Glad I've never been caught, just about every vehicle I've ever owned had modified exhaust. Eventually, the 2011 will get the treatment as well.

2011 F250 XLT CCSB, 6.7 PSD

jeffc is offline  
post #7 of 8 Old 09-07-2012, 01:12 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 231
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Thanks: 4
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I understand that its the law but I'm just surprised Ive never heard anything about getting turned down with a trade in. It seems to me that most trucks have some type of modification done.You would think the dealers would be looking right away for that. I was surprised that my Ford dealer didn't even know about the 6.0's reputation
Jason1Pa is offline  
post #8 of 8 Old 09-08-2012, 12:02 PM
Serving Our Country!

 
WD40's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Benton, AR
Posts: 2,318
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
Thanks: 9
Thanked 18 Times in 18 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
He knows all about it, he's just playing dumb.
Doug

2006 Ford F-350 Crew Cab Lariat 4X2 PSD 6.0 TorqShift Automatic Transmission. Upfitter Switchers Chrome Door Handles,
Oxford White with lower part being Arizona Beige Metallic.
Creative Coating Sprayed in bed liner.
20K Reese 5th wheel hitch.
Mods. 4in. Silverline stainless steel exhaust
BD Diesel XMonitor
Bama ZooDad


35 HitchHiker
Is it time to go camping?

http://video.superdutydiesel.com/vid...200180b9bd.htm
EX-USN
Doug
WD40 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome