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post #1 of 24 Old 08-13-2007, 02:46 PM Thread Starter
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NEED HELP WITH DECISION!!

O.K. as most of you know I have a 97 350 CC LB 4x4, 5 speed, intake, TS 6pos chip and 5" mitre stacks. Everything else bone stock. What most of you don't know is that I also have an 04 250 XCab 4x4, auto, completely stock. 97 has nothing wrong with it, solid clean truck. 04 just got back from the dealership having gotten done the usual, Egr cooler, engine cooler, head gaskets yada yada yada. 3,000 miles later and the truck is still running like a champ, no problems whatsoever. My problem is one of them has to go. If you guys were in this similiar situation what would ya'll do??


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GRAND ROCK POWERFLOW STACK KIT W/5" MITRES
3.55 REARS, 3" DOWNPIPE, FPR SHIMMED WITH GAUGE

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your call..........you know which one!
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Um, can you sell the wife or something instead

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I like the OBS

Early 99 F350-Sold
01 Excursion-Sold
98.5 Cummins-Sold
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man thats a hard decision... how many miles on the trucks?
97 has 196,000 04 has 63,000.

HAHA the wife has to stay, I guess.

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Mileage is a big factor, but not really at the same time. I'm not a huge OBS fan (but do like them), and the possibilities with the 04 are greater. It's definitely a tough call for sure. I'd keep the 04, that's my $.02


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Sell the wifes Car.

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Sell the wifes Car.
HAHA I knew you would have the answer Logan!! NOT.

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