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post #1 of 151 Old 05-12-2011, 12:55 PM Thread Starter
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Project Single Cab Short Bed(50%)Done!

I bought this truck from a very good friend of mine(who originally built it). Started life as a long bed 4x4 5.4 XL work beast. The truck now has a 6.0 in it(studded and egr delete thank God!). It has also been converted to 2wd and the newer(05-up)suspension. Also power everything and digital ac. Plenty more to come! This is going to be a fun project and it is a blast to drive. I am really liking this truck.


The bed and tailgate have been painted silver but the paint doesn't match too well. I plan on shaving the cab lights and getting the truck re-painted eventually.












Grille I added today



2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)



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I love it!!! But I might be a little biased on the color/wheels!!

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20" Harley Wheels 305/55/20 Nitto Terra Grapplers
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I love it!!! But I might be a little biased on the color/wheels!!
Thanks Billy, not use to driving a truck this practical.


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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Why do I have a feeling it won't stay "practical"? Lol

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Why do I have a feeling it won't stay "practical"? Lol
Good question Billy. It is definitely staying 2wd. Here is my to do list.
1. Take my built in radar out of my black truck and put it in this one
2. Sct tuner(still don't know what tunes to go with)
3. Edge CTS
4. Exhaust
5. DJM Lowering I-beams
6. Remove S H I T T Y Goodyear factory 20" Tires
7. Bilstein Shocks
8. Dynomat or some sort of sound deadening material
9. Painted Bumpers
10. Harley Grille
11. Harley Lights
12. Maybe Harley Emblems
13. HID's
14. Add Fog Lights
15. LED Dome Light
16. Led 3rd Brake Light
17. Oem Fend Flares(Already have the rears)
18. CCV Mod
19. Zoodad Mod
20. Traction Bars

And I am sure I am forgetting something


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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That sounds awesome dude! Love the truck! Wanna trade? lma0
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Thanks Jake. Already got a crew cab.

Here is how the truck use to look.
Minco-F250 Silver - paperwhite's Photos


2005 Ford Excursion 4x4 Limited(Current)
2006 F350 Crew Cab 6.0 Lifted 6",22's,SRL, Edge CTS(Totaled)
2003 F250 Crew Cab 6.0 Sonic Blue Sport 38s/20s(SOLD)
2001 F250 Crew Cab 7.3 w/ 08 Clip 37s/22x14s(SOLD)
2005 Excursion Limited 6.0 I.D. Tunes 38s/20s(SOLD)
2008 F350 Crew Cab 6.4 Job II 2.5" Leveling kit(SOLD)
2001 F250 Single Cab Short Bed Looney Tuned 6.0 Conversion Studded/EGR Delete(SOLD)


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Wow looks totally different!
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That truck has undergone a major transformation already. I cant wait to see what you have in store. Nice project!
Definitely keep the HD wheels. Those wheels are perfect for that truck.
Maybe a 2wd swb Harley Truck????

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